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October 2010 Blog Posts (9)

Great Grandmaster Ernesto Amador Presas Passes Away

I just received a call from the Presas family. It is my sorrowful duty to announce to all Kombatan practitioners, all IPMAF members, and all my fellow FMA practitioners, that Great Grandmaster Ernesto Amador Presas passed away in his sleep today in Manila (Nov. 1, 2010 in the Philippines, October 31 here in the States). I spoke with Mercy (Mrs. Presas). All she can say right now is that GGM's body will be brought back to Hinigaran. I will announce dates and times as funeral arrangements…

Added by Alexander Bautista Bayot France on October 31, 2010 at 7:42pm — 43 Comments

A Different Enlightenment

This is from an article that I liked: The last section is the part I have posted as I enjoy its message


"Filipino Martial Tradition…


Added by Marc Lawrence on October 26, 2010 at 4:20pm — No Comments


Greetings All:

The International Combat Martial Art Unions Association (ICMAUA) is a great opportunity for those whom like to give back by writing or teaching online through articles etc. The ICMAUA will review and publish your Combat Martial Arts works etc, in it's "International Journal Of Combat Martial Arts And Sciences". Please feel free to review the older journals. There is always something for everyone! Peace to all in the Kenpo / Filipino Arnis-Escrima / Kempo…


Added by Reginald Hoover on October 16, 2010 at 3:01pm — No Comments

2nd Annual Leo Giron Crabfeed

Bahala Na Multi-Style Escrima

Crab Feed


Excutive Chef Fidel Cabuena II…


Added by terry joven on October 13, 2010 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Graduations, Promotions And Memorial In Stockton Ca. Oct 2 2010 "A Long Day'

Am Oct. 2 2010

Bahala Na Multi-style Escrima conducted graduation ceremonies for Jeff Tacazon and Caleb Hernandez today. The audience that attended were witness to a great display of courage, endurance and skill by the graduates.

Bahala Na Multi-style Escrima would also like to announce the promotion of Fernando Navarro to instructor status.

This event was well attended with dignitaries from other FMA schools.

most notable: Gm Vincent…


Added by terry joven on October 6, 2010 at 2:52pm — 6 Comments

Schools and Instructors in Modesto/Merced Area

Hi My name is Chad Hale and I have been studying Tacosa Serrada Escrima in Waterford, CA. and my teacher Guro Jacob Burden has left the area due to an employment change and I need to find a new place to train. I have studied Modern Arnis 18 years ago and am open to any FMA Style, I just want to be able to continue with my passion for FMA. If you can offer any help or know of any schools in my are at all please either e-mail me at…


Added by Chad Hale on October 6, 2010 at 11:38am — 2 Comments


In the world of Filipino martial arts there is an enormous amount of false pride & petty arrogance going on; A good example of this is the recent event that took place in Stockton, California. Integral members within & outside the FMA Stockton community supposedly all came together for the acknowledgment of certain "Great Grand Masters"...But my question is; Why is it that no one has acknowledged this… Continue

Added by Grandmaster "D" on October 5, 2010 at 10:18pm — 20 Comments


On behalf of our country the Philippines and the Pekiti-Tirsia Kali system with Global expansion in the teaching of kali , I Grandtuhon LEO T.GAJE, JR, THE SUPREME GRANDMASTER OF THE SYSTEM SHARE OR SINCERE CONDOLENSES TO THE FAMILY OF GRANDMASTER BEN LARGUSA, THE FIRST EMBLEM OF KALI IN THE LOWER 48. I personally met Grandmaster Largusa in the early 80's in San Francisco and I had an opportunity to be with the man that is a real Legend of Kali because all his devotion and sincere loyalty to… Continue

Added by Apolo Ladra on October 5, 2010 at 5:30pm — 1 Comment

Grandmaster Ben Largusa

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---Our thought and prayers go out to Gm Largusa and his family!

May he rest in peace.

Added by terry joven on October 4, 2010 at 2:37pm — No Comments

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