Closed Guard Videos

This section will cover closed guard techniques, including sweep and reversals, submissions and transitions from closed guard as well as closed guard breaking techniques.

GUARD CONTROL

Ricardo Cavacanti demonstrates 3 ways to trap your opponent in your closed guard.

SWEEPS & REVERSALS

Kurt Osiander (Ralph Gracie black belt) demonstrates a closed guard sweep.

 

 

Stephen Kesting demonstrates a nice basic reversal from closed guard, utilising the ‘Draculino bump’.

 

GUARD BREAK AND PASSES

Some good information on breaking and passing guard by Saulo Ribeiro

Some nice guard pass variations demonstrated by Master Ricardo Calvancanti

ATTACKS FROM CLOSED GUARD

Leo Vieira demonstrates a submission attack/back take variation from closeguard.

Kurt Osiander demonstrates an arm bar from closed guard.

Some old school guard passing and defense from Ricardo Cavalcanti