Monthly Archives: August 2013

Single Underhook Pass

  The single underhook pass was one of the first guard passes that I ever learned. Over the years I have modified it and made it my own. This personalization process happens with everyone as they figure out the unique … Continue reading

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Living Well in the Grappling Community

Rivalries have always existed between martial arts gyms, dojos, or academies. As a life-long martial artist who has studied many different styles I’ve seen this throughout the years. When I was younger and not in charge of my own Academy, … Continue reading

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How to Be a Good Training Partner

Good training partners help each other get better. They challenge each, push each other, and don’t let each other slack off. On the other hand they value the safety of their partners over any gym ‘win’ or technique. Safety is … Continue reading

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