The next step in attaining an excellent guard involves also attacks and reversals. Carlos Machado will show you a crucial guard defense drill followed by several simple and yet effective strategies to accomplish armlocks. The student will be equipped not only to stop powerful guard passes, but also to respond with an aggressive game that will put your opponent on notice from the start. Among some of the techniques described in this session are:
* Tips on how to pass and defend using the Knee ride strategy * Different ways to twist the arm in an armlock * Several armbar set ups from the guard * Preventing the stacking * The Russian flip over
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