Back Takes

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Back Takes
  • Counter Single Leg Deep Half to the Crucifix Back Take

    Matt Darcy shows how to use the crucifix entry to take the back with the arm trapped.

    Date: 2/20/2019
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Reverse de la Riva Guard - Long Step to the Crucifix and Crucifix Back Take

    Matt Darcy shows how to use the long step pass to transition your opponent into the crucifix and crucifix back take similar to the single leg deep half guard counter.

    Date: 2/20/2019
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Near Wrist Domination Part 2

    Here Dave uses a straight jacket effect by controlling his opponent's wrists. That forces vulnerability and subjects the opponent to an Armlock!

  • Near Wrist Domination Part 1

    Here I attack the Near Wrist combining Wrestling and Jiu-Jitsu to immobilize/dominate my opponent...

  • King's Chair - To Strong Side Back Control

    Matt Darcy shows how to breakdown the base of a strong turtle guard to the Back

    Date: 1/15/2019
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • King's Chair - To Hidden Collar System

    Matt Darcy shows how to use the King's Chair to breakdown the base of a strong turtle guard and transition to the hidden collar system.

    Date: 1/15/2019
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Hidden Collar System Part 3 - Regain the Back to Under Hook Side

    Matt Darcy shows how he uses the hidden collar system to either regain the back to under hook side or just simply switch from over hook side to undertook side.

    Date: 1/9/2019
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Hidden Collar System Part 4 - Thread the Needle to Regain Back on Over Hook Side

    Matt Darcy shows how he uses the Hidden Collar System to regain back control by threading the bottom hook in like a needle while in knee pillow.

    Date: 1/9/2019
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Beginner's Essentials - Simple Choke from the Back

    Matt Darcy shows how to do the most basic choke form the back and the start of many back attack systems including Iron Maiden and Hidden Collar.

    Date: 1/7/2019
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Creating Predictable Scrambles Part 2 - Knee Cut Blast to the Back

    Matt Darcy shows how to set up the front headlock from a knee cut blast. He then transitions to the back.

    Date: 12/13/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Half Guard - Counter the Right Pass - Kimura Counter to the Back

    Matt Darcy teaches how to defend and counter the kimura from the right pass. Using the previous moves in the system we can take the back from here.

    Date: 12/3/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jitsu San Jose

  • Half Guard - Counter the Right Pass Part 2 - Take the Back!

    Matt Darcy teaches part 2 of a system to counter people who like to use the "right" pass or hip down pass in half guard. This is one of Matt's all time favorite moves.

  • Back Take - Wrist Shackle Breakdown - To D.O.D.

    Use the Wrist Shackle breakdown to break the turtle and dominate hands while taking the back. Transition to D.O.D. when opponent defends the neck.

    Date: 11/15/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Back Take - Wrist Shackle Breakdown - Ski Out to RNC

    Matt Darcy shows how to ski out when opponent leans away from the Wrist Shackle Breakdown.

    Date: 11/15/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Closed Guard - Sleeve Drag Series Part 1 - Take the Back

    Matt Darcy teaches part 1 of the sleeve drag series form closed guard. This move gets the angle and takes the back. This move sets the system up and allows you to plan your next move on how your opponent reacts to it.

    Date: 10/22/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu Sa...

  • Q&A - G Roll Back Take from Half Guard Hip Clamp Sweep.

    Matt Darcy answers a student's question about the hip clamp bully sweep. The student has trouble when the opponent raises their level.

    Date: 10/11/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Closed Guard - Under Hook Control to Belly Flop Sweep

    Matt Darcy teaches on e of his favorite ways to attack from the guard in nogi. This sweep puts you in great position every time.

    Date: 9/6/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Closed Guard - Under Hook Control to Belly Flop Sweep Triangle

    Matt Darcy teaches how to capitalize on a sweet triangle when your partner tries to recover fro the Belly Flop Sweep.

    Date: 9/6/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Q&A - How to Counter the Ultimate Knee on Belly Counter to the Back

    Matt Darcy answers a students question on how to counter the knee on belly counter we taught last week.

    Date: 8/20/18
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Heel Scrape Back Take from Turtle - Part 2

    Matt Darcy shows the other way to finish the back take when your opponent sticks his leg out to straighten their knee line.

    Date: 8/9/2018
    Instructor: Matt DArcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Heel Scrape Back Take from Turtle - Part 1

    Matt Darcy teaches his favorite way to take the back when his opponent turtles. Check out part 2 as well.

    Date: 8/9/2018
    Instructor: Matt DArcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Triangle Choke to Triangle Armlock to Back Take

    Matt Darcy teaches a Triangle choke attack chain that leads to the back when your opponent tries to rip out of the triangle armlock.

    Date: 7/9/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Counter the Stack Pass - Spider Guard Back Take

    Matt Darcy uses the shoulder lock counter to make space and take the back

    Date: 6/4/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Class: Fundamentals
    Location: Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

  • Under Hook Control to the Back from Guard

    Date: 3/22/2018
    Instructor: Matt Darcy
    Class: Fundamental Jiu-Jitsu Combatives
    Location Guerrilla Jiu-Jitsu San Jose

    Matt teaches how to use the undertook control from closed guard to defend from strikes and take the back. He also shows how to transition between the clinches in guard.