Defending the Standing Front Choke

Randy attacks Victor's neck.

Randy attacks Victor’s neck.

Victor controls Randy’s right elbow and goes over Randy’s shoulder, grabbing his lat.

Victor brings his hip through and prepares for the throw.

Victor brings his hip through and prepares for the throw.

Victor throws Randy. While controlling his arm, Victor places his knee on Randy’s ribs, setting up for an armbar.

Victor passes his right leg over Randy’s head and finishes the armbar.

Rolker Gracie Seminar Filled with Chokes and Choke Defenses

Thanks to Master Rolker Gracie for teaching a great seminar last week. For 3 hours, Rolker showed chokes, variations, choke blocks and defenses.

Rolker Gracie Seminar Feb 11th 2018 at Victor Huber Brazilian Jiu-jitsu

Rolker Gracie Seminar Feb 11th 2018 at Victor Huber Brazilian Jiu-jitsu

Victor Huber Black Belts at Rolker Gracie Seminar 2018

Victor Huber Black Belts at Rolker Gracie Seminar 2018

Technique for January 2017 – Standing Rear-Naked Choke Defense

Step 1 - Victor begins his defense by lowering and establishing a good base and defending the choke by pulling down on Brian's forearm.

Step 1 – Victor begins his defense by lowering and establishing a good base and defending the choke by pulling down on Brian’s forearm.

Step 2 – Victor swings his right leg back and behind Brian’s stance.

Step 3 - Victor extracts his head from the choke and applies a shoulder lock of his own.

Step 3 – Victor extracts his head from the choke and applies a shoulder lock of his own.

Rolker Gracie Seminar Features Helio’s Chokes

We want to thank Master Rolker Gracie, head instructor of Gracie Humaita, for the amazing seminar rhat focused on his father Helio Gracie’s favorite chokes. We at Victor Huber BJJ are proud to represent the lineage of the yellow Gracie patch!

Rolker Gracie and Victor Huber with the black and brown belts on April 14th, 2017

Rolker Gracie and Victor Huber with the black and brown belts on April 14th, 2017

Rolker Gracie Seminar 2017

Rolker Gracie Seminar 2017

Rolker Gracie Seminar

Rolker Gracie Seminar

Rolker Gracie Seminar

Rolker Gracie Seminar

More images of the Rolker Gracie Seminar at Victor Huber BJJ are located here.

January 2016’s Technique: Sumi Gaeshi

Robert and Morrow demonstrate a grip break into the Sumi Gaeshi.

Morrow makes a grip on Robert's lapel.

Morrow makes a grip on Robert’s lapel.


Robert goes two on one to break Morrow's grip up and away.

Robert goes two on one to break Morrow’s grip up and away.


Robert keeps Morrow's sleeve with the left hand and reaches over Morrow's back to grip the back of Morrow's belt. Robert makes sure to keep his head inside of Morrow's shoulder.

Robert keeps Morrow’s sleeve with the left hand and reaches over Morrow’s back to grip the back of Morrow’s belt. Robert makes sure to keep his head inside of Morrow’s shoulder.


Robert steps inside, uses his Robert foot to hook Morrow's leg and sits to his butt.

Robert steps inside, uses his Robert foot to hook Morrow’s leg and sits to his butt.


Robert uses his hook and grip on Morrow's belt to throw Morrow to the side.

Robert uses his hook and grip on Morrow’s belt to throw Morrow to the side.


Robert comes up to his knees and finishes establishing side control.

Robert comes up to his knees and finishes establishing side control.

September 2015 Technique

Robert and Matt demonstrate what Victor calls a “911 Armbar Defense” when your arm is in danger and you feel the leg about to go over your head. This defense can be used as a last-minute defense and requires you to intercept your opponent leg as it’s coming over your head.

Robert and Matt show the "911 Armbar Defense"

Robert and Matt show the “911 Armbar Defense”