Lasso guard? Legendary. Spider guard? Iconic. Lasso spider guard? Mind. Blown.
Ok, so this technique isn’t a super crazy BJJ move, but combining these two guards does lead to some great opportunities for sweeps and submissions. Once you learn how to use it, you may find that it’s one of your go-to moves to get to a position that’s advantageous for you.
In this video, Invisible Jiu-Jitsu‘s David Morcegao demonstrates some key details about the lasso-spider guard and shows us three sweeps we can get from this useful position. Check it out!