The Best Way To Get Out Of The X-Guard By Isaque Bahiense

Today we are going to see the best way to get out of the x-guard by Isaque Bahiense. He is 21 years old and the new promising star from Alliance in Sao Paulo. He recently received his black belt from Fabio Gurgel. Last year he won the Worlds as a brown belt in the middleweight Read more about The Best Way To Get Out Of The X-Guard By Isaque Bahiense[…]

A Calf Lock From X-Guard By Mike Cusi

Today we are going to see a calf lock from x-guard by Mike Cusi. He is a black belt under Roy Harris. He currently trains under Cobrinha. I just gave a seminar here at Stronghold Jiu-jitsu Academy in East Lake, San Diego. A calf lock is a compression lock that involves pressing the calf of Read more about A Calf Lock From X-Guard By Mike Cusi[…]

How Do You Know When A BJJ Academy Is Right For You

Today I’m going to talk about how do you know when a BJJ academy is right for you. I received this question from John R. The reason John asked this question is because he sometimes feels his jiu-jitsu isn’t improving. First, I want to talk about finding out if a BJJ academy is right for you. Read more about How Do You Know When A BJJ Academy Is Right For You[…]

How To Get Out Of The One Leg X-Guard

Today we are going to see how to get out of the one leg x-guard by Isaque Bahiense. He is 21 years old and the new promising star from Alliance in Sao Paulo. He recently received his black belt from Fabio Gurgel. Last year he won the Worlds as a brown belt in the middleweight Read more about How To Get Out Of The One Leg X-Guard[…]

BJJ Adult Beginner Classes

How To Sweep The Bigger/Stronger Opponent by Mansher “Munchie” Khera

In 2013 I arrived in NYC to begin training and teaching at Marcelo Garcia’s Academy. I was unsure of what to expect; living in a new city, new country, new academy. On top of the normal worries that come with a new job and moving to a new place to live, I was nervous if Read more about How To Sweep The Bigger/Stronger Opponent by Mansher “Munchie” Khera[…]

BJJ Adult Beginner Classes

How To Sweep The Bigger/Stronger Opponent by Mansher "Munchie" Khera

In 2013 I arrived in NYC to begin training and teaching at Marcelo Garcia’s Academy. I was unsure of what to expect; living in a new city, new country, new academy. On top of the normal worries that come with a new job and moving to a new place to live, I was nervous if Read more about How To Sweep The Bigger/Stronger Opponent by Mansher "Munchie" Khera[…]

From Deep Half Guard to X Guard by Pan-Ams No-Gi Double Gold Champion 2016 (Jonathan Satava)

Many times people ask me if I like to go to X-Guard from Half-Guard. I like X-Guard, it’s a great position, but it’s not my favorite, it’s not the one I feel the most confident and comfortable to sweep. So normally I use the X-Guard only when it happens to me, I try to not Read more about From Deep Half Guard to X Guard by Pan-Ams No-Gi Double Gold Champion 2016 (Jonathan Satava)[…]