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BJJ, choke, grips, Jiu Jitsu, loop choke, rolls, Travis Stevens -

It's always good to be adding new weapons to your submissioin arsenal.  If you're looking for a solid gi choke submission that has plenty of different variations that can be secured from a wide variety of positions, then look no further than the loop choke.   Once you have a firm grasp on the key details of the loop choke, you will find that it is one of the strongest and quickest submissions you can land on your training partners and opponents.  When the technique is broken down and analyzed you will find that it is a perfect blend of...

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Back Attacks, bjj, Bow & Arrow Choke, Bow and Arrow, Choke, Chokes, Collar Chokes, jiu jitsu -

Knowing how to attack from the back is one of the most important elements of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.  If you get to someone’s back you have a massive advantage so it would be a shame not to capitalize on it.  Before learning back attacks, you need to learn how to control the back, if you are still having difficulty with back control check out our article “Take the Back, Keep the Back.” Moving forward, there are many advantages to the gi when it comes to back attacks. It is easier to finish your opponent from the back in the gi...

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BJJ, bjjfanatics, Choke, Chokes, Closed Guard, jiu jitsu, Submisison, Submission, Submission Chains -

In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu it is vital to establish a well-rounded and complete bjj game.  What are we referring to when we say complete?  This means that you want to have a dangerously good guard, good passing, and good submissions.  You don’t want to be a one trick pony. If you want to start to develop your game as a whole, check out our article “Developing your BJJ Game.” This is contradicting to some of the things we have expressed in other articles like “Developing a good bjj game fast.”  We stress that it is better to be good at...

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BJJ, Choke, Jiu Jitsu, Submissions, Technique, Von Flue Choke -

Image of MMA fighter applying the von flue choke during a match
Ever hear of the Von Flue choke?  This is a choke that has become popular due to its use in MMA fights that is executed on an opponent that stubbornly holds onto a guillotine choke even when they are in bottom side control.  It’s a highly effective and unorthodox technique that many practitioners don’t even […]

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BJJ, Bow and Arrow, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Choke, Grappling, Submission Grappling, Uncategorized -

In Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, just as in Judo, gi chokes are great ways of attacking an opponent. They provide a painful and effective way of choking opponent, using an opponent’s collar or lapel to cut off blood to the brain. Out of all the gi chokes, the first one I learned is still my favorite. […]

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