sweeps

Pile Through Everyone With The Bulldozer Butterfly Guard Sweep

he task of sweeping people in Jiu-Jitsu is a difficult one, particularly against seasoned grapplers that have spent years in the sport. Sweeps have underlying principles that whoever holds top position knows of, and can use to prevent the bottom person from sweeping. Moreover, different guards offer different sweeping directions and options, and that also …

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An Overview Of The Most Effective Overhead Jiu-Jitsu Sweeps

Sweeps are not a simple thing to get in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. We often take them for granted, but they do pose a real challenge to execute on people that have grappling experience. Apart from lots and lots of techniques, there are also lots of conceptual ways to approach sweeps. The trick is, all of these …

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BJJ Bear Trap Leg Locks – The Forgotten Ashi Garami

Outside Ashi Garami, straight Ashi Garami, 50/50, Honeyhole, Inside Senkaku, Game over, Truck… The list of leg locking positions just goes on and on and on. All of them work, although some work way better than others. For that reason, people usually flock to stuff like the Inside Senkaku AKA Honeyhole given the success rate …

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BJJ Basics – Hip Bump Sweep Attacks Combination

Never underestimate the BJJ basics! HAve you ever heard the phrase “advanced basics”? As conflicting as it may sound it is how high-level BJJ works. Fancy innovative moves and positions are by all means very effective. However, one thing they have in common is an expiry date. As soon as people figure out how to …

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