HALF GUARD IS FULL OF FUN! Professor Caio has referred to the Half Guard position as one of the most complete and versatile guards that there is, and this week you’ll learn why! We’ll begin with a more offensive approach, seeking an underhook and looking to get to our opponents’ back:
From there, we take a more conservative approach to the position if our opponent has us flattened. Our lesson will discuss recovering to Closed Guard and also a modified Upa as well:
Our No-Gi Classes (Tues/Thurs at 6pm) and Competition/Advanced Class (Wed at 7:30pm) will be focused on the Half Guard position as well, so plan for TONS of details on the mat this week! See you in class!