Having a strong open guard is incredibly vital as it is your first line of defense. These tutorials will give you an understanding of what grips to search for and why, in order to have an effective guard game!
Created by Keenan himself, squid guard is a spin off from lapel guard and the infamous worm guard. It is said that it is “the Worm guard of the sea”. Once again, this guard involves manipulating your opponents lapels in order to gain the upper hand!
Created by Ricardo De La Riva, the de la riva guard is one of the most popular and fundamental guards to date. With a strong de la riva guard, your opponent will have no choice but to give you his back or get swept!