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The kesa gatame position…it can be tricky. It is a suffocating and uncomfortable position to be stuck in. While you do see it used by Jiu Jitsu competitors, it is huge with Judoka and Wrestlers. The name, kesa gatame comes from Judo. It is a position in Judo used for pins and some submission techniques. […]

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BJJ, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Grappling, Jiu Jitsu, Martial Arts, Mount Escape, Position Escape, Position Escapes, Submission Grappling, Upa Escape -

coreyjiujitsu
The upa escape. The upa escape is the first mount escape that any white belt should learn. It is a completely fundamental escape that allows its user to get out of a horrible position and go into his opponent’s guard to work a pass. The thing is, when first learning the upa, you might be […]

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BJJ, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Grappling, Jiu Jitsu, Kneebar, Leg Attacks, Leg Locks, Martial Arts, Position Escapes, Submission Grappling, Submission Wrestling, Submissions, Turtle Position -

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The turtle position…I talk a lot about how to attack someone who is using the position, but I do not get a chance to talk about the attacks you have from there. While there aren’t as many ways of attacking from the turtle, the attacks you can use to defend from it can be pretty […]

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BJJ, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Grappling, Guard Sweeps, Jiu Jitsu, Martial Arts, North-South, North-South Escape, North-South Position, Position Escapes, Submission Grappling, Submission Wrestling -

northsouth
The north-south position can be a difficult nut to crack. Nobody ever just accidentally ends up there. Usually someone will get caught there due to a scramble, or possibly from a good, strong guard pass. But one thing is for sure. You do not want to end up there. If you stay there, because you […]

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BJJ, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Deep Half Guard, Grappling, Guard, Jiu Jitsu, Martial Arts, No Gi, Position Escapes, Side Control Escape, Submission Grappling -

guardretention
Being stuck in side control is one of the worst feeling spots in all of Jiu Jitsu. The shoulder pressure on your face, the weight of your opponent and all of the possibilities of getting submitted from the position makes it a terrible place to be. That’s where your escapes come into play. If you […]

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