Countering and Passing Reverse de la Riva Guard
Regardless of whether you want to add this modern BJJ inverted spinning stuff to your own personal repertoire or not, you should still know how to counter this position.
But even if you don’t use the Reverse de la Riva Guard yourself, the chances are still good that you’ll eventually run into someone who does. And when that happens hopefully you have an answer that allows you to counter the most common attacks from the RDLR, and then work directly into a guard pass.
In the video below Ostap Manastyrski, the man who brought you the Reverse de la Riva Guard Tutorial, now shows you how to counter the most common attack seen from this poweful position in high level competition, and then work that counter directly into a guard pass to achieve a dominant position.