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Archive Monthly Archives: December 2016

Kimura Trap System Seminar at Drysdale Jiu Jitsu – 2/17/2017

I have just confirmed my first seminar in Las Vegas with none other than ADCC 2007 Absolute World Champion Robert Drysdale. I actually competed with him in that tournament and was the only person to not get submitted by him (I lost in overtime by a take down in a close match). I am looking […]

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Preventing A Rear Naked Choke is Easy – Choke Yourself First!

That title might sound like a gimmick, but it is absolutely true. I have had about 80 pro grappling matches in my career, and I have only suffered 5 submission losses. 4 of them were rear naked chokes, but none of those were done from the back mount with hooks in. You might be wondering […]

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The Reverse Kimura Sweep Setups

The Reverse Kimura is a weird grip from the closed guard that while difficult to finish as a submission, it is very easy to sweep from. In this video, I show you how we can use it to execute all of our basic guard sweeps, such as the Flower Sweep, Elevator Sweep, Scissor Sweep, and […]

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A Bucket List Item I Can Scratch Off My List

Since I started diving about 2 years ago, I have been wanting to see a whale shark. Sharing the water with a giant beast of up to 30 feet would be something to remember. I have tried several times when I went diving in Belize and Bali, but lady luck wasn’t feeling giving on those […]

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