Professor Victoria Trueb shows how to set up a Lasso/De La Riva Sweep that is sure to knock your opponent on their butt and land you in the top mount position or potentially with a sweet triangle submission. Victoria earned her Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt in 2017 and trains under the tutelage of Roberto Traven. She holds a Masters Degree in Exercise Science from Georgia … [Read more...] about Open Guard Lasso to De La Riva Sweep to Mount or Triangle.
A NEWCOMERS GUIDE TO THE BJJ WORLD The routine of running an academy goes well beyond the mat, from staff to operations to marketing. The tracking of all that happens and needs to happen for a business to survive, sustain and flourish is, to say the least, somewhat time consuming. Yet, by isolating the aspect of the teaching and the mentoring of students (my favorite part) I … [Read more...] about A NEWCOMERS GUIDE TO THE BJJ WORLD
Jesse Hauch is a purple belt under Bruno Frazatto, representing Atos Jiu Jitsu. Jesse has been training Jiu Jitsu for about 5 years and has found her home with Team Frazatto. Jesse is a multiple IBJJF champion at blue belt, closing out her blue belt career with five straight gold medals and a podium promotion to purple on October 5, 2018 at the Charlotte IBJJF Open. Wanting to … [Read more...] about Sneaky Set up to Triangle from Jesse Hauch
Written By: Natalie Whitson Kim has trained in martial arts more than 26 years, including more than 16 years in Jiu Jitsu. She started through her son needing self-defense skills in a non-team format. Kim liked the instructor at her son’s club so started Karate (Tenshin-kai style) there. The UFC was just beginning in those days, and those matches introduced Kim to Jiu … [Read more...] about Kim Ferguson 10th Planets 1st Female Black Belt
Professor Denise Houle out of Atlanta, GA shows a favorite guard recovery drill she likes to drill on a regular basis. If you start to add recovery drills to your game you can really increase your timing and begin to recover your guard much quicker and more effectively. https://youtu.be/1s_4k7OFxSk … [Read more...] about Denise Houle Shows a favorite Guard Recovery Drill