Thanks for the tips, Mike. I will try them out at the next class.

*takes deep breath*

*takes another*

Ok guys, here is video from my second match at the tourney. All the world is now witness to my suckage. I am in the white gi top:

or here:

"In case you ever wondered what it's like to be knocked out, it's like waking up from a nightmare only to discover it wasn't a dream." -Forrest Griffin