The Grappler's Handbook Vol. 2: Tactics for Defense: Mixed Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Submission Fighting by Jay Zeballos
Advocating for an integrated, nonpartisan approach to the art of grappling, this handbook focuses completely on the fundamental defensive concepts and principles of mixed martial arts, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, and submission fighting. Submission techniques are demonstrated in complementary positionsincluding mount, guard, side control, and back controlbut learning how to avoid them is highlighted as an equally valuable skill. Penned by a world renowned martial artist, this guide is ideal for grapplers from any background or skill level.
Jean Jacques Machado is one of the five brothers of the world renowned Brazilian jiu-jitsu family. He is the author of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt and Championship Techniques and he has appeared in the motion pictures Force of the Spirit and Redbelt. He lives in Los Angeles. Jay Zeballos is a black belt under Jean Jacques Machado and is active as a competitor, teacher, and student. He is a cofounder of Lo9on, Inc., a website design company that developed and manages the Jean Jacques Global Online Training Program. He lives in Quartz Hill, California. They are the coauthors of The Grappler’s Handbook: Gi and No-Gi Techniques.