Sometimes we’ll encounter a highly defensive partner who isn’t attempting to escape the position but only lay there. They are waiting for us to get frustrated and to create an opening for their escape. Here are a few options when we go over an elbow.
Sometimes when training we encounter a strong partner who will be able to keep their arms in tight. They will be very passive and hope that you’ll get frustrated and leave the position. Here is an option when in that situation.
BJJ Basics: In this instructional we tried to sweep our partner. After they lean away to avoid the sweep we apply the Omo Plata. If our partner attempts to avoid the Omo Plata we have an excellent opportunity to attack with the Triangle Choke.
If you enjoyed this video you’ll love this one: https://www.bjjbasics.com/triangle-choke-from-the-mount-to-arm-bar/
BJJ Basics: In today’s video we are in the top mount. We are attempting to execute the Triangle Choke and reviewing how to overcome some of the more common obstacles that we face working the Triangle and some complimentary submissions.
BJJ Basics: In today’s video we are adding on to a previous videos where we attacked our partner with a lapel choke and an over hook in addition to an elevator sweep. In today’s work our partner stifled our choke attempt by palming our biceps. This opens up the opportunity to attack with an arm bar.