Training with weaponry is the truth in Martail Arts training, because the bad guy always has one. Plus we ae learning from our friends, the Filipino and American were in the same foxhole together and the practicallity of weapons from this stand point is simplicity. Greg, "You were the only one to come and train us in the army at Fort Bragg during the 1980's. You were the first one that had us spar seriously with weapons. You were the only one then who had a rep in the army. Your art is the one we used to shape our combatives system.
Everybody else was either make believe or johnny-come late." (Comment from student of 10 years, thank you. Still we must realize that there are underlying reasons form training a the empty hands first, and the simplicity of it is that I keep you here. In the Filipino Arts and Scienece we look the longevity of training the rest of your life, this is not just martial arts, but the art and science of human life. Used to better onself. The best technique is the one that worked, not matter how good or bad the technique may be. See more and work with us at: DoJO Athletics 4220 59th Street Bradenton, FL September 15 to 19 is a six hour program each day, come one day or all, we gurantee your satisfaction. regards, Greg