Get some high quality reversals from 2X NCAA Division I Champion and 4X NCAA Division I All-American, Ben Akren. In the video clip below, Askren, shows you how to properly perform a tripod. With this demonstration you will be able to perform a variety of escapes and set up your opponent with a fall!
He emphasizes keeping all the weight on your legs and having no weight on your hands. Askren also talks about the danger of getting cradled when executing a tripod. He shows how to defend both a near side and far side cradle. Then, he shows you how to execute a proper stand-up from the tripod. He stresses keeping one hand on the mat when performing this move so your opponent can’t lock his hands and return you to the mat.
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