How to do the Americana Keylock Defense

How to do the Americana Keylock Defense

Americana Keylock Defense

The window of opportunity to defend against the mounted Americana is short. Here is a last-ditch option when your opponent is going for the lock. Follow these tips to improve your options when rolling.

It is always recommended to find a certified Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructor who can guide you through all these techniques. Do not try them on your own because you might get injured.

BJJ promotes the concept that a smaller, weaker person can successfully defend against a bigger, stronger, heavier assailant by using proper technique, leverage, and most notably, taking the fight to the ground, and then applying joint-locks and chokeholds to defeat the opponent. BJJ training can be used for sport grappling tournaments and in self-defense situations. Sparring (commonly referred to as rolling) and live drilling play a major role in training, and a premium is placed on performance, especially in competition, in relation to progress and ascension through its ranking system. To read more about Jiu-Jitsu visit Wikipedia

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