BJJ Flexibility is essential for continually improving your skills. A healthy, flexible shoulder to a grappler is like a rifle to an infantryman. You simply need it to be in perfect condition. Grappling is extremely unpredictable. You never know in which position your shoulder will be the next moment in a game. Being able to feel comfortable in every possible range, is what gives a BJJ player a huge advantage.
BJJ Flexibility is your competitive advantage
90% percent of shoulder attacks are either internal or external rotation of the shoulder. Developing optimum range of motion in both of those helps a grappler tremendously.
1. In training. When practicing, many students, especially novices, like to go deep into the techniques, before letting go. Having your arm twisted to the max every time creates micro-injuries.Those can eventually lead to chronic pain. Proper flexibility training, allows you to have extra caution and protect your shoulder.
2. In competition. Through years of training on people with normal shoulder range, expectations are built. Without even thinking most grapplers take a Kimura or Americana to the range, where pain should be experienced. Not wishing to do damage, they pause. A flexible individual can take that opportunity to initiate an escape.
Together with flexibility techniques our program also teaches strength technique. Latter allow the shoulder to become strong in deep ranges. This allows the joint to be protected, where it is normally vulnerable.
If you walk into a BJJ school, you will learn standard, relaxed stretches. Those pacify and weaken the joint. They also take a very long time to develop any flexibility. In our program we use kinesiological stretching techniques. They keep the joint active through full range. Due to the nature of the techniques, the painful stretch reflex is avoided. Stretch reflex is the reason, why stretching hurts) This allows to gain shoulder flexibility much faster, than with regular stretching techniques. Grapplers who used out techniques improved their shoulder range of motion, just after the first session. This in return lead to a more comfort and confidence on the mat.
Get your Shoulder Flexibility For Grappling and BJJ Program Today! Order Yours Now!
PLEASE NOTE: This program is available in MP4 digital file only which plays on most computers and electronic devices. This particular program is not available as a DVD. The good news is that If you ever lose your digital files, say your computer crashes or you simply cannot locate them on your computer, you can always download them again! Even if your access expires, simply send us an email with your order # and we will reactive the download links for you within 24 hours, no questions asked! It's that simple!
Be sure to check out our Combination Package - Grappling/BJJ Combo: Which includes:
- Grappling Shoulder
- Grappling Guard