You are here: Home / Blogs / Nathan Mendelsohn's blog

Nathan Mendelsohn's blog

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog: Technique of the Week #7

    Sun, 2012-09-30 16:37 — Nathan Mendelsohn

    Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.

     Hey guys!
     
    Back with a new Technique, this one is a video featuring myself that a friend of mine Ashoka McCormick made as a part of a technique series he does called Journal of A BJJ Player. I'm putting it up here in case you haven't got a chance to check it out yet!! This pass is one that has worked for me many a time in competition and you can find a couple examples in this highlight from the US Open 2009 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y9xLZwUJA_M at 1:15 and 2:42.
     

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog: US Open 2012!! No US Open for me this year, but make sure You Don't Miss It!

    Fri, 2012-09-28 12:33 — Nathan Mendelsohn

    Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.

     Hey guys!!
     

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog: Technique of the Week #6

    Wed, 2012-09-26 11:42 — Nathan Mendelsohn

    Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.

     Hey guys!!
     
    Back with another Technique of The Week, this one being a little trick for those of you who like the deep half guard but sometimes get stuck against guys who have a really tough base! If you can't get your normal deep half guard sweeps to work for whatever reason then you can use this to transition to the x guard and sweep the guy from there! Hope you can put it in your game and get it work for you like it does for me!
     

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog Technique of the Week #5

    Sun, 2012-09-16 16:58 — Nathan Mendelsohn

    Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.

     Hey guys!
     

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog: Competing Tomorrow at the IBJJF US Nationals

    Fri, 2012-09-07 15:50 — Nathan Mendelsohn

     Hey guys!!
     
    This is Nathan Mendelsohn writing to you from Carson California getting ready to compete tomorrow at noon in the IBJJf US Nationals 2012! I'm set to compete against Brian Morizi in the first round, a tough opponent I've faced twice before at purple belt and its a rematch I'm really looking forward to! I plan on competing weight and absolute and I'll post the results and videos here as soon as possible!! Didn't have a chance to get the new Technique of the Week up before heading down here to LA but I'll put it up as soon as I'm back in Santa Cruz!

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog Technique of the Week #4

    Sun, 2012-09-02 18:28 — Nathan Mendelsohn

    Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.

    Hey guys!!
     
    This is Nathan Mendelsohn back with my fourth technique of the week!! This is a technique you can get from the same position as the previous two techniques if your opponent won't let you make the grip the others require!! I've had a lot of competition success with this technique, and I added two examples from the 2007 Us Open as a blue belt!!
     
    Hope it works for you!!
     
    Stay tuned!

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog Technique of the Week #3

    Fri, 2012-08-24 13:10 — Nathan Mendelsohn

    Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.

     Hey guys!!
     
    This is Nathan Mendelsohn back with the third installment in my weekly "Technique of the Week" series. This is a continuation of last weeks technique, showing you how you can get the choke from the back in a similar fashion but from a different angle. If you can put both these technique into your game then any time you see the patch on the back of your opponent's gi they're gonna be in deep trouble.
     

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog: Las Vegas Open Gold!!

    Sun, 2012-08-19 17:01 — Nathan Mendelsohn

    Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.

     Hey guys!!
     

    Nathan Mendelsohn's American BJJ Player Blog Technique of the Week #2

    Sun, 2012-08-19 12:38 — Nathan Mendelsohn

    Sorry, you need to install flash to see this content.

     Hey guys!!
     
    This is Nathan Mendelsohn back with the second technique in my weekly "Technique of the Week" series! This is another technique that I have had a lot of success with in competition, especially at purple belt where the majority of my matches ended with this move or something similar. Check the first two matches in this highlight from the 2009 US Open where I use this same move from a slightly different angle to get the finish in both matches. Hope you enjoy!! Osssss
     

    Fight Shop

    OTM Delta Force Camo Board Shorts
    OTM Delta Force Camo Board Shorts
    $59.99
    OTM Tetra Board Shorts
    $59.99
    Stretching Anatomy
    $19.99
    OTM Mat Dogs T-Shirt
    OTM Mat Dogs T-Shirt
    $22.99

    Who's Online

    edwardk
    permanentdan
    jimmysnuka
    nsapsead
    Nathan Mendelsohn
    Kenneth
    There are currently 6 users and 85 guests online.

    Who's New

    Adam Carter
    Daviidp10
    ramvjr
    thelastelementsem
    Ruscio
    johnt13
    JayPagesJJCTA
    piousjr@hotmail.com
    Turtlejitzu
    jonno.nickson
    sethwilliambrown
    mquintanilla1
    michelleciociola
    rubentodd
    thheffelfinger
    Relentlessmaa
    mmarkiee
    Ukan808
    LaraNash
    Jennings

    Tag Cloud

    view counter
    view counter