Monthly Archives: June 2007
Passing the spider guard could be a frustrating task. A lot of energy could be wasted achieving nothing. Below you will find one good way to pass the spider guard. Notice how little does he say about the grips. We … Continue reading
Basic Triangle Set Up from Spider Guard Counter to “Toreando” from Spider Guard
Now that you guys have a better understanding of the basics, lets learn how to sweep from anywhere in the spider guard. Knee on Belly Sweep Variation 2 Ankle Picker Spider Guard Sweep Kimura Spider Guard Sweep
The “Spider Guard” is a guard that heavily relies on the Gi. Its strengths lie in all the angles, twist and turns that it produces. So far it has been less successful in No-Gi situations. I believe in developing my … Continue reading
HEEL HOOKS In my opinion one of the most devastating submissions are neck or spine cranks. These submissions can put someone in a wheel chair for the rest of their life. Nevertheless this rarely occurs due to the amount of … Continue reading
Nino does umaplata ad ADCC 2001. Umaplata when the guy stands up as we saw in class. Backward umaplata sweep when the guy stands up.
This is the very simple omaplata we discussed in class in case you forgot Margarida vs. Nino (this is a history lesson). Watch an omaplata on competition. This two guys are one of the best ever to hit the sport.