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Two highly advantageous orientations to obtain in a close-range physical altercation are 1) to gain inside position and 2) to get behind the opponent. This workshop will cover the advantages and options that these provide as well as the keys to attaining and maintaining these positions to make the best use of them.

  1. From Crashing The Line to body-lock or under hook, PHL, & Universal Clinch
  2. “Long pummel” theory, drill, add arm drag
  3. Paths to the Back Drill-Under Hook (Duck), PHL (Duck), Universal Clinch (Duck), Arm Drag, 2on1 (from hand fight, long pummel, failed drag, necktie)
  4. Back Control-Harness Grip (takedown, RNC), Rear leg trip, Far side rear leg trip (momentum reinforced)