We look at some attack combinations from the closed guard starting with a cutting armbar. Then we move to an armbar attack as well as a one hook sweep all set up from the initial cutting armbar attack.
Mark Christie paid another visit to the gym and covered some armbar basics and details that he likes to use. Mark initially goes over the basics of an armbar from the mount position. He then covers the counter when opponent tucks their elbow in and you’ve lost the arm and attack the other arm. Lastly a sneaky armbar from top …
Revisiting armbars from the mount/side mount and side control positions and going over some extra details to help with success rate.
Another combo from the closed guard start. Armbar from guard to a pendulum sweep / flower sweep and triangle opportunities. Works well together.
Second session of the week opening up with a revision on basic crossover guard and a few new details. And then looked at two submissions (armbar & triangle) that can happen depending on if opponent leaves their arms between your legs.
We started off looking at two other transitions to get the back starting from front head arm position. Then we re-visited the rear naked choke but this time adding in the tactic of tying up one arm. After that we covered the headarm choke and armbar from the back position.