Gracie Combatives
Mon Wed Fri Sat
November
06 – Class 23 Class 15 No Class Class 08
13 – Class 01 Class 16 No Class Class 09
20 – Class 02 Class 17 No Class Class 10
Freestyle RD*
27 – Class 03 Class 18 No Class Class 11
Mount RD*
December
04 – Class 04 Class 19 No Class Class 12
Guard RD*
11 – Class 05 Class 20 No Class Class 13
Standing RD*
Class 36 Essential Techniques
1 Trap and Roll Escape – Mount (GU 1)
Leg Hook Takedown  (GU 6)
2 Americana Armlock – Mount  (GU 2)
Clinch (Aggressive Opponent)  (GU 7)
3 Positional Control – Mount  (GU 3)
Body Fold Takedown  (GU 14)
4 Take the Back + R.N.C. – Mount (GU 4 & 5)
Clinch (Conservative Opponent)  (GU 15)
5 Punch Block Series (1-4) – Guard (GU 8)
Guillotine Choke (Standing)  (GU 23)
6 Straight Armlock – Mount (GU 9)
Guillotine Defense  (GU 32)
7 Triangle Choke – Guard  (GU 10)
Haymaker Punch Defense  (GU 30)
8 Elevator Sweep – Guard  (GU 11)
Rear Takedown  (GU 29)
9 Elbow Escape – Mount  (GU12)
Pull Guard  (GU 21)
10 Positional Control – Side Mount  (GU 13)
Double Leg Takedown (Aggressive)  (GU 17)
11 Headlock Counters – Mount  (GU 16)
Standing Headlock Defense  (GU 26)
12 Headlock Escape 1 – Side Mount (GU 18)
Standing Armlock  (GU 34)
13 Straight Armlock – Guard (GU 19)
Clinch (Aggressive Opponent)  (GU 7)
14 Double Ankle Sweep – Guard  (GU  20)
Guillotine Choke (Guard Pull)  (GU 23)
15 Headlock Escape 2 – Side Mount  (GU 22)
Clinch (Conservative Opponent)  (GU 15)
16 Shrimp Escape – Side Mount  (GU 24)
Body Fold Takedown  (GU 14)
17 Kimura Armlock – Guard  (GU 25)
Leg Hook Takedown  (GU 6)
18 Punch Block Series (5) – Guard  (GU 27)
Haymaker Punch Defense  (GU 30)
19 Hook Sweep – Guard  (GU 28)
Guillotine Defense  (GU 32)
20 Take the Back – Guard (GU 31)
Standing Headlock Defense  (GU 26)
21 Elbow Escape – Side Mount  (GU 33)
Pull Guard  (GU 21)
22 Twisting Arm Control – Mount  (GU 35)
Rear Takedown  (GU 29)
23 Double Underhook Pass – Guard  (GU 36)
Double Leg Takedown (Conservative)  (GU 17)

Street Readiness in 23 Lessons!
The 36 techniques in the Gracie Combatives program are the most important techniques in all of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. The 36 techniques have been strategically divided into 23 one-hour classes. Absolutely no experience is necessary to participate in any class, and the 23 lessons can be completed in any order.

*Reflex Development Class (RD Class)
Once you have attended each class twice, you qualify to attend the RD Classes. This is where you will learn the advanced combinations that will sharpen your reflexes and boost your confidence to the next level!

Log-on & Boost Progress!
As a student of the Gracie Combatives program and CTC family member you can access GracieUniversity.com. In order to optimize learning, use your online access to review past techniques or prepare for upcoming lessons on your computer or mobile device! If you have trouble accessing your lessons online, please speak to a TWMA representative.

Combative Belt Qualification Test
Once you complete each Gracie Combatives class three times and you perfect the 36 techniques in every possible combination, you are eligible to test for your Combative Belt. To watch a complete demo of the test, please visit the ‘Testing Center’ at GracieUniversity.com.