There are so many techniques to master and so many different areas in BJJ to get good at that jiu-jitsu can seem totally overwhelming.
The first step to solving this problem is to use a positional approach to BJJ (click here for a breakdown of what I mean by that).
But after you understand the basic positions and how they relate to each other you still need to figure out which techniques – attacks, defenses, sweeps, submissions, transitions – to actually learn from each position!
Here’s how to use an 80/20 approach to figuring out which techniques to work on next.
I recently covered this topic on my podcast (The Strenuous Life Podcast) in episode 272…
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Here are the links to find the podcast on various players – today’s episode is number 272…
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