Open Guard Pass 3

A Technique from Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
By BJJ.Org Featured Contributor Michael Jen

These techniques should only be practiced with the supervision of an experienced instructor.
Practicing the moves incorrectly could result in serious bodily injury or death.

  1. Michael places Joe Moreira in his open guard. Joe grips Michael's pants below the knees.
  2. Joe places his left shoulder on Michael's lower stomach and shifts slightly to his left while driving Michael's legs to the floor.
  3. Joe maintains downward pressure on Michael's legs and flips over his head to Michael's left side.
  4. Joe establishes side control by passing his left leg under his right leg while pivoting on his left side.

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