Leg Locks – Positions & Submissions

 Let’s get the obvious out of the way straight off the bat. John Danaher is arguably the best leg locks coach in the world. His Danaher Death Squad is the most fearsome group of lower limb submission artists on the No-Gi scene. Okay, now that we stated the obvious, let’s look at what matters. Leg locks are definitely powerful submissions, but they’re no longer the one submission to rule them all. As people wise up to them, there are certain patterns that start appearing. When people follow these patterns, they start to understand the leg lock game. These patterns are exactly what we’re going to focus on today. Despite the seemingly unaffected state of traditional Jiu-Jitsu, there’s no denying that the leg lock game has reshaped the BJJ world. Although it is mostly limited to the No-GI scene, the emergence of the leg lock game … Continue reading Leg Locks – Positions & Submissions