Standing Principles to Takedown Options9:28m
In this seminar held at Excel Jiu Jitsu in Oceanside, California, Chris demonstrates key principles of standing techniques, covering details on hip control, grips, stance, and transitions to body locks. He also provides instruction on a basic hip throw, a counter to the hip throw, and collapsing takedown options.
Armbar Seminar with Melissa19:51m
During this 2016 seminar in Frankfurt Germany, Melissa goes over various ways to drill an armbar from the guard position including climbing, swinging, cross clamp, and flash. There are many fine points and details in this video to help improve your control and allow you to better set up and finish the armbar.
Becuase it Starts on Your Feet Part I30:16m
During the November 2022 Seminar in Jakarta, Indonesia, Chris instructs base and posture for a street, sport and art applicable stance. Many principles are revealed in this seminar including connecting hips to grips, keeping your hands up, entry to clinch, owning the hips and transitioning to the hip throw. He explains the concept of the collapsing takedown which is especially good for the aging athlete. Trust your hips!!
The L Principle10:56m
Looking to keep your opponent from passing your guard? BJJ Black Belt Melissa Haueter has got you covered with her signature "L Principle". This drilling video is perfect for beginners or black belts alike, this simple principle will help keep your opponent frustrated when attempting to pass. So whether you're just starting out or looking to add another tool to your arsenal, be sure to check out this video.
More Closed Guard Details14:30m
Continuing his seminar across the pond, Chris breaks down his strategies and techniques when your opponent is in your closed guard. He covers breaking your opponent down, keeping them from standing up, and don't forget your ABC's (Always Be Choking)!
Three Passing Postures15:17m
In this video of his seminar series, Chris covers the three main passing postures in BJJ and how to control your opponent's hands, head, and hips. He also includes additional closed guard theory. This is essential information for any BJJ practitioner, so be sure to check it out!
Bent Arm Attacks – Part III8:51m
In part two of his seminar on bent arm attacks, Chris continues his instruction on how to attack your opponent's arms. This video focuses explicitly on the americana.
Bent Arm Attacks – Part II9:41m
In part two of his seminar on bent arm attacks, Chris continues his series on attacks on your opponent's arms. This video focuses explicitly on kimura details while your opponent is in your closed guard.
Bent Arm Attacks15:15m
Watch the premier episode of our new Seminar Series. Bent arm attacks are a great technique to add to your arsenal and can be used both offensively and defensively. Chris provides a master class on how to apply bent arm attacks and also includes some of the finer points on the body mechanics that make these techniques work.