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*ESKABO DAAN* 'The Birth of a Hybrid Fil/Am Martial Arts Form'

This article is dedicated to the fine art of:'Eskabo Daan'

Around {1993-94} Grand Master *D* held the position as Chief U.S.A./ Executive Editor for an Australian based martial arts magazine known as "IMPACT INTERNATIONAL MAGAZINE". This particular edition of "IMPACT INTERNATIONAL MAGAZINE" represents "Eskabo Daan's" up rise into the international world of martial arts by way of Grand Master *D*s specialized training, & by way of his personal endorsements on behalf of his one time protege, GM Robert Castro.

Around {1984-85} GM *D* awards Robert Castro his first teaching credentials as a 1st. Degree Guru;

in the fine art of 'Kali & Escrima'.

{Top left-hand photo} GM *D* uses a "balisong blade" on

the future 'ESKABO DAAN' GM Robert Castro. This

magazine article published in the (1985-86) edition of'

'Official Karate Magazine' /Special Edition, represents GM Castro's

first public appearance in a world renowned American-martial arts publication.

{Page One}

{Page Two}

This is an early flier first used to advertise "ESKABO DAAN"

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Comment by Tasi H. ALO on December 19, 2010 at 12:47pm

I noticed on the flyer the mention of Tony 'Tiger' Lopez and Dan Inosanto, do you know when he studied with these men ? I didn't know that he knew them personally, do you know if he has received any recognition from these men? Thank you GM D for posting this article from the past 25 years!


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