Jiu-Jitsu Talk: A Beginner’s Mind

Having a beginner's mind is essential to your success in Jiu-Jitsu.  Never lose the sense of curiosity and wonder.  When you're new to the gentle art everything is overwhelmingly awesome.  It's like seeing the world through the eyes of a 3 year old.  Arm bars are amazing...chokes are incredible... it's all so new and exciting.... Continue Reading →

More Neck Attacks!

  More great entries with the HeadLopper Choke!  I show a new version of a turtle set up along with a nice standing version as well.  This choke is very sneaky and very effective.  But like any technique you have to earn your way to "judgement".  Often times we watch a move on video and... Continue Reading →

Hip Bump Triangle 2.0

I have always been a big fan of the hip bump sweep.  If you have followed me for a while you'll notice it's a big part of my game.  I use it as a sweep... a set up for triangles / omoplata's and so much more.  I recently added this little trick to my attack... Continue Reading →

No Gi Snake in the Grass Choke!

Here's one of my favorite chokes - The Snake in the Grass Choke!  This is a fun little choke that works for both gi and no gi. Pay attention to the grip structure as that's the real "secret sauce" of the technique.  Be sure to check out my newest instructional the BONEBREAKER!  Available now as... Continue Reading →

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