Tag: Techniques

Using the Kimura to Sweep, Control and Submit

Andrew Raynor When I first learned the Kimura, over 15 years ago, it was as a simple jiu jitsu submission from the closed-guard. As my journey into the art has progressed and my understanding increased, I have found it fascinating to discover that there is really so much more to this hold. Not only can it be used […]

Using the Kimura to Sweep, Control and Submit

Andrew Raynor When I first learned the Kimura, over 15 years ago, it was as a simple jiu jitsu submission from the closed-guard. As my journey into the art has progressed and my understanding increased, I have found it fascinating to discover that there is really so much more to this hold. ‘How I got my BJJ Black […]

Using the Kimura to Sweep, Control and Submit

Andrew Raynor When I first learned the Kimura, over 15 years ago, it was as a simple jiu jitsu submission from the closed-guard. As my journey into the art has progressed and my understanding increased, I have found it fascinating to discover that there is really so much more to this powerful hold. This attack might just be […]

How to Pass the de la Riva Guard

Andrew Raynor The de la Riva guard is one of the trickiest guards to deal with in jiu jitsu. It is an aggressive and technical position that offers many attacking options and can allow the guard player to quickly create an angle on the player trying to pass. This video which was featured on This Week […]

How to Pass the de la Riva Guard

Andrew Raynor The de la Riva guard is one of the trickiest guards to deal with in jiu jitsu. It is an aggressive and technical position that offers many attacking options and can allow the guard player to quickly create an angle on the player trying to pass. This video which was featured on This Week […]

3-Phase Arm Bar from Closed Guard

Andrew Raynor The arm-lock from closed guard was one of the first moves I ever learned. Just when I think I have it mastered, somebody comes along and teaches me a couple of little details that refine and improve it. This video shows a sequence that takes you from the initial attack into a response […]