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TXMMA Technique of the Week: Romulo Reis (Reverse Triangle)

By TXMMA Staff | Photos by Mike Calimbas (Texas BJJ Photographer)


New Texas resident and third-degree BJJ black belt Romulo Reis shares some technique with the community


Order prints and downloads - www.mikecalimbas.comHOUSTON, TX, October 15, 2013 – In this latest edition of our TXMMA Technique of the Week we feature third-degree black belt Romulo Reis Pereira of Rilion Gracie Academy.

A twenty-year veteran of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Prof. Reis recently made the move with his family to the Houston area from Miami, FL, where he was one of the head instructors at Rilion Gracie’s Miami location. He now steps in as one of the primary instructors at RGA’s Houston Academy, located at 6467 Westheimer Rd.

To find out more about Romulo Reis Pereira, check out his previous TXMMA Interview here.


TXMMA Technique of the Week – Reverse Triangle Choke from a Passing Situation


In the following videos Prof. Romulo Reis discusses a reverse triangle choke option that could become available as a passing defense option. We’ve taped it at two different angles so you can see all the details. He is assisted by Felix Rodriguez. We hope you enjoy!

Illustration – Reverse Triangle Choke with the Armbar Option