Passing is our Passion! We'll be focusing on two of the strongest methods of passing guard to close out the month of July. On Monday and Tuesday we will be covering the Single-Under Pass, which is great for its lateral versatility when dealing with a more mobile Guard player. Click here to view … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of July 25, 2022
Earlier this month, we proudly added additional youth classes to our schedule at CTA Irving! By adding our "CT Kids II" classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5pm, it has allowed ALL of our students a higher level of instruction and a more efficient student to teacher ratio. Our Saturday morning time … [Read more...] about Our CT Kids are Growing!
As we begin to close out the month of July, this week includes two incredibly valuable Lesson Plans! On Monday and Tuesday, we'll take a more detailed look at Mount Escapes and also how to counter them and control the position - even finishing our opponent with a choke: Click here to view the … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of July 18, 2022
Our week starts by completing our Mount Lesson Plans, but now focused on defense. After a quick review of the Americana, Professor Collin will demonstrate how to defend and escape the submission. We'll close with adding the Hip Press Escape, a great way to escape the Mount and establish Single … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of July 11, 2022
Last week we had the chance to take a break from training and have some fun in the sun! Several of our students and their families met at NRH2O Family Water Park and took full advantage of the slides, wave pool, lazy river and everything else they had to offer! It so was awesome to see … [Read more...] about CTA Irving Beats the Heat!
We're starting our week with some Self Defense and then adding to our skill set from Mount! The Bear Hug from behind can be one of the most dangerous situations to encounter, so Professor Collin will be showing how to defend and escape this position. From there, we'll move to mount or add an … [Read more...] about Lesson Plans – Week of July 4, 2022