Best people to watch for Rickson-style BJJ?

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  1. JosephDredd Gold Belt

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    Just curious who the best people to search for footage on youtube are if you want to see Rickson's style? I understand Kron didn't do much of his training with Rickson.
     
  2. Spazzmaster Purple Belt

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    Henry Akins. But he doesn't compete.
     
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    Was thinking the same thing. Uh..His son?
     
  5. KJGould Silver Belt

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    Just competing, or teaching as well?
     
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    Define "Rickson style BJJ." By the way there is plenty of actual footage of Rickson.
     
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    You mean takedown-pass-mount/back-submit?

    Closer I think to this style in the most traditional sense is Roger
     
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    Rickson Gracie.
     
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    Roger is one that comes to mind, as does Bj penn in mma
     
  12. No1 Stunna Banned Banned

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    there are two seminars of Rickson in the early 90's on youtube, a lot of really basic things but really good. I picked up a few nuggets for sure.
     
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    Luiz won Senior 2 black belt light feather this past weekend. Three matches, three finishes. If I can non-phone video of them, I'll post asap.

     
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    There is also Shane Rice who is a Rickson BB and got a nice basic game, you should watch out for his matches on youtube.
     
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    If you want modern day examples of Rickson's game then watch footage of guys like Rafael Mendes and Cobrinha.
     
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    Look into an empty room.
    Rickson's jiu jitsu is invisible.
     
  17. bloosteak Blue Belt

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    rolles had a better style

    judo, wrestling, strong top game
     
  18. JosephDredd Gold Belt

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    Either or. I'm really curious to see what I can learn from Rickson's invisible repetoire.
     
  19. joeytriangles Orange Belt

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    That's the problem. It's invisible. This may make it difficult to learn through watching him...
     
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    Aw, he got his socks on! That's so cute :) And really, really slick movement.
     

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