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Week of 12/5 Training Log & 10th Planet Holiday Party

Last weeks training kept me pretty busy so I didn’t have time to even update my personal training blog. I trained as often as I could because finals are this week and training will be hard to come by. We went pretty hard in the gym all week long and worked on some awesome techniques.
Continuing with the flow of things, we worked on different ways to lock up the Kimura from different positions and how to defend/counter it, etc. Alder also had us start a lot of our sparring from standing now which is a great experience that the majority of BJJ gyms don’t do.
Starting from standing is a great experience because what good is everything you are learning about fighting on the ground if you can’t effectively get the fight there? Although wrestling isn’t my strong suit, I was able to snatch a few double legs which felt pretty good. However, the majority of the matches, I pulled Half Guard and tried to work for a sweep.
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