2021’s NCAA Heavyweight Champion, Gable Steveson, snaps through his opponents tie-up, level changes, and hits this powerful blast double leg takedown. In Jiu Jitsu there is always the common concern of getting caught in a guillotine while attempting a takedown. The blast double is an excellent takedown to use in Jiu Jitsu because it keeps your head and neck out of the guillotine choke zone.
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About Michael Trasso:
Michael’s journey on the mats began in 1995, training Jiu Jitsu at just five years old. Throughout the next decade, he picked up wrestling and would become one of the world’s most accomplished adolescent Jiu Jitsu competitors. In 2008, Michael was recruited to wrestle for Rhode Island College. In 2011, Michael was nationally ranked #9 and in 2012, attained his 100th collegiate victory. In 2016, Michael began training in San Diego where he received some of his most notable awards in adult Jiu Jitsu competition to include earning his spot on FloGrappling’s “Top 20 No Gi Adult Black Belt Middleweights in the World” ranking in 2018 and 2019.