The Guillotine choke is one of those moves that is both extremely simple and quite complex. It's easy to do it badly and tap out weak or inexperienced opponents, but at the higher levels, there are key details that cannot be overlooked.
In this first video, first-degree jiu-jitsu black belt, Adam R. Stacey explains the correct mechanics for the guillotine choke paying careful attention to some important microdetails.
Carrying directly on from the first video, first-degree jiu-jitsu black belt, Adam demonstrates how to utilise these guillotine choke microdetails when applying the guillotine from the top half guard position.
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