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In this initial episode, I demonstrate how I teach children single sinawali for the first time. Enjoy! Children classes are held at the Legends Community Cen...
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Grandmaster Warlito "Lito" Concepcion

Posted by Alexander Bautista Bayot France on September 10, 2015 at 11:09am 6 Comments

The Filipino martial arts community lost one of its most colorful and beloved leaders last night in the person of Grandmaster Warlito “Lito” Concepcion, affectionately nicknamed “Datu Puti” (because of his gray hair) by many of his friends.


With immediate family by his bedside, he quietly and serenely passed away, having accomplished everything he wanted to do in this life.


A memorial and “celebration” of Kuya Lito’s life will be held in the Greater San…


Big Stick Alert!

Posted by John R. Malmo on September 9, 2015 at 1:00pm 0 Comments has recently added 2 new large diameter heavy Synthetic Escrima Sticks to their lineup. The Bodyguard +P and +P+ require quite a bit of strength to handle, however they are great if you want to build power into your strikes.

For sticks comparable in…


Philippine Warrior Arts Society 4th Annual Gathering

Posted by Guro Ollie on September 3, 2015 at 9:05pm 0 Comments

Philippine Warrior Arts Society 4th Annual Gathering - August 8, 2015

Written by Oliver Salvador

On Saturday, August 8th, 2015, the Philippine Warrior Arts Society held its 4th annual Gathering. But what is the Gathering, one may ask? The answer is simple - The Gathering is when the instructors of the various Filipino martial arts in the region come together to bond as brothers and sisters, as well as present the beauty and uniqueness of their arts to the members of the…


Believe it or not

Posted by Zach Jenkins on August 31, 2015 at 11:01am 3 Comments

Believe it or not

For several years now I’ve been blogging and introducing threads on martial art forums for a variety of martial art websites. My purpose for writing in these forums are to share my experiences and start a conversation in regards to Southeast Asian martial arts namely FMA on this site. Often I read comments like, “I’m calling BS on this or that.” But the fact that whether a person believes something or not is based on their exposure or the lack thereof.

When I… Continue

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Difference between a Guro, Master and Grandmaster

Started by Wesley Richardson in General Discussion. Last reply by Guro David Hines on Tuesday. 5 Replies

Lets hear your opinions!1. Define them in your own words.2. Compare and contrast the three.Continue

Separation of Teacher and Students

Started by John R. Malmo in General Discussion. Last reply by Joel Morales Sep 23. 15 Replies

Please provide your thoughts about this post by Guro Khalid:TO ALL GURO'S OF ESCRIMA / KALI / ARNIS: from Guro Khalid: Here is a Rule: Listen Carefully: Guro's should not meet students after a Class ends. Both should separate. Because there is…Continue

How would you describe Eskrima?

Started by Marc Mendoza in General Discussion. Last reply by Joel Morales Sep 23. 3 Replies

Hello all,I wanted to start this discussion, because I'm in need of help. I want to partake on naming a group that wants to promote and preserve Eskrima. It's a passionate group of individuals who are currently learning FMA. So my questions are:How…Continue

Points of Contention

Started by Zach Jenkins in General Discussion. Last reply by Joel Morales Sep 23. 14 Replies

10 Points of Contention in the FMA1) The best defense is a good offense so blocking is an inefficient tactic.2) Elaborate disarms don’t work in actual combat. Disarms are only incidental during the course of a fight and cannot be planned.3) Abaniko…Continue

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