Rener breaks it down with a video after a violent sexual assault from a man posing as a Uber driver. The video shows a few techniques that can be effective even in the back seat of a vehicle, our favorite being the t-shirt cross choke.
Jiu Jitsu should be about self defense and martial arts first and foremost. We're big fans of applying techniques in different scenarios, ie: the back seat of a confined space such as a taxi and modifying a traditional cross choke to use a shirt.
You can read the story from his description below or from KTLA here.
"On April 3, 2016, a man, posing as an Uber driver, abducted a woman and then violently sexually assaulted her in the vehicle two blocks away from the pickup location. In this critical Gracie Breakdown, Rener and Eve Gracie discuss three essential safety tips for Uber users, as well as three "backseat chokes" that EVERY woman should know! The information in this video will save lives. If you or any of your friends use ride-sharing apps like Uber or Lyft"
Check out the video below and let us know what you think. If there's any techniques that you think would be especially effective, leave us a comment below telling us what's up.