February 2012 Blog Posts (12)

Total Martial Arts Premier Academy

At TMA we are proud to be the first Martial Arts school in Wiltshire to teach MMA and have done since 2001. With the growing popularity of the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championships), mixed Martial Arts classes are the fastest growing in the Martial Arts business. An MMA workout will relieve stress, give you more energy, keep you in good health and most of all it’s fun and you’ll feel satisfied. At Total Martial Arts we combine the best…

Continue

Added by Addykip on February 26, 2012 at 10:23pm — No Comments

May The Soul Of This Art Be The Art Of Your Soul

Even when he was very young, Remy would watch his father train the local militia. The training took place in a room made of the nepa leaves. It was high up and Remy was small. He stood on a rock and pulled apart some leaves so he could peek in. He knew children were not allowed to watch, but he was very curious and could not wait. Sometimes he would become so excited at what he would slide off his wobbly rock. Being very resourceful, he soon used many small rocks to steady the big one he…

Continue

Added by MARPPIO on February 26, 2012 at 5:03am — No Comments

Turning 5-0

Well today is my 50th birthday, I am reflecting back over a half century of life. I can not complain about my life being dull or boring. Some days, my life is about maintaining a routine among turmoil of my life, that is my way to just flowing with it like water. I go from being a Fire Captain on a Paramedic Engine to coming home on my days-off and being an involved father of two good boys and teacher and leader of a Filipino Martial Arts style. Somewhere in between I am artisan and writer.…

Continue

Added by Marc Lawrence on February 24, 2012 at 10:57am — 2 Comments

Fitness Training

Total Martial Arts not only teaches first class martial arts programs but also incorporates the best in Total Body Conditioning Workouts without the use of conventional weights, but by using your own body weight. Our workouts are designed to, Relieve stress, Keep you in shape, Keep you in the best of health and fitness, Make you feel satisfied whilst having fun, Give you more energy. A typical Kickboxing class can burn up…

Continue

Added by Addykip on February 21, 2012 at 12:22am — No Comments

The Grey-Movie review from an FMA'ers view point

My younger son and I went to see the "The Grey". It was an interesting movie in its story line, but as younger son pointed out, they were bad cavemen. They did not have even the most basic of concepts for use of improvised weapons. My son and I picked out these things they could have done better. One at the crash scene, looked for any sharp object to use as blade, No one made any stakes that could be used a close quarters weapon. No one looked for anything to use a club. They tried to fight…

Continue

Added by Marc Lawrence on February 20, 2012 at 12:09pm — No Comments

Sunday Morning Practice

I like Sundays as I get up early and can go practice my Filipino Tia-Chi early in the morning. I find the morning is peacefull and I can work my own Sayaw while it is still quite. I can take the time to explore each movement and study it. It is good to back and play hard and it is good to flow through and build your internal energy. I feel that there is not enough of the internal side taught  with most FMA styles today. I believe that it is as important as all of the rest. I have heard that…

Continue

Added by Marc Lawrence on February 19, 2012 at 11:39am — No Comments

May The Soul Of This Art Be The Art Of Your Soul

During the war, the Philippines became a very rough and violent place to live. Day after day Remy heard about the Japanese, the killings, and the he knew as long as his father had operations (sabotaging the Japanese efforts), they would be staying in the mountains. In one particularly devastating operation, eight soldiers from Jose's troop were killed. Even so, over thirty Japanese died with them. After that, the Japanese were very mad. They…
Continue

Added by MARPPIO on February 17, 2012 at 4:20am — 1 Comment

ULEP TRAINING BLADES

For sales information, please contact:

Robert Ulep

916.688.1754

robert@uleptrainingblades.com

For other inquiries, please send us an email:…

Continue

Added by terry joven on February 16, 2012 at 12:30pm — 4 Comments

What is Rajah Muda?

I have been asked by some folks about my latest promotion bestowed upon me by Grand Master Porferio S. Lanada.

The question asked to me is: "What is Rajah Muda?".

So, in reply to this question, I offer this answer...

Rajah Muda is a rank/title bestowed upon me by Grand Master Porferio S. Lanada of the Arnis Lanada system.

The literal translation of Rajah is "King", and Muda is "Designated Heir".

Within Arnis Lanada, there is a formal ranking structure from the Muslims…

Continue

Added by Russell G. Carter, Jr. on February 16, 2012 at 8:12am — No Comments

Seminar Announcement: April 7th in NYC

In an effort to foster the Filipino martial arts community in New York, Kapatiran Mandirigma NYC is launching its 2012 seminar series with several artists already lined up including Master Spencer Gee (Pananandata) on June 2nd and 3rd and Datu Rich Acosta (Kuntaw Kali Kruzada) date pending.  Kicking off the series will be Raul Marquez (Manandata) on April 7th.  

Just a quick blurb since this is…

Continue

Added by Damon Abraham on February 15, 2012 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Breaking Boards

 I know that Karate started here in the USA the idea of breaking boards but from Filipino Martial Arts viewpoint why waste a good board! Anyway it seems that everybody else breaks boards so it expect that we as Martial artist break them too. So occasionally I will break boards for demonstrations with my hands. To make it a good show I do it open palm as we fight. this also allows the Chi to flow. So yesterday at my Fire Station they had some scrap pine from a project and they asked to break …

Continue

Added by Marc Lawrence on February 12, 2012 at 6:44pm — No Comments

KUNTAO Martial Arts Club 1 year Anniversary BE OUR GUEST

On February 13th at 7 pm at FRANKLIN COMMONS 400 Franklin Ave. Suite 245 Phoenixville, PA 19460, we will be celebrating the KUNTAO Martial Arts Club www.kuntaomac.com 1 year Anniversary.



You are cordially invited as our special guest. We will be demonstrating the Ancient Arts and Culture of the Philippines and China. Please share food and fellowship…
Continue

Added by Dale Yeager on February 10, 2012 at 8:20pm — No Comments

Blog Topics by Tags

Monthly Archives

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

 

MyFMA.net - Filipino Martial Arts Network is the premier social network for everyone interested or involved with the Filipino Martial Arts.

MyFMA.net features include photos, videos, events, forums, blogs, chat, and more.

News Feed

terry joven posted a video

Bahalanamulti-style.com - "The Ambush" / 2014 Wilton War Games

Footage from the 2014 Wilton War Games. Having fun during "The Ambush" stage. A squad patrolling the jungle runs into an "Ambush". The games are based on the...
1 hour ago
Zach Jenkins promoted terry joven's video
4 hours ago
Zach Jenkins promoted terry joven's video
4 hours ago
Tarandeep Singh is attending an event
Thumbnail

JKD India Seminar by Sifu Harinder Singh Sabharwal at South Delhi

October 18, 2014 to October 19, 2014
All India Martial Arts Talent Search !! JKD India…See More
17 hours ago
terry joven promoted John R. Malmo's photo
22 hours ago
terry joven promoted Justin Cataldi's blog post Master Narrison Babao & Mater Mike Gomez Seminar in Vegas July 13, 2014
22 hours ago
terry joven commented on the group 'Bahalanamulti-style Escrima'
"Hello everyone! Just a reminder that our next meeting will be on August 3rd, 10:00 am at the PMA…"
yesterday
terry joven commented on the group 'Unified Filipino Martial Arts Council "UFMAC"'
"Hello everyone! Just a reminder that our next meeting will be on August 3rd, 10:00 am at the PMA…"
yesterday
Ryan Aggabao and Zach Jenkins are now friends
yesterday
Fabian Kantereit updated their profile
Tuesday
Fabian Kantereit joined a group
Thumbnail

Inayan Training Organization (ITO)

The Inayan Training Organization (ITO) is an association of individuals and schools interested in…See More
Tuesday
Fabian Kantereit is now a member of MyFMA.net - Filipino Martial Arts Network
Tuesday
terry joven posted videos
Monday
Soke Dr.Jagdish Singh Khatri posted photos
Monday
JSPEEDY commented on STICKFIGHTING WORLD's video
Thumbnail

SFW 1: GENESIS - ROBERT MATSCH VS. MICHAEL ROBINSON

"As for Terry's comment about the action stopping when dropping the stick. I think that's…"
Monday
JSPEEDY commented on STICKFIGHTING WORLD's video
Thumbnail

SFW 1: GENESIS - ROBERT MATSCH VS. MICHAEL ROBINSON

"I like the fact that one guy wore fencing head gear. The protection is probably comparable to the…"
Monday
Jason Winchester updated their profile
Monday
Jason Winchester and terry joven are now friends
Sunday
Jason Winchester joined a group
Thumbnail

US HARIMAW BUNO FEDERATION

Authentic Filipino Wrestling Grappling Arts from Luzon, Philippines taught by Gat Puno Abon…See More
Sunday
neal ian pueyo is now a member of MyFMA.net - Filipino Martial Arts Network
Saturday

© 2014   Created by John R. Malmo.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service