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Sayas-Lastra Brotherhood

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Sayas-Lastra Brotherhood

The purpose of this group is to bring together those that have trained in the Sayas-Lastra System of Arnis and to honor our elders and teachers.

Members: 29
Latest Activity: Jul 11

Thoughts...

Meyer say... "watch diligently for the right time,
and do not let yourself be easily unnerved."

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Comment by Rudy Gaytan on July 11, 2019 at 3:20pm

hello to all my kapatids out there.  much love to eddie for all he has given me that enriched my life : )

Comment by Edgardo Sayas Lastra on September 8, 2015 at 12:39am

Thanks for the postings Badger, brings back a lot of fond memories, please feel free to post any more that you may have, along with sharing some of your memories

Comment by Badger Johnson on September 7, 2015 at 6:33pm

Inside, looking lean and mean! :)

Comment by Badger Johnson on September 7, 2015 at 6:32pm

A pamphlet he gave out.

Comment by Badger Johnson on September 7, 2015 at 5:59pm

Chris, as far as I know GM Jorge is the only one who teaches the augmented 'x-block'. I've asked others and they've never heard of it.

Do you Lastra guys know what I'm talking about? (I can post a drawing if not). It's a great technique, leading to a pressure response, and gets 'tighter' the harder it is pressed. (the X fulcurm).

You can turn it into a sweep and counter very easily, in fact 'it' does that naturally depending on which side of the X vortex is hit (if not the center.

Thanks for the nice comment!

Comment by Badger Johnson on September 7, 2015 at 1:58pm

I have a few more from one of the pamphlets he gave us. If you like I'll post those later. Time to crash! :)

Comment by Badger Johnson on September 7, 2015 at 1:57pm

Hi guys, I just got back from the Airport and have found the pic or two from one seminar that we had back in about 1980-82. Sorry I'm posting them, but it's been a busy Sept with classes and all.

Comment by Edgardo Sayas Lastra on September 5, 2015 at 7:34pm

By all means Badger, I'd love to see your photo

Comment by Badger Johnson on September 5, 2015 at 4:03pm

Hi guys. I found a photo from long ago of Jorge showing me a basic #1. Can I post it here?

My memory of him from nearly 35 years ago is how friendly and even like a 'big kid' he was. Always smiling, always excited to be with us messing around with all the sticks and training gear.

Comment by Edgardo Sayas Lastra on September 1, 2015 at 8:46am

Welcome to the group Jr.!

 

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