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Maintaining your position – Gustavo Dantas – Jits Magazine – Full Series

Nova Uniao USA chief, Gustavo Dantas gives you an in-depth explanation of how to maintain position and shows a few sweet sweeps. He uses the z-guard as an example position.

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Posterior Chain Exercises

In the first part of a 3-part series, California Strength Head Strength Coach, Ernie Hernandez (MS, CSCS), explains some of the bi-lateral exercises that we use with our athletes and weightlifters to work on the posterior chain. These exercises include the eccentric glut ham raise, lying leg curl, reverse hyper, and back extension.

Part 2 will discuss uni-lateral movements, so stay tuned!

In part 2 of our Posterior Chain Exercise series, we continue to highlight exercises that we utilize to improve lagging strength in the hamstrings, and in particular fix imbalances in this video. In Part 1, we discussed the various bilateral movements that we use. In this video, we discuss some of the unilateral movements that we recommend, including the Single-leg Romanian Deadlift (RDL), the Kneeling Hamstring Curl, the Death March, and the 5-cone Touch. California Strength Head Strength Coach, Ernie Hernandez, demonstrates the technique for each exercise, as well as some of the benefits and targeted muscles for each.

In the 3rd and final segment of our Posterior Chain Video Series, Head Strength Coach Ernie Hernandez (MS, CSCS) discusses the big movements that we utilize for posterior chain training.


Rolled Up episode 38 Part 1 Lucas Lepri

Rolled Up episode 38 Part 1 Lucas Lepri


The Battle – Part 1 – Bruno Bastos – Nova Uniao USA

ProLogue to a multi-part mini-documentary about Bruno Bastos,Nova Uniao black belt, as he goes on a rollercoaster ride of several compeitions in a 6.5 week period. Be sure to subscrbe to this page for updates and a new video coming soon. Also go to www.BrunoBastosjj.com

Nova Uniao Black Belt Bruno BAstos has taken a fight in his new hometown of Midland / Odessa, TX. He must now prepare to fight while juggling duties as a teacher at his new academy, and as one of the leaders of Nova Uniao USA.


UFC 156: JOSE ALDO: PREPARING FOR A SUPERFIGHT

Injuries have kept him out of the Octagon for more than a year. After an intense fight camp, the reigning featherweight champ is returning to make his fourth UFC® title defense where he faces his toughest opponent yet, Frankie Edgar. But Aldo has a secret weapon in his training camp: none other than former Edgar opponent Gray Maynard. We catch up with Aldo and his trainers at a conditioning session at Flamengo Beach, Rio de Janeiro.

In part two of a series, Aldo discusses how this superfight is motivating his training and preparation, and why he feels this epic battle will earn a place in the UFC history books.