Here is a video depicting the clock choke (gi) from the turtle position.
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This escape works well when your partner isnt super heavy on you and is in trasition.
This is a really good drill to do when moving from side mount to north south
This north south escape is called the scoot and spin.
Here is how to set up the north south choke.Sometimes called the Monson Choke.
Here is the Ghost by Chris Herzog from 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu Rochester. Chris is a Brown belt under Eddie Bravo and has some MAD skills. Check him out if you are in the New York Area or contact him for
Ari Taub, 2008 Canadian Olympic Wrestler and CEO of Hard Knocks MMA promotion, demonstrates the north south position and the fundamentals that should be used while using it.
Ari Taub (2008 Beijing Olympic Wrestler and CEO for Hard Knocks Fighting Championships) shows the front head snap and positional control after your opponent is down on all fours.
Here is the entire match between Eddie Bravo and Royler Gracie from ADCC 2003 from start to finish. These 2 guys sure had a war!
Rolling (and getting crushed) by Eddie part 1. Thank you to all the wonderful people at Legends Gym for a great time. I learned a lot and enjoyed the experience.