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Francis Serrano commented on the event 'the WARRIORS SEMINAR with Doug Marcaida and Fred Mastro - Los Angeles, CA'
"Black Swan Tactical, Thank you and we would love for you to come as well.  Of course we…"
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Black Swan Tactical commented on the event 'the WARRIORS SEMINAR with Doug Marcaida and Fred Mastro - Los Angeles, CA'
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the WARRIORS SEMINAR with Doug Marcaida and Fred Mastro - Los Angeles, CA at Rosemead Masonic Lodge

October 1, 2016 to October 2, 2016
413GROUP.net is proud to present the WARRIORS SEMINAR with Doug Marcaida and Fred Mastro.…See More
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Al S replied to the discussion 'Isometric training incorporated with FMA...???'
"Regarding the article on isometric exercise benefits on stick work, can you provide a link so that…"
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Robert Boger replied to the discussion 'Isometric training incorporated with FMA...???'
"It would be (in my opinion) impossible to do "static stick work" and get anything out of…"
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JSPEEDY replied to the discussion 'Isometric training incorporated with FMA...???'
"I'm not so sure about static postures and isometric training. It's something I…"
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Isometric training incorporated with FMA...???

Greetings to All,This is somewhat of a long question, i'll try to make it as concise as possible.…See More
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Bendo Gets 1st Bellator Win After Pitbull Decides He’s Done Fighting

entimports.com - Benson “Smooth” Henderson’s debut in Bellator didn’t go as planned, as he failed to take the Bellator Welterweight Championship from Andrey Koreshkov. He made the move back down to the weight class...


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Rory’s 1st Bellator Appearance JUST Happened And He Threatened Everyone!

entimports.com - Rory MacDonald has officially left the Ultimate Fighting Championship, signing a brand new deal with Bellator that he believed no other promotion in the world could match. After declaring the welte...


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UFC on FOX: After Weighing-In Today, Fighter Flagged For Doping Violation & Pulled

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Levels of Expertise

I would like to ask the MYFMA.NET community what they feel best represents basic, intermediate, and advanced levels of FMA. Please include short video examples in your responses.

Thank you,

Maestro Guro Dave

Added by Guro David Battaglia on May 4, 2016 at 12:59pm — No Comments

Doug Marcaida on History Channel, "Forged In Fire"

MyFMA.net member Doug Marcaida is on a History Channel cable show regarding bladesmithing called, "Forged In Fire." I highly recommend you watch this show. My brother is busy taping all of them!!!Doug Marcaida

Added by Black Swan Tactical on April 8, 2016 at 12:00am — No Comments

Alternate Activity to enhance your FMA training...

Does anyone of you have a great idea on how to make eskrima more enjoyable to practice? Let's face it, doing the same steps again and again makes the art repetitive and boring. Do you have some cool or crazy ideas to make the steps look fresh and enticing to practice everyday but at the same time, maintaining the concepts of the art's style?

Added by Lester U. on April 7, 2016 at 6:11am — 3 Comments

Decuerdas-Diestro Fighting System

I.D.E.A International DeCuerdas Escrima Association

Presents Gm Arthur Gonzalez teaching along with De Cuerdas Escrima instructors in DEFMAC: DeCuerdas Escrima-...FMA Camp:

On April 30, 2016 from 10am to 3 pm. All martial artists from beginner to master levels are invited to attend

The Gonzalez DeCuerdas Escrima-FMA Camp presents an intensive self-defense program that’s comprehensive and practical. …

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Added by terry joven on March 18, 2016 at 3:16pm — No Comments

6 Steps for Mindful Practice

One thing that I love about the Filipino martial arts is that they require mindful practice in order to avoid a stick to the face. As much as I wish it didn't, my mind wanders frequently. On my blog, I give six steps that I use to be more in the moment during my martial arts training.…

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Added by Eric Primm on February 10, 2016 at 1:36pm — No Comments

Progress through Resistance

If we want to get stronger, we add resistance or weights to our training regime. We can do the same to increase our martial arts skills. No, not add weights, by adding resistance. This doesn't necessarily mean increase your free sparring, though.

Check out…

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Added by Eric Primm on January 22, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Engineering the Martial Arts: Problem Solving

Martial arts and engineering have a lot of overlap, and engineering concepts are easily applicable to the martial arts. With a sophisticated art like the FMAs, problems can become complex right away. Engineers have developed a robust process to get to the root of complex, difficult problems. This year, I'm adding a new monthly feature to my blog where…

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Added by Eric Primm on January 19, 2016 at 2:37pm — No Comments

2015 was awsome lets make 2016 even better !

It was a great year of training Kali/JKD and meeting some fantastic people ! thank you all ! May you all have a blessed year from Creative Warrior Academy of LV !! :)…

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Added by Justin Cataldi on January 5, 2016 at 2:10pm — No Comments

Five Easy Steps to Martial Arts Mastery

Over the past five years, I've really paid attention to martial artists of various skills and levels of commitment. With all of that research, I've distilled the five easy steps that anyone can apply on their martial arts journey. Please,…

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Added by Eric Primm on December 29, 2015 at 6:56pm — No Comments

FULL TEXT: Transcript of oral arguments on Philippines vs China arbitration case

China is stealing land and sea, with some very valuable mineral rights from Brunei, Japan, Philippines, S.Korea, and Vietnam, and the Philippines is bringing the first case against Xi's government to the Tribunal at the Hague.

FULL TEXT: Transcript of oral arguments on Philippines vs China…

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Added by Black Swan Tactical on December 27, 2015 at 1:26am — No Comments

The Power of Video in Private Lessons

Yesterday I had a private lesson with one of my regular clients, Terry. During this lesson, I realized the importance of instant video in correcting a hitch in Terry’s “abaniko double action” technique.

Read the rest here: http://bamboospiritmartialarts.com/power-video-private-lessons/

:-)

Added by Brian Johns on December 21, 2015 at 11:07am — No Comments

Footwork Friday: Training Clusters & Block Curriculum

Part of my goals for the second half of this year has been to work on my footwork. I started a blog series about FMA footwork with a new entry every Friday, but when I started, there was no organization or progression to my entries. So, in this latest article, I utilized the concept of block curriculum to group similar footwork patterns. Note that this…

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Added by Eric Primm on December 21, 2015 at 9:11am — No Comments

Modern Arnis Basics by David Battaglia

Please have a look at one of my instructional video I posted on youtube, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mKTLbs7wSrY. ;

Please let me know what you think. Constructive criticism is welcome.

Thank you.

Guro David Battaglia

Added by Guro David Battaglia on November 27, 2015 at 5:18pm — 2 Comments

A Martial Life Episode 19: The Gathering.



Don Franks, creator of the webseries "A Martial Life," visited the Gathering back in September, and while there, they visited with Master Zach… Continue

Added by Eric Primm on November 11, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments

Thomas Dy Tang, the Successor of the KI System

Thomas Dy Tang, the Successor of the KI System

- The Die is Cast

-- Ex...periences:

--- Raul Marquez

--- Louie D. Lindo

--- Kenneth Co

- The Introduction of Tom as the Successor of the KI System

--- Edward Wong

A Word From Tommy Dy Tang

Personal Experiences

Techniques:

- Estrella Disarm

- Contra Y Contra

- Cadena Real Disarm…

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Added by terry joven on November 10, 2015 at 12:46pm — No Comments

Why we fights - my thoughts on the 2015 GSBAUSA NATIONAL TOURNAMENT

The latest blog of FMASCHOOL.com Guru Francis T.B. Serrano the marketing director of GSBAUSA shares his thoughts of what it means to compete.

Please read, comment and share.

#eskrima #gsbausa #fmaschool #kali #arnis #martialarts

http://stickpiethere.blogspot.com/2015/11/why-we-fight-my-thoughts-of-2015-gsba.html

Added by Francis Serrano on November 3, 2015 at 11:24pm — No Comments

South China Sea Ruling in Hague Could Be Mid-2016: Philippines Lawyer

South China Sea Ruling in Hague Could Be Mid-2016: Philippines Lawyer

WASHINGTON — The chief counsel for the Philippines in its…

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Added by Black Swan Tactical on November 1, 2015 at 2:57am — 2 Comments

2015 Iron Mountain Camp Testing

Counterpoint Tactical System testing took place on three days over the course of the 2015 Iron Mountain camp.

The first rank through the most advanced rank tested during this year's camp. And I had a major milestone as welll.

I tested… Continue

Added by Eric Primm on October 30, 2015 at 1:52pm — No Comments

FMA SCHOOLS IN NORTH CAROLINA

We have one of our students being transferred to a Naval base in North Carolina. Does anyone know of any FMA schools in North Carolina?

Added by terry joven on October 29, 2015 at 4:10pm — 6 Comments

2015 Iron Mountain Camp Day Three

Day three of camp was dedicated to Master Whitson's gun versus knife curriculum. With the 21 foot rule in mind, Master Zach Whitson of…

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Added by Eric Primm on October 28, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments

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