Category Archives: Stand Up/Guard Pull

Bjj techniques when the fight is on the feet standing. Takedowns, throws, guard pulls, submissions.

Foot In Hip Guard Pull To Armbar | Otavio Sousa

Guard pull that requires strong hip movement for success.


Fake Guard Pull To Ankle Pick | Augusto ‘Tanquinho’ Mendes

If you can get that feint motion down this takedown will be very high percentage.

Foot Trips Against Stiff Tight Players

Sometimes when working takedowns with a very defensive opponent, it can be difficult to execute a throw succesfully. Jimmy Pedro shows us some great simple trips that will work well against a tight stand up player.

Tai Otoshi With Jimmy Pedro

4x Olympian and US Olympic Judo team coach Jimmy Pedro shares a very nice body drop or Tai Otoshi technique with some potential modifications for the jiu jitsu game. Thanks to Bjj Weekly for getting that technique.