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Any really good guilloteen tips?

Discussion in 'Grappling Technique' started by Zen Machine, Oct 2, 2010.

  1. Zen Machine Purple Belt

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    Hey guys. I have really been working on my guilloteen recently, and the subtle details that can make or break a successful one are astounding. Any thoughts or observations from your experience?
     
  2. Twon Orange Belt

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    If I am not at least 95% sure I am going to get it, I don't bother gassing my arms. I like to almost look backwards as I extend my hips. I find I get the tap faster.
     
  3. ILikeDogging Blue Belt

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    Just for the heads up, it's guillotine.
     
  4. 3s_em1 Blue Belt

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    depends if you have an arm in or not.

    I prefer the no arm version and focus on the set up and arm position. You can get them without wrapping both legs
     
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    Don't get caught in one
     
  7. oyaji poi oyaji belt

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    there have been a few really good threads lately on the choke. one had a ton of youtube videos and discussions. another was made this week with an article written by a Grappling forum regular for an MMA site.
     
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  9. redaxe Silver Belt

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    Yeah I was gonna say, just ask Drew Foster, he is the guillotine guru
     
  10. aunshi189 Brown Belt Platinum Member

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    The most important thing to remember is that once you get good (ie catch a few guys more than once) replace the 'guill' with your own name.
    I think the Zenoteen sounds pretty badass so you're good to go my friend.
     
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    Learn to spell guillotine right first.
     

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