In this episode of Rolled Up, Budo Jake heads down to Fight Zone USA – home of Leandro Vieira & Kevin Howell.
Leandro is the youngest brother of the famous Vieira brothers and is the only one living and teaching in the USA. Jake takes this opportunity to learn about Leandro’s background in the art, his philosophy of teaching, and more.
Note: Fightzone is now home of The Jiu Jitsu League, an Atos affiliated school.
Caio Terra the 135lb BJJ technician joins us for a 2 part video. In part 1, Caio discusses his training history then teaches Budo Jake how to pass the knee shield half guard. Next Caio teaches how to deal with the double underhooks guard and how to sweep and triangle your opponent.
n part 2 of this 2 part video Budo Jake has an intense roll with Caio where Caio tries to tap Jake out as many times as possible in 7 minutes. Next Caio shows Jake a half guard nogi pass. After that Jake asks Caio what the secret is to fighting against bigger guys and if it’s true that Caio eats nothing but candy for breakfast and dinner. Finally, Caio talks about his “111 Half Guard Techniques DVD set” and his innovative teaching style.