New heavyweight Leandro Lo won double gold at the 2017 European Championship by beating every opponent he came across over the last weekend. After using his lightweight game in his current division. Lo reached the finals without slowing down. He faced Tanner Rice in the heavyweight decider.
To win, Lo worked the guard pass crossing the knee — a pressure technique that gives the guard player few options to contain the opponent who’s trying to reach the side. In this video, watch as Lo positions himself, finds the right moment and throws his knee to the side in order to safely reach the advantageous position.