Sweeps & Reversals

This section deals with a personal favourite of mine, sweeps and reversing positions.  The order will be pretty random here as there are so many variations and many can be adapted to other situations – enjoy!

A selection of sweeps from the amazing Marcelo Garcia.

A basic scissor sweep followed by a sweep from open guard by Kurt Osiander.

Emily Kwok – a Marcelo Garcia Black Belt nicely demonstrates a ‘sickle sweep’.

A De Le Riva sweep and Lasso guard from Ricardo Cavalcanti.