I have returned to what, in many ways, is one of my true loves and main Obsessions. Grappling gives me a sense of satisfaction that almost nothing else delivers. I spent 45 minutes drilling one simple sequence in a gym that seemed to be about 130 degrees and couldn’t be happier!
Since this blog is about keeping tabs of where I’m at as well as trying to provide content of interest to others, allow me to present one of the sweeps I saw demonstrated from the de la Riva guard!
Nothing is ever static in jits, even when you’re on the defensive. This is a very active position and you’re constantly attacking the opponent’s base and threatening a sweep or throw.
Here are some tips straight from the source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=00YeBJBS9Eo