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Teaching your child

Started this discussion. Last reply by Black Swan Tactical Aug 13, 2013. 9 Replies

Asking about this topic very early ( my son isn't a year old  yet ) but I was wondering if anyone could share there experiences teaching there sons or daughtersI would love to share my love of the…Continue

Kuntao seminar in Buffalo/WNY

Started this discussion. Last reply by Thomas Macaluso Jul 16, 2011. 1 Reply

Kuntao/Silat seminar with mike Barr 8/14 from 12-4 @ vpma in depew ny  .Mike Barr has 40yrs experience in his art and is an excellent instructorIf your interested conatct me for details and directionsContinue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Thomas Macaluso Mar 1, 2011. 2 Replies

One thing that I think would be a welcome addition to this site would be a section for reviews of equipment , DVDs etc

Cross Training

Started this discussion. Last reply by Craig Sira Mar 1, 2011. 6 Replies

FMA lends itself to cross training in terms of both training in other arts as well as physical training in weighting etcWho out there trains in other arts and which onesWhich art do you feel go well…Continue


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At 1:54pm on August 13, 2013, Black Swan Tactical said… is now broadcasting LIVE on YouTube! We plan to have discussions and interviews of Filipino Martial Artists on Google+ Hangouts on Air! Please subscribe to the YouTube Channel and watch for announcements on or the YouTube Channel for upcoming events!


At 1:06pm on July 17, 2013, Ethan F. said…
Thanks for the add Thomas!
At 9:53pm on February 28, 2011, Burton "Lucky Dog" Richardson said…
I'm looking forward to seeing you again! You were there for some of the really hard core, all-out knife and stick training! Great times
At 9:29am on February 22, 2011, Ron Kosakowski said…
Hey Tom, welcome to Its quite a cool web entity with a lot of people into the same thing we are. Its good to see you here man.
At 2:34pm on February 10, 2011, Burton "Lucky Dog" Richardson said…

Hi Thomas!

  Great to see you on here, and I hope to see you in Hawaii some day. We've known each other for what, twenty years? Incredible.

At 1:03pm on February 10, 2011, terry joven said…


Thank u for adding me to your friends list.

If u like please join my group Bahalanamulti-style escrima!



At 12:57pm on January 29, 2011, Guro David Battaglia said…

Sifu Tom,


Welcome to the site.


Guro Dave

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At 4:31am on December 16, 2010, Dave Standeven said…

Welcome Thomas, hope you enjoy the site.


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