Half Guard Encyclopedia by Leonardo Nogueira
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Upgrade Your Half Guard By Adding Battle Tested Sweeps, Controls, Transitions, Submissions, And More With Leonardo Nogueira!
- Use consistent methods to regain your half guard from a variety of disadvantageous positions including multiple forms of head control.
- Learn multiple variations of half guard including deep half, knee shield, reverse half, half butterfly and more!
- Counter guard passes with last second sweeps that catch your opponent by surprise.
- Stay on the attack with fight-ending submissions that work against the upper body as well as your opponent’s legs!
- Leo Nogueira provides a half guard masterclass in this 8-part series!!
|Half Guard Recovery From Top Control - Front Underhook Escape||3:50|
|Head Control Escape 1||16:12|
|Head Control Escape 2||23:47|
|Head Control Escape 3||28:59|
|Reverse Cross Face||32:51|
|Reverse Underhook 1||38:06|
|Reverse Underhook 2||44:30|
|Double Leg Escape||50:01|
|Under Over Defense||56:40|
|Double Underhook Escape||1:01:41|
|Sweeps From The Waist Tight - Back Transition||0|
|Taking Down (Dog Fight)||11:25|
|Flipping Over With Scoop Grip||22:25|
|Waisted Tight From Scoop Grip - Flipping Over||32:07|
|Circle Motion Sweep||46:32|
|Half Butterfly - Half Butterfly Sweep||0|
|Butterfly Sweep Opposite Direction||6:19|
|Arm Across Half Guard - Arm Across Big Step||10:04|
|Arm Across Big Step 2||15:09|
|Sweeps From Head Control - Step Over Sweep||17:30|
|Sweep From The Frame||23:24|
|Reverse Crossface Counter||27:16|
|Sweeps From Reverse Underhook - Cross Face Sweep||31:54|
|Counter For Knee Cut - Single Leg Sweep||39:15|
|Single Leg Sweep Standing Up||45:03|
|Single Leg Sweep Far Sleeve||51:25|
|Single Leg Sweep Flipping Over||55:12|
|Knee Bump Sweep||58:23|
|Roll Over Sweep Knee Shield||1:02:26|
|Deep Half Guard - Entry/No Grip Sweep||0|
|Rolling Under Sweep||8:35|
|Back Take Sweep||15:38|
|Back To The Tight Waist Series||22:28|
|Simple X Guard Sweep||33:35|
|Far Side X Guard Sweep||40:13|
|Sleeve Sweep (Pudim De Leite)||0|
|Sleeve Sweep Rolling Over (Pudim De Leite)||8:00|
|Sleeve Sweep Turkish Standing||14:30|
|Sleeve Sweep Modified Be Faria Sweep||21:14|
|Scissor Sweep From Under Hook||27:00|
|Bernardo Faria Sweep||33:03|
|Emergency Sweep From Underhook||38:09|
|Cross Collar Sweep||44:15|
|Cross Color Turkish Sweep||51:25|
|Double Lapel Sweep||56:13|
|Modified Bernardo Faria Sweep 2.0||1:00:52|
|Submissions From The Half Guard - Kimura Following With A Sweep||0|
|Straight Arm Lock/Armbar||6:42|
|Knee Bar From Deep Half||39:32|
|Far Leg Knee Bar/ Big Toe Hold Sub||45:25|
|Omoplata ,gogó Plata , Arm Crunch , Wristlock, Triangle||52:59|
|Reverse Half Guard - Simple Hook Sweep||0|
|Wrapping The Neck Sweep||7:35|
|Double Under Lapel Sweep||13:24|
|Reverse Under Hook Back Take||18:04|
|Reverse Under Hook Sweep With Follow Up Back Take||22:39|
|Half Guard Sweeping With The Knee Shield - Rodrigo Cavaca Sweep||27:47|
|Over The Head Sweep With Collar||41:41|
|Half Guard From Everywhere - Side Control||0|
|Knee On The Belly||5:09|
|Open Guard On The Knee||22:34|
|Stand Open Guard||25:14|
|Half Guard Counterattacks - Waisted Tight Defense Counter||27:31|
|Deep Half Guard Jumping Over Head||31:38|
|Step To Invert Half Guard||34:41|
|Under Over Pass (Tornado Sweep)||38:37|
|Under Over Drag||42:51|
|Under Over Cross Drag||46:20|
|Weave And Cradle Pass Counter||49:35|
|Half Guard Pulls From Feet - Arm Pull/collar Side Pull||53:34|
|Failed Take Down||57:15|
|Lock Down Control||59:16|
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What Will You Learn?
Half Guard can be seen as the last line of defense before your opponent passes the guard. 2x World Champion Leonardo Nogueira looks to provide a perspective shift by making the half guard one of your go-to positions instead of a last ditch effort. The half guard is one of the most popular positions at the highest levels of the sport. It is a position that has an ample amount of controls, sweep attacks, transitions, variations, and more!
Leo provides a masterclass on this MUST-HAVE guard across this 8-part series. The series starts off by teaching you how to use half guard to get out of some of the toughest positions in BJJ. Leo breaks down how to dismantle multiple forms of head control as well as the dreaded cross face. A major key to succeeding with half guard is fighting off your opponent’s head control attempts. Leo takes this a step further by defending the head control and transitioning directly into a wide variety of half guard based positions.
Go down the half guard rabbit hole with Nogueira’s endless half guard offense. Leo’s system allows you to outflank and out position your opponent while working towards consistent methods to secure the sweep. With the Half Guard Encyclopedia you’ll be able to work out from under your opponent’s pressure passing attempts and attack the back, or work your way to deep half open up a new frontier of offense! If you are looking to make the half guard a formidable offensive weapon instead of a last ditch effort to keep your guard, then The Half Guard Encyclopedia is for you!