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Puget Sound Eskrima

Balintawak is considered a close quarter style, the Cuentada system prepares the
practitioner for the varying ranges of combat - employing full-power, body
torquing swings for medium to longer range engagement. The stick is the primary
training tool but the theory is that the stick is only an extension of the arm.
This translates well to blade and hand to hand fighting; Balintawak fighters are
equally adept at utilizing punches, empty hand striking, elbows, knees, kicking,
and grappling.

The word "cuentada" is a
Spanish term meaning to calculate or to counter. Balintawak practitioners
automatically assume their opponent is skilled and that their attacks will be
countered. The philosophy is that for every counter there is a counter and
mastery of the art can only be achieved through continuous research.

Location: Seattle
Members: 13
Latest Activity: Nov 26, 2013

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Comment by Henry Paz on November 26, 2013 at 5:45pm

Balintawak Cuentada Seattle. Thanks for the add. I am interested in your style and wondering if you have any affiliate schools in the Spokane area? Much respect.

Henry Paz

solobast0n@aol.com

Comment by Azeem McDaniel on October 13, 2013 at 11:10am

Congrats to Azeem McDaniel & Josh Faram for successfully passing their Completion of the Art exam for GM Taboada's International Balintawak.

Props to Raul Tabile (Level 5),Shahid McDaniel (Level 3), Jeffrey Pearce (Level 2), Sarafine Apodalo (Level 2), Bo McClune (Level 1) - and the rest of the Balintawak Seattle crew for representing at fall camp in Charlotte, NC.

Comment by Azeem McDaniel on August 14, 2013 at 4:08pm

Thank you Guro Alex!!! Great vid!! See you at World camp!!!

 

Comment by Alex Ormaza on July 30, 2013 at 7:21am

Check out the new World Camp Promo Vid...

I look forward to seeing you guys. Seattle Balintawak ROCKS!!

http://youtu.be/HYMTgOb2tAk

Comment by Azeem McDaniel on September 11, 2012 at 11:04pm

Hello group!! Sorry i have not posted in a long time very busy. Getting ready for fall camp with Manong Bobby! How is everyone training?

Comment by Azeem McDaniel on November 22, 2011 at 1:39pm

Wanted to give a shout out to brother Raul for representing Seattle Balintawak at world camp!!! Great job my friend!!!! We are making GM BobbyToboada proud!!



 



 

 

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