The rules say that you have to clearly initiate the throw, so a guard jump shouldn't be called as a score, and it mostly isn't IMHO. Unless you make it look like a double leg or kouchi or something.Quote:
Originally Posted by Shawarma
However, if you just jump guard and don't make it look like a sweep or a sacrifice throw, you may get penalized since it is against the rules to engage in newaza without attempting a throw/takedown. Flying juji gatame being an exemption for some reason (?).