Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Clubs and blog located in Auckland / Sandringham and Epsom / New Zealand contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Run by IBJJF Black belts (second degrees) Stuart Mitchell and Serge Morel.
Our classes are on Mondays and Wednesday from 6-8 pm at 681 Sandringham Road (Sandringham) and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-8 pm at 6 Woodhall Road (Epsom) Auckland, New Zealand.
Monday, 20 October 2014
Know the rules: Guard Pass (3 points)
When the athlete in top position manages
to surmount the legs of the opponent in bottom position (pass
guard or half-guard)
side-control or north-south position over him/her for 3
Note 1: Guard
is defined by the use of one or more legs to block the opponent from reaching
side-control or north-south
position over the athlete on bottom.
Note 2: Half-guard
is the guard where the athlete on bottom is lying on his/her back or side and
has one of the
top-positioned athlete’s legs trapped,
blocking him/her from achieving side- or north-south control over the
bottom-positioned athlete for 3 (three)
Note 3: The
position of the top athlete’s legs determines whether it is half-guard or
reverse half-guard, according to the
half-guard with his right leg trapped, his
left leg is positioned alongside the
right leg of the opponent
reverse half-guard with his right leg trapped,
his left leg is positioned alongside the
left leg of the athlete