Starter Strategy for Bottom Guard Closed

  1. Sit Up
    1. Hip Sweep
    2. Technical Stand Up
      1. Countering the Single Leg
  2. Pull Down
    1. Underhook, Flank to Arm Triangle
    2. Underhook, Flank to Top Mount Back
  3. Spin Round
    1. Spinning Sweep
    2. Spin to Arm Bar
  4. Guard Open Level
    1. Scissor Sweep
    2. Triangle Choke
  5. Guard Open Unlevel
    1. Double Ankle Sweep
    2. Sit Up Deep Seated Spinning Sweep

Drilling

From Top Clinch Front, pull to guard closed.
Release/Reset with technical stand up.

Guard Pull with 2 on 1 Back Take

Using an arm cradle from clinch-front to pull guard and take the mount-back.

Takedowns from Top Hind Clinch


Stephan Kesting demonstrates four takedowns from the top hind clinch (rear clinch, back clinch).
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Continuous Back Mount Drill by Levi Mowles

Continuous Rear Mount Drill
by Levi Mowles

BJJ Jiu-Jitsu grappler, Levi Mowles, demonstrates a continuous back mount drill that includes a shoulder-roll entry and arm-lever counter.


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