de la Riva Guard Sweep

LEVEL: Basic/Intermediate

From Closed Guard, Double Sleeve Grip Control

As your opponent opens your guard, place your right foot on hip, and your left foot into “De La Riva” Guard. Keep Double Sleeve Grip Control.

Push with your legs to off balance your opponent

As your opponent becomes off balance, use your arms as a steering wheel and sweep your opponent by lifting your De La Riva Guard in the direction of your opponents momentum

Maintain Double Sleeve Grip Control, Place your knee on the mat while hooking opponents leg with your foot

Pass your opponents guard by stepping back, away from the direction your opponent if facing

Keep you entire weight on your opponent during the transition. Maintain full control during the movement.

Establish a good Side Control Base.


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