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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: The Ultimate Guide to Dominating Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts Combat

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andlt;Iandgt;Brazilian Jiu-Jitsuandlt;/Iandgt; is a guide to the most effective and devastating techniques in popular martial arts by World Champion and BJJ legend Alexandre Paiva. The book contains over 1,000 full-color photographs demonstrating the moves that made the author the most feared competitor in BJJ circles and now one of the most sought after instructors. Jiu-Jitsu or Jujutsu came into prominence in the early 90's when BJJ expert Royce Gracie won the first, second, and fourth Ultimate Fighting Championships against much larger opponents who were using other styles such as boxing, muay thai, karate, and wrestling. Since then it has become one of the most popular styles in MMA due to its focus on ground fighting.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Learn the techniques that have proven dominant in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournaments and in the Mixed Martial Arts cage:andlt;ulandgt;andlt;lIandgt; Takedowns andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; The Closed Guard andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Passing The Closed Guard andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Butterfly Guard andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Open Guard Pass andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Side Control andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt;Half Guard andlt;/liandgt;andlt;liandgt; Back Mount andlt;/liandgt;andlt;/ulandgt;With sections devoted to both gi and no-gi techniques, whether training for a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament or a Mixed Martial Arts fight, andlt;iandgt;Brazilian Jiu-Jitsuandlt;/iandgt; is one book no true competitor can afford to miss.

Synopsis:

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a guide to the most effective and devastating techniques in popular martial arts by World Champion and BJJ legend Alexandre Paiva. The book contains over 1,000 full-color photographs demonstrating the moves that made the author the most feared competitor in BJJ circles and now one of the most sought after instructors.

Learn the techniques that have proven dominant in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournaments and in the Mixed Martial Arts cage:

  • takedowns

  • the closed guard

  • passing the closed guard

  • butterfly guard

  • open guard pass

  • side control

  • half guard

  • back mount

With sections devoted to both gi and no-gi techniques, whether training for a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament or a Mixed Martial Arts fight, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is one book no true competitor can afford to miss.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Alexandre "Gigi" Paivaandlt;/bandgt; is a legendary figure in the world of Brazilian Jiu-Jutsu. He has been World Champion, Pan American Champion, World Bronze Medalist, and five-time Champion of Campeonato Internacional de Masters e Seniors de Jiu-Jitsu. He is also one of the founders of Alliance Jiu-Jitsuand#8212;the only team to win every major BJJ competition in a single yearand#8212;and heads their academy in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Paiva's students include two-time World Champion Fernando "Terere" Augusto da Silva and Mitsuyoshi Hayakawa, two-time winner of the All-Japan BJJ Open.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804842754
Author:
Paiva, Alexandre
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Subject:
Martial Arts & Self-Defense
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Martial Arts
Subject:
Wrestling
Subject:
mixed martial arts; BJJ; jiu jitsu; jiu jutsu; grappling
Subject:
mixed martial arts; BJJ; jiu jitsu; jiu jutsu; grappling; MMA; Brazilian jiu-jitsu
Subject:
mixed martial arts; BJJ; jiu jitsu; jiu jutsu; grappling; MMA; Brazilian jiu-jitsu; jujutsu; Gracie; Ultimate fighting championship
Subject:
mixed martial arts ; BJJ ; jiu jitsu
Subject:
MMA ; Brazilian jiu-jitsu ; jujutsu ;
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20121131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
101 techniques; over 1,000 full-color in
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in

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Product details 192 pages Tuttle Publishing - English 9780804842754 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a guide to the most effective and devastating techniques in popular martial arts by World Champion and BJJ legend Alexandre Paiva. The book contains over 1,000 full-color photographs demonstrating the moves that made the author the most feared competitor in BJJ circles and now one of the most sought after instructors.

Learn the techniques that have proven dominant in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournaments and in the Mixed Martial Arts cage:

  • takedowns

  • the closed guard

  • passing the closed guard

  • butterfly guard

  • open guard pass

  • side control

  • half guard

  • back mount

With sections devoted to both gi and no-gi techniques, whether training for a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament or a Mixed Martial Arts fight, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is one book no true competitor can afford to miss.

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