The Guard Pull is a highly useful tool for you if you are versatile with a different type of pulls, it's super important to know what it is that you want to achieve after you pull guard. Specially how to pull and be able to control your opponent before you begin your attacks. You can also easily connect your guard pull to takedowns. Getting into guard means your attacking options are sweeps, submissions or back takes. But it's highly important to know how to control your opponent first. Where to block and get your grips properly. Atos HQ Head Black Belt Andre Galvao teaches Guard Pull, during the fundamentals class on 12/31/2019.
Pay attention on all the gems within his technique.
Atos HQ Head Black Belt, Andre Galvao is one of the greatest BJJ athletes of all time, with 6 IBJJF World Championship titles, 10 IBJJF Pan American Championships, and 6 ADCC World Championship titles (4x as the ADCC Super Fight Champion). He received his black belt from Luis “Careca” Dagmar, having also worked extensively with Fernando Terere. Galvao is also a former mixed martial artist, with an MMA record of 5-2-0, before he retired to lead the Atos Jiu-Jitsu Academy's Headquarters in San Diego, California.
Today, Atos is considered one of the best jiu-jitsu academies in the world, producing World Champion athletes at all levels, from juvenile and white belt all the way to black belt. Galvao's mission with Atos BJJ On Demand is to share the lessons, and experiences he has acquired competing and coaching over the years.