"When the Fight Goes to the Ground" is a martial arts book with instructional DVD that offers a complete guide to ground fighting techniques and principles.
It establishes the risks and hazards of various ground defense scenarios, presents effective strategies for neutralizing and minimizing them, and introduces a wide range of tools for effective self defense and escape. The techniques are easy to learn and apply, providing an adaptable skill set for anyone, regardless of size, strength, or gender. O'Connell Sensei demonstrates defenses for simple hold-downs, ground and pound, submission grappling pins, chokes, arm locks, leg locks, knife attacks and mulitple assailant scenarios.
Being on the ground is a dangerous place to be, but after reading "When the Fight Goes to the Ground: Jiu-Jitsu Strategies and Tactics for Self-Defense," you'll know how to quickly get out of the situation and get back on your feet.
"The Fight Goes to the Ground includes chapters on: Understanding the GroundHow to Stay Safe on the GroundPrimary tools for Ground Defense Body Shifting and ControlPrimary tools for Ground Defense Attacks to Vital TargetsHow to Breakfall on ConcreteDefending From the Ground Against a Standing AttackerDefending Against a Mounted AttackerDefending Against an Attacker From GuardDefending Against an Attacker Mounted on Your BackDefending Against an Attacker Kneeling Between Your Legs, Belly DownDefending Against Side Controlling PositionsDefending Against Bottom Controlling PositionsApplying Neck RestraintsDefending Against Common Neck RestraintsApplying Joint LocksDefending Against Joint LocksDefending Against Knife Attacks on the GroundDefending Against Multiple Attackers on the Ground"
When the Fight Goes to the Ground
Jiu-Jitsu Strategies and Tactics for Self-Defense