Andre Galvao | Lasso Guard Sweep to Omaplata

Down in sunny San Diego, you will find one of the fiercest competitors in BJJ today. Andre Galvao, who co-founded the Atos BJJ Team in 2008 with Ramon Lemos, has been leading his squad of black belts to multiple world titles. Below is a demonstration of his technique.Enjoy! GO GRAB YOUR GI!

Lapel Guard to be Punished at Upcoming Copa Podio

There have been several incarnations of rule changes to prevent stalling recently. With this most recent announcement by the Brazilian event Copa Podio, do you see other major competitions following? Copa Podio President, Jefferson Mayca, recently announced on Facebook the rule change for the upcoming Middleweight GP in November. Stating, “In the traditional structure of…