Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Basic Techniques

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Basic Techniques

Author: Fabio Gurgel

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This comprehensive guide to “the gentle art” by one of its foremost practitioners and teachers helps readers master the fundamentals on which a confident self-defense or professional competition career are based. The book covers the history and theory of jiu-jitsu; contains extensive sections on practical techniques such as strikes, holds, locks, throws, and evasions; distinguishes Brazilian lineages such as ground fighting and sudden attack techniques from other traditions; and shows readers how they can overcome any attacker, with as little effort and physical strength as possible.

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Weight 0.875 lbs
Dimensions 9.470 × 6.600 × 0.350 in


Trim Size: 6-5/8 x 9-1/2
Page Count: 160
Release Date: 2007-05-15
Paperback 9781583941652

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