Who says size matters? Pt 4 – The Final Chapter

In pt 4 of our series on being the big guy in your gym, I offer 3 of my favorite submissions that every big guy Jiu Jitsu player should know. Even if you are the small guy at your gym, I suggest learning all three of this submissions as they are fundamental subs that should be part … Continue reading Who says size matters? Pt 4 – The Final Chapter

Mounted Americana to the Arm Triangle

I like combinations. Last night at 10th Planet Van Nuys I taught this combination in my fundamentals class. As I have mentioned before attacking your opponents with different submission combinations is a great way to keep your opponent guessing and cause them to make a mistake. In the video below the Gracie brothers demonstrate a slick arm triangle that … Continue reading Mounted Americana to the Arm Triangle

Americana from the Mount

Again this week at  10th Planet Van Nuys we are focusing on mount. As your mount control starts to improve you will notice that your ability to apply submissions will also improve. In the video below the Gracie brothers break down the Americana from the mount. This is one of my favorite subs from the mount … Continue reading Americana from the Mount