Were he alive today, Carlson Gracie would be celebrating his birthday in this month of August.
To remember the legacy of one of the most influential teachers in BJJ history, here is footage of the last Carlson Gracie seminar ever taped, from December of 2005. Carlson died the following year.
While the grandmaster speaks in Portuguese, his sparring partner, João Crus, translates his advice throughout. Watch it below and get some valuable tips for finishing on the neck and via triangle.