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Legendary Master Pedro Sauer Invites Henry Akins To Teach At Grappler’s Escape

Legendary Master Pedro Sauer, Henry Akins, Jeff Curran and Rylan Lizares will be instructing, training and hanging out with grappler’s from around the world.
So grab your gi, sunglasses, and swimsuit and get ready to board with us.

Grapplers Escape is all inclusive!
•   6 days and over 30 hours of seminar training with Master Sauer, Akins, Curran and Lizares.
•   Long hours […]

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How to Develop your Jiu-Jitsu Game to a High Level

The importance of positional training, and why it should be at least 50% or more of your training.
I get a lot of questions about how to train Jiu Jitsu properly, whats the most effective use of time training and whats the best way to develop certain aspects of your game.
I’m a HUGE believer in positional […]

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Weight Distribution from Side Control By Henry Akins & Stephen Whittier


In this video I’m demonstrating how to use weight distribution from the cross side position.

Because it’s very difficult to see how much weight I’m applying on my partner, I have him humming and from the change in tone, it allows you to hear the effect my weight has on him and his ability to breathe.

I […]

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Henry Akins Hidden Jiu Jitsu Seminar with Robb Wolf

This will be a special 2 day Hidden Jiu-Jitsu Seminar Event with special guest NY Times Best Selling author of “The Paleo Solution”  Robb Wolf

There will be 4 two hour Jiu-Jitsu sessions covering different topics or positions.

Schedule will be as follows:

Saturday April 30 seminar will be from 11:00 – 1:00pm […]

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Standing RNC Escape with the Hook In – Holly Holm Should Have Done This

 

I shared an escape for a standing rear naked choke about a month ago, it’s an escape I feel works better then what is sometimes traditionally taught which is the hip throw.

The reason I was looking for a new solution was because I’ve tried to hip throw once someone has the RNC on my neck […]

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Rickson Gracie Movement Based Training


Movement based training seems to be all the rage now and its really nice to have such amazing athletes and martial artists like Conor McGregor and his coach Ido Portal bringing attention to it, but as you can see this type of light training to develop fluidity flexibility and strength in the body has been […]

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The #1 Question I Get Asked Everywhere I Go

“How do I ESCAPE Side Control?”

And here is my answer – Wanna escape side control?  Just tap.  Here’s why….

Not what people expect but just listen.

Look we all find ourselves on the bottom of side control sooner or later.

And the truth is most people should just tap and reset.

Now don’t go running off and tell everyone […]

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Blowing Minds Down Under

I hope everyone is enjoying the new videos I released for mount attacks!

As you know I’m really big on refining the basics and I hope the new details turn you into a mount finishing machine!

I’m here in Australia teaching seminars and spreading the Hidden Jiu-Jitsu but I didn’t realize the Internet here […]

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Hidden Jiu Jitsu Seminar Schedule

Saturday March 12 and Sunday March 13
Louisville Kentucky
Gracie Jiu-Jitsu of Kentucky
http://www.graciekentucky.com/

Tuesday March 15
Columbus Ohio
Relson Gracie Columbus
https://www.facebook.com/events/1679045315682704/
http://www.gracieohio.com/

Wednesday March 16
South Euclid Ohio
Gracie Humaitá Cleveland
http://m.clevelandbjj.com

Thursday March 17
Austintown Ohio
Next Level Martial Arts
www.YoungstownMartialArts.com

Friday March 18
Millersville Maryland
Garfield Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Mixed Martial Arts
http://www.garfieldbjj.com/
http://www.garfieldbjj.com/blog/henry-akins-seminar-18-mar-16
https://www.facebook.com/events/1014516291948197/

Saturday March 19
Camden Delaware
First State Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
http://www.firststatebjj.com/
https://www.facebook.com/events/1654121521503082/
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/henry-akins-hidden-jiu-jitsu-seminar-tickets-20982787081

Sunday March 20
Southampton Pennsylvania
Sion Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
https://www.facebook.com/events/1653582568229352/
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/henry-akins-philly-tickets-20965346917

Monday March 21
Norwich Connecticut
Macarra BJJ Norwich
http://www.bjjnorwich.com/
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/henry-akins-seminar-norwich-ct-tickets-21035029339

Tuesday March 22 […]

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Hidden Jiu Jitsu Sub and Surf Wrap Up

Back from a week of training Hidden Jiu Jitsu in Costa Rica with Sub and Surf BJJ Camp!

I filmed this wrap up video just to share with you guys some of the stuff I showed at my BJJ camp in Costa Rica and people’s reaction and experience learning it.

Many people said it was completely game […]

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