Yes! this instructional is great for both beginners looking to build a solid foundation on the X Guard position and also for advanced players who want to take their X Guard game to the next level. Darragh has an incredibly detailed understanding of the position!
1 - 2 on 1 Guard Pull
2 - Neutral Grip Single X Guard Pull
3 - Single X Guard Positioning
4 - Single Leg X To Full X Guard
5 - Waiter Sweep To X Guard
6 - Underhook DLR Entry
7 - Shin To Shin X Guard Entry
8 - Lapel Feed to One leg X Guard Entry
9 - Knee Shield to One leg X
10 - Tip Sweep from X
11 - Rollback Sweep From X Guard
12 - X guard to the fishnet
13 - Underhook DLR Entry
Who is Darragh O Conaill?
From Dublin Ireland, Darragh was a competitive rugby player from age 8 to 18. Looking to transition into another sport to stay fit Darragh found BJJ. Since then he has not looked back. Over the course of his 13+ years in BJJ/Grappling, Darragh has competed in every major event across the globe. Winning major events such as No-Gi Europeans, American Nationals, London Open, Finnish Open and more. Darragh began teaching as a Purple belt when his coach retired from the martial arts he took over his academy. Since then he built his team (East Coast Jiu-Jitsu Academy) into one of Europe’s strongest teams. Even coaching athletes to World Championship titles at the black belt level.
Being one of the most experienced grapplers in his training room since the Purple belt. Darragh took it upon himself to learn from the best grapplers around the world. Traveling all over to learn and compete. He would also watch endless amounts of technique and competition videos while home in Ireland. He developed a unique game creating his own unique positions and variations of existing techniques. Always open to a challenge, Darragh took on absolute divisions and any ruleset of competition. These experiences influenced him to become an efficient grappler who chases the submission. Because Darragh has coached for most of his grappling career, he has learned how to best breakdown and explain his grappling techniques.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
I'm new to JiuJitsu, is this instructional good for me?
Is this a physical copy (DVD)?
No, In order to cut down on costs we're currently only offering Digital Downloads. This means we can spend more of our budget on bringing you guys the best possible product.
What happens when I pay for the digital download?
As soon as the payment has gone through you will receive a confirmation email, a few minutes later you will receive a separate email with a download link.
What did you guys shoot on?
All our instructional are shot on Sony FS5's and Sony A7sii. A combination of 4k and 1080p footage. We use a mix of LAV mics and shotgun mics. Production value is very important to us, we hope you appreciate the quality.