Lockdown your next opponent and smash your way through the guard with one of Australia’s best black belts and coaches, Lachlan Giles’s six-volume body lock encyclopedia. Learn what makes the body lock one of jiu-jitsu’s most important passes from one of the top no-gi grapplers on Earth. With step-by-step breakdowns, concepts and principles, narrated footage of live sparring with body locks, and combinations for any possibility, this is a complete system that shows every detail you need to win.
Lachlan Giles is one of the most sought after instructors on BJJ Fanatics, thanks to his teaching style. He’s a thorough, detail-oriented instructor who is responsible for teaching such grappling talents as Craig Jones. Lachlan is also an amazing competitor, including recently representing BJJ Fanatics at the debut Kinektic event and submitting FIVE FIGHTERS IN A ROW without ever leaving the mat! He’s a 3-time ADCC veteran with a wealth of no-gi grappling knowledge that he packs into this series.
The body lock is one of the most powerful passing positions in grappling. By locking up your opponent, you can pin and trap their hips, letting you systematically work your way through their guard while you really limit their options. Now you can learn how to pin, pressure, and pass through any guard with this full-service instructional system. Every entry, pass, and counter is here for you across six volumes based all around how you can add this one attack to your arsenal and see huge results.
Lachlan breaks the body lock down into its main parts, then focuses on each part in turn so that you can build the pass to be bulletproof. Secure the lock, clear the knee line, and finish your pass with surgical precision, and learn what to do against all of the most common counters and defenses. With everything from fundamental concepts to technical sequences that will pass through even the most stubborn guards, there is tons here for all levels of grappler.
From the troublesome closed guard, use your body lock principles to open the guard with the Sao Paulo guard break, a way to pressure and pop open one of BJJ’s toughest positions. With variations around how to posture, you can find the most comfortable way to isolate and separate the legs with this leverage-based guard break. From there, blend back into your body locking passes, a system that can smash your way to dominant positions.
With six volumes of technique and narrated rolling, this mega release is one of the most complete guard passing instructionals on the market and the most expansive ever on the body lock pressure pass. Learn from one of BJJ’s most sought after coaches, with Australia’s Lachlan Giles of Absolute MMA, as he shows one of his favorite ways to attack the guard. Add this pressure passing tool to your arsenal and find yourself passing the guard with precision in no time.