Tag Archives: NAGA

Back take from turtle guard

Simple and very effective way to take the back when your opponent is in the turtle/referee position. Hope you guys enjoy this technique. Please subscribe you our YouTube channel.

10 Reasons Why I Practice Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

My decade of 40 is nearing its end and it’s been a great ten years of learning and growing. I got divorced. I battled breast cancer. I married the love of my life. I became a certified yoga teacher. I

Why do I compete in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu?

Hello everyone,   ​For those who do not know, I am Michael Rethmeyer, 37 years old, professional martial artist, married and father of three children. ​I would like to tell you my story, for the 2016-year, and I hope it

Win your Jiu-Jitsu matches via “KATA GURUMA”!!!!

I have been training this modified “Kata Guruma” or “Fireman carry” throw (NOTE: 1:02min in the video) in GI and in NO-GI since 2006. I successfully executed this powerful throw in several occasions during my competitions. I highly recommend this

Master Wendell Alexander Seminar – April 20 – 10am – 2pm – BJJ Lifestyle Academy

April 20 seminar @ BJJ Lifestyle Academy with Master Wendell Alexander (cofounder of Team Nova União, Jose Aldo and BJ Penn coach! He also invented a lot of innovative positions like the butterfly guard and X-Guard!!!!)..$50 up front…$60 at the

Move of the Week – GI Ankle Pick

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Move of the Week – Standing Lapel Wrist Lock

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Move of the Week – Counter Armbar from Guard

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