Category: Submission grappling

TOW #29 – Jiu Jitsu: Iron Sheik

Jiu Jitsu is the discipline in discussion this week folks. Scotty Epstein is going to walk you though the motions of the submission move known as  the Iron Sheik. This move is effective if your opponent has a good defense making it difficult to slip in your arm for the choke. You’ll need to stay dominant with your hip control as you move your arms...

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TOW #28 – Wrestling: Slap Drag Single

Boy do we have a great Technique of the Week for you.  All throughout my wrestling career, my number one shot was the arm drag single.  This is an excellent variation of that shot.  Learn how to catch your opponent off guard as Conor shows you the trick to finishing the slap drag single.  Hope this video helped and come back next week for an...

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TOW #24 – Wrestling: Hi-Crotch to Double Leg

We’re back again with a all new technique for you to learn. This week Conor “The Hurricane” Heun and Curtis Hembroff take you through the motions of shooting a Hi-Crotch and transitioning to a Double Leg finish. Level changes and head placement are very important things to keep in mind when utilizing this technique. Did you like this video? Want to see more? Be sure...

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TOW #20 – MMA: Pummel Push Drag Double Leg Take Down

This week’s MMA technique is another key set up to have in your grappling arsenal. Learn as Conor and Curtis take you through the steps of how to secure your hand position and transition into a setup for your double leg take down. Remember, head placement, hand position and lowering your level are all ways to ensure your take down.  Now over to you, how...

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TOW #16 – Jiu Jitsu: Electric Sweep Pass

The Electric Sweep Pass is a great technique when your opponent is extremely flexible or if you just can’t quite get the electric chair submission. For this Technique of the Week, we went down to 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu to meet up with Scott Epstein and Dean Geyer.  Learn how as Scott takes us through the key movements of Jiu Jitsu’s Electric Sweep Pass.  For...

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Tulsa City Grapplers Can’t Hang With Pruitt

The American Grappling Federation held only one lone event in the month of July.  The Tulsa Open attracted competitors from all over the state of Oklahoma for an event so large, it was held at an indoor soccer facility.  Revgear ambassador Justin Pruitt brought home gold in the No-Gi division and a respectable bronze medal in the Gi division. How often do you believe one should...

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Veteran Sweeps South Carolina Grappling Tournament

Guy Talley is a veteran of the Revgear Ambassador and wins the majority of events that he enters.  In April, the South Carolina State Grappling Tournament was the next stop for him on his 2012 schedule.  Agility has always been one of Talley’s strongest attributes while competing and it has helped him secure many quick and impressive victories. Talley was a two time winner at...

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Parker Graham Dominates NAGA Atlanta

Revgear Ambassador, Parker “The Hydra” Graham, starts off 2012 on fire. Parker competed at the NAGA Atlanta in Feburary, in the Kids Expert – Gi & No-Gi  – 90-99.9Lb divisions.  He completely dominated his divisions, winning all of his matches by submission.  He won his 3rd Championship belt, and another sword.  As always, Parker had a blast competing and winning.  Congratulations to Parker and best...

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Alyssa Wilson Never Backs Down

Alyssa Wilson of A Team Jiu Jitsu never backs down from a challenge to move up in weight or to the boys division. She recently competed again in the boys division at Grappling x Operation Grapple No Gi tournament in Murietta, CA and took home first place. Last month she also fought at the Grappling x Fresno tournament and took 2nd place in her division and...

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Undefeated Throughout 2011

        Spencer Nogawa won the gold medal at No-Gi Worlds in the juvenile 147 pound blue belt division. This puts Spencer at 12 wins and 0 losses for the entire year of 2011, with 8 of 12 wins being via submission. Spencer is the Best of the West Champion, Grappling X Champion, American Nationals Champion, and now No-Gi Worlds Champion. Way to go Spencer; we can’t wait...

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