Guard: Conceding Hip Control

Wrote about this a bit before, but you can get a great handle on the following concept visually in the John Smith clinic posted below:

The basic idea is Guard, within a mechanical hierarchy exists because a person got deep enough in your hips to control you before taking you out of balance and landing on top.

Here, John Smith discusses a variety of scenarios on how to shut people down after they get hip control, but before taking you out of balance (understanding specific geographies is everything):

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