In this clip of my epic talk with BJJ black belt legend Fabio Gurgel on The Strenuous Life Podcast he talks about whether old school or modern BJJ is more effective in competition, MMA, and in a real fight.
He argues quite convincingly that new school jiu-jitsu is now MORE effective than it’s ever been, that there are now MORE submissions in competition, and that reminiscing about the good old days in BJJ is basically a fallacy.
This is a controversial position but one that I find quite convincing. Watch the short video below to check it out…
MORE FABIO GURGEL
If you enjoyed the little snippet above you may enjoy the entire interview I did with Fabio.
Or you can watch the entire episode in video format below…
Pressure Guard Passing with Fabio Gurgel
Did you know that the instructional I did with Fabio Gurgel on passing the guard is one of my bestselling instructionals?
It’s 4 detailed volumes on smashing and passing guard players, including those flexible players using modern guards.
This will bump your guard passing game up a full belt level almost overnight!