Our first full week of March finds us finishing up our Keylock Lesson Plans by addressing defense and escapes from the Mount position. Professor Collin will not only cover where the opportunities to escape will be, but also how to take advantage of them. We'll learn the Hip Press Escape too, which … [Read more...] about Lessons Plans – Week of March 7, 2022
More from Mount this week, but we begin with a little Self-Defense on our schedule! Knowing how to escape a Bear Hug from behind is critical in both Jiu-Jitsu and for day to day survival. Professor Collin will discuss two variations of the escape before taking our opponent down and settling into a … [Read more...] about Lessons Plans – Week of February 28, 2022
MOVING ON UP! This week we advance to one of the strongest positions in Jiu-Jitsu - The Mount! Many students have trouble feeling comfortable and balanced in the mount position, so we'll discuss securing the position at the beginning of the week. Our first Lesson Plan will cover both a basic … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of February 21, 2022
LOTS OF CLASSES AND LOTS OF PASSES! We'll continue to explore techniques from the Half Guard position by addressing how to perform our Tripod and Knee Slide passes. With the Half Guard being so dynamic and presenting so many options and threats, we'll spend Monday and Tuesday dissecting the Shin … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of February 14, 2022
This week we start our two-week series working from the Half Guard position. The Half Guard is one of the most dynamic positions in all of Jiu-Jitsu, because there are so many different opportunities for advancement from there. Whether we are looking to take our opponent's back, sweep them to top … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of February 7, 2022
What a way to end the month and start the year! We had tons of kids and adults compete in the Jiu-Jitsu World League Tournament on January 22nd and they all did amazing. Several were first-time competitors who rose to the challenge while our experienced students continued their winning ways! A … [Read more...] about JJWL, Promotions and Pinstack!