The Reverse Sweep You cannot view this unit as you're not logged in yet. Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditGoogle+TumblrPinterestVkEmail About the Author: virendra 12 Comments Jaime P March 31, 2017 at 4:40 pm Log in to Reply Will be trying this l. Michael S April 5, 2017 at 5:14 pm Log in to Reply I tried this….it kills my hip…I must be missing something… Brian J April 25, 2017 at 3:12 am Log in to Reply Hi Michael, I would recommend adding some hip flexor stretches to your stretching/warm-up routine. Also, grabbing the belt or grabbing their far side armpit (my preference for gi and no gi) will help you move their weight toward you when you pull your knee to your chest. Also, cupping their armpit and pulling it outward at the same time you open their knee will help turn their dump their body for the sweep. Does that make sense? I hope this helps. Good luck, brother! Michael S April 5, 2017 at 7:13 pm Log in to Reply Never mind….NAILED IT! Matt M April 9, 2017 at 10:15 am Log in to Reply Having a hard time loading the person… Do they have to be driving forward into you? If they sit back, scissor sweep? Keegan Y April 10, 2017 at 8:41 pm Log in to Reply Can you still do this No Gi? I am having a hard time figuring out a reliable handle (with no gi or belt to grab onto) to use to pull them into me so I can load them. Henry A April 11, 2017 at 9:51 am Log in to Reply Yes I do, I overhook the arm to the side I’m sweeping and can use the overhook to help load Keegan Y April 12, 2017 at 12:49 pm Log in to Reply Awesome! Thanks Henry!, I’ll play around with it in class tonight. Rick B April 15, 2017 at 1:02 pm Log in to Reply I’m having an issue with higher belts basing out with their feet and arm on the side I’m sweeping them too. Can you discuss the back take option you mention in the video. Thanks Brian J April 25, 2017 at 3:17 am Log in to Reply Hi Rick, I understand what you’re saying. I find that you need to be convincing with the pressure you’re pushing with their shin in order to get them to counter that with their own forward pressure. After that I find that they will use their arm on the sweeping side to make a grip somewhere on the body in order to try to anchor their weight while trying to smash pass. This is your opportunity to surprise them with the sweep. If you’re still having problems, you can overhook the arm on the sweeping side like Henry mentions above. Does that make sense? I hope this helps. Oss! Henry A June 19, 2017 at 6:57 pm Log in to Reply They shouldn’t be able to use their foot to base because they are being lifted and flipped, to take the back you need to pull thEirik arm across the body then stretch your top leg out to go to the back, similar to an arm drag John Taylor November 11, 2017 at 2:15 pm Log in to Reply Great for a Z-Guard smash as well! 🤙🏻. I find when you lift them slightly upward’s there come’s a point where there weight goes neutral and lighter, at which point i turn and flip the leg out and advance straight to best position 👍🏻…. Leave A Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.