K-Control was named after one of Neil's coaches, Karo Parisyan. In this video, Neil shows how he uses his K-Control position to take the back, based on his opponent's forward pressure. Neil discusses the importance of working off the pressure your opponent is feeding you versus trying to force what you want on your opponent.
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About Neil Melanson
Neil Melanson is the Head Grappling Coach at Jaco Hybrid Training Center. He is the former Head Grappling Coach at both Xtreme Couture Las Vegas and Alliance MMA. Melanson specializes in Jujutsu, catch wrestling, guard, leg locks and triangle chokes. He has trained under Gene LeBell, Gokor Chivichyan, and Karo Parisyan (who awarded him his black belt).
Throughout his career, the professional fighters Melanson has trained include Micheal Chandler two-time Bellator Lightweight Champion, Randy Couture, Karo Parisyan, Gray Maynard, Todd Duffee, Goran Reljic, Chael Sonnen, Vitor Belfort, and others.