You may think that Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is not that dissimilar to some other martial arts however this is not accurate. While other forms teach you to fight effectively when you’re standing up, this one will help you be able to subdue an opponent when you are on the ground.
When you are overpowered by your opponent, drop to the floor since this is likely to make them think that they have beaten you. This is the most effective position for one Brazilian Jiu Jitsu technique referred to as the guard.
What you really are seeking to achieve here is keep your challenger down utilizing your legs so you hinder him from hitting, pinning or mounting you.
To be in the dominant position, attempt the arm drag to arm bar maneuver by way of pulling their sleeves in one hand towards you.
Hook a single hand beneath the opponent’s leg and control his head with the other hand. Shift your hips out to make space and also circle your hand towards the front of the opponent’s face then move your leg over the opponent’s face. Arch slightly to apply the arm bar as this is the best way to trap the opponent’s arm keeping this tight to your body using your tricep.
When this is accomplished, you’re able to do anything you want with them like punch them in the upper body. This can only be carried out when you have strong legs and hips.
A further technique you should do is mount the defender using the shoulder wrench to arm lock combination.
While sitting on one side of your competitor, you pin one arm to the floor then execute the upward shoulder wrench. It’s only natural for your competitor to resist so secure the other arm by means of taking hold of his trap. Ensure your rear knee is high, near his head and that the body weight is over his pinned hand. Last of all, swing over to one side and sit back to complete your straight arm bar.
Should he escape, you may use the scarf fold to knee lock.
First, you reach over your opponent’s head and lock it in between your armpit utilizing both your hands clasped together. Because their legs are free, stop it by placing your foot against the inside of your opponent’s thigh.
Bring the leg that’s nearest to the ground nearer to you in order to preserve close hip to hip contact. Now cross your ankles, squeeze their knees together and control their heel. Don’t fail to arch to apply pressure against your opponent’s knee joint.
There are many ground to ground techniques one can learn in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. You’ll discover every one to be very helpful in close quarter combat so practice it consistently until you get it right. Understanding it might just help to make you win your next competition or perhaps save your life in case your life is in danger.
The ground fighting techniques mentioned should only be done with the direct supervision of a qualified pro. If you fool around with it in your own home, you might do harm to someone or maybe even injure yourself.
If you wish to study Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, go to your local gymnasium and see if they’re offering lessons. It is available to individuals who have or don’t have any martial arts backgrounds but are willing to learn exactly what this is all about.