This week’s technique of the week is the Scissor Sweep…
The scissor sweep is great for turning the tables on an attacker who is on top of you. With very little moving parts and a high rate of success the scissor sweep a great go to move.
1) How to get control of your opponents spine
2) When and how to adjust your legs to ensure your opponent can’t run away
3) How to make sure you end up on top every time (and even throw in a little choke for the submission) Keep training and keep growing, oss!
Andy Gonzalez is a coach at Aces Jiu Jitsu Club. He has earned his purple belt under Professor Mikal Abdullah. Follow Andy on Twitter at @GoGoGonzilla
Andy lives in Austin, Texas with his wife Amanda and their 3 beautiful children. Andy is also the father of a Marine who is honorably serving in the United States Marine Corps.