Unsymmetrical Grips now in store!

The Unsymmetrical Grips textbook is now in store! Soviet era old school illustrated instructional, demonstrating 11 unorthodox gripping positions in Sambo, now applicable to any Gi grappling style, to dominate the stand up! The popular short articles in my blog, now fully extended to detailed explanation of the positions, gripping sequences, possible attack angles, defense Read more about Unsymmetrical Grips now in store![…]

Unsymmetrical Grips VII- One Side Grips

Today, we will go over a few variations of one side grips. Lets start with the standard Middle One Side Grip: This grip is applied from Kenka yotsu, where the attacker grips the opponent’s rear arm with his rear hand and grips his same side lapel with his front hand. By extending his arms, tori Read more about Unsymmetrical Grips VII- One Side Grips[…]

Unsymmetrical Grips VI- Reverse 2 on 1, Hanging

  The same side grips are a great tool in the arsenal of every grappler. They could be applied in large variety, depending on the preferable position of the athlete. Today, I would like to talk about one of the same side type of grips, which is common in competitions. This grip allows tori to Read more about Unsymmetrical Grips VI- Reverse 2 on 1, Hanging[…]