Why You’re Never Really Stuck In Bad BJJ Positions

Side control, mount, back, Ashi Garmi… Those are just a few of the positions everyone strives to get into. However, there are two ways of ending up there. One is getting there to execute any of the numerous high-percentage attacks available from there. Another is being forced there by someone attacking you from any of those, or any other “good” BJJ position for that matter. But what exactly makes certain BJJ positions bad? Are things really that bleak when you get there? If you really want a good answer to any BJJ question, a good idea is to turn to black belts or any higher belt available. So we’ll do the same.  How come every time you end up in a great position against a black belt (yeah, those two times per year) they seem to just brush you off with ease? After all, certain … Continue reading Why You’re Never Really Stuck In Bad BJJ Positions