BJJ Kimura Attack Sequence

Using the Kimura to Sweep, Control and Submit

  When I first learned the Kimura, over 15 years ago, it was as a simple jiu jitsu submission from the closed-guard. As my journey into the art has...
jiu jitsu escape side mount

High-Percentage Side Mount Escape

Getting out of an opponent's side mount is one of the most important defensive skills in brazilian jiu-jitsu. For many beginners being on the...
half guard knee shield pass

How to Beat the Half-Guard Knee Shield

The knee-shield can be an extremely frustrating position to deal with, but when you understand which problem you are trying to solve, it becomes...
Side Mount Side Control BJJ Grappling

Make Your Side Control Feel Twice as Heavy

The Side Mount (or 'Side Control') was one of my favourite positions in the early stages of my Jiu-Jitsu. As my game developed though, I...
My favorite BJJ sweep part one

My Favorite Sweep – Part 1

This is the first part of a lovely sweep combination that I've caught many guys with. I learned it from Richard Martin, one of England's...