I am searching for an Escrima/Arnis Training School in New Mexico or close by for now. Any other ideas or information will be appreciated.
Perilous Paradise is a documentary filmed in the southern Philippines in the early 1930's. Produced by "Official Films" it shows no other credits. Much of the film footage appears in a film titled "Zamboanga" which was directed by my grandfather Marvin Gardner (Eduardo de Castro) which was released internationally in 1937 by Philippine…Continue
Added by Black Swan Tactical on August 29, 2011 at 9:55pm — No Comments
I am 42 years old ,married with three children. I work in for a company that manufactures cutting tools
for the wood and metal working industries.I also work at a small bait and gun shop. I left for the Army
right out of high school and served nine years.
I was in Field Artilley and was in an Ammo platoon and then a fire platoon. I was sent to the middle
east in support of Operation Desert Storm in which I deployed for six months.
The South Bay FMA club offers kids classes every Monday night from 7-8pm and Saturday mornings 8-9 am in Gardena. Kids age 4 to 12 are welcome in this class. Kids classes are a combination of drills games and sparring with padded sticks. The classes are small, with limit of no more than ten kids to the class. We have been teaching a kids class for 4 years now. We do charge dues of 35.00 per month to pay for the use of Karate Dojo. Families get it for 60.00 per month, but they have to live in…Continue
Added by Marc Lawrence on August 28, 2011 at 7:09pm — No Comments
I just found out that GM Bobby Taboada of World Balintawak Arnis Escrima,Charlotte, North Carolina has been hospitalized for over one month through Virgil Cavada. Allegedly Dan Inosanto asked Virgil to check in to it and he is. I have an email out to Virgil and if I find out any more I will let everyone know what happened.
Added by Marc Lawrence on August 24, 2011 at 11:11am — No Comments
Two years ago this month one of my martial art mentors passed away. Dr. Sun was very special to me. When my first Sifu died, Dr. Sun took me under his wing and helped me to develop my first school and create a curriculum.
Also in the picture is a dear friend and one of Dr. Sun’s senior instructors Master Art Seel.KUNTAO…Continue
Added by Dale Yeager on August 13, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments
In response to your E-mail of the 11th current
1. Remember, we are a democratic country. You can’t control us if we decided to send copies of our letter to anybody. You always behave as if you’re above everybody in WEKAF. We have been very patient with you although you keep on insulting not only us in WEKAF but the Filipino people as a whole, when every championship in the Philippines, you “always shouted” that “No Filipino Judges and…
Added by Tad-Sun-Pok (Hybrid Boxing) on August 7, 2011 at 7:19am — No Comments
History of the Author:
My name is Master Arnel Ariap I was born in Bagacay, Tinambac Camarines Sur Republic of the Philippines. It was the beginning of my Martial Arts training when I was 12 years old while I’m living in Angeles City, Philippines. I began KEMPO Karate with Sensie Manuel Velasco Sr. under Hanshi Rafael Reston. 1927 - 2006. Judo Karate Masters Kempo Association (Member: Angeles City, Clark Air Base, Philippines. 8th Dan Grandmaster of the U.S. Army and one of the…Continue
Added by Tad-Sun-Pok (Hybrid Boxing) on August 7, 2011 at 6:57am — No Comments