This is the revised and expanded edition of the first book of its kind on the fastest growing martial art in the world, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. What makes this book unique is its focus and concentration on one particular aspect of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, passing the guard.
Passing the Guard is the first instructional guidebook devoted exclusively to the range of skills needed to pass the guard. Topics covered are: fundamentals, passing from the knees, passing from the feet, submissions while passing the guard, defenses and counters to attacks from the guard, the half guard, the turtle position, and drills.
This revised and expanded second edition of Passing the Guard is full of improvements:
100+ new pages
1600+ new photos
2400+ photos in all
70+ guard passes
too many details to count
thumbnail pictorial flowcharts
The techniques are presented with step by step multiple angle photo sequencing accompanied by detailed, informative text.
Among the hundred plus new pages and 1600 plus new photographs are loads of new details and techniques.Thumbnail summaries of each chapter’s techniques allow you to see how the moves related to one another with ease, giving you the big picture.
Passing the Guard employs a revolutionary approach to martial books. Multiple camera angles show you all the important details. Intuitive picture flow makes Passing the Guard a visual learners delight. Detailed text descriptions explain what pictures alone cannot.