Since we spent the last few days looking at Heel Hooks I thought it would be important to revisit this old post. As I mentioned several times over the past few days safety is my number one priority when playing with Heel Hooks. In the article below I share some of my rules that I follow … Continue reading To Play Heel Hooks Or To Not Play Heel Hooks… (Revisited)
Choosing the right Jiu Jitsu school can be the most important decision a person can make when they decided they want to train. Choosing the right school can be the difference between obtaining your black belt and quitting. One thing that we like to pride ourselves on at 10th Planet Van Nuys is our high retention … Continue reading Why Should I Train At 10th Planet Van Nuys?
Recently I had the pleasure of teaching my 10th Planet Van Nuys Fundamentals class a few leg locks. Since this was a fundamentals class I spent most of my time focusing on the smaller details of leg locks that most of the time are overlooked. Many Jiu Jitsu players want to use a cool set up … Continue reading Leg Lock Basics – How To Have A Killer Toe Hold