GET 50% OFF YOUR FIRST 2 MONTHS!

Limited time - use promo code: BLACKFRIDAY21 at checkout

Live stream preview

Watch this video and more on Superstar Judo

Watch this video and more on Superstar Judo

Thigh Variation | Front Leg Sasae | Dimitri Dragin

Episode 3 • 3m 32s

Up Next in Watch All

  • Against A Cross Gripped Opponent | Fr...

    Most Judoka will look for any way to escape when their opponent has an extreme cross grip, Dimitri Dragin is not one of them.

    Instead he looks to attack with his thigh variation of the Front Leg Sasae.

    With Uke having an extreme cross grip, Dragin starts by creating some distance.

    Doing so rem...

  • Competition Variations | Front Leg Sa...

    Due to how often Dimitri Dragin drilled the Front Leg variation of his Sasae, it became second nature to him. Now let’s see how he put it to work on the IJF World Judo Tour.

    Dragin used his foot variation to great effect in the 3rd round of the 2009 Paris Grand Slam against Britain’s Miller.

    He...

  • Overview | Ippon Seoi Nage | Dimitri ...

    Dragin’s Left Ippon Seoi Nage is an attack he executes from a right stance.

    To make it happen he has to create distance between himself and his opponent and have a lapel grip.

    Dragin can do it against right or left handed opponents. But he says it works best against opposite stance opponents, w...