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Filipino Martial Arts (FMA) is famous for its use of escrima sticks in combat techniques. The underlying idea is to use it as an extension of the body and for close-quarters combat, the technique is quite effective. The video beautifully demonstrates six basic stick fighting techniques and also teaches you to combine them to get […]
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This video features an excerpt of the documentary, ‘The Bladed Hand’ on Filipino-American martial arts guru Dan Inosanto. It was shot by Jay Ignacio.   Dan Inosanto’s daughter, Diana Lee Inosanto comments that her father was one of the few Filipino-Americans who was responsible for preserving the Filipino heritage in the United States, more precisely […]
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In this video, professional fighter Roger Huerta teaches us how to win in a street fight. He advises not to get involved in a fight unless it is absolutely necessary. However, if the fight is unavoidable we must be aware of our surroundings before starting the fight so that we don’t accidentally hurt any bystanders. […]
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In this video, we see Bruce Lee demonstrating his skills at the 1967 long beach tournament. We see him utilizing blindfolded Chi Sao techniques, doing finger push-ups, and even performing his famous 1-inch punch. We also get to witness his amazing speed when he defeats the Karate champion Vic Moore and his incredible footwork when […]
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Controlling your emotions is crucial whenever you’re in a fight. The goal of your opponent is to intimidate you to making a mistake and taking advantage of it. This video teaches you how to get the upper hand on a fight in a few simple steps. The first is body language/posture. The stance you take […]
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In this video, the founder and head instructor of ‘Union Martial Arts’, Mark Anastacio teaches us how to use Kali when fighting against a boxer. In order to demonstrate the techniques, he spars with his student Rayden. Early on in the video, we learn that Filipino martial arts(empty hand) vs boxing is a pretty controversial […]
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The term Martial Arts have become associated with East Asia, but little do people know that it originated in Europe during the middle of the 16th century. Martial arts isn’t just about fighting. It was originally created to be a discipline, a system of focus that had both spiritual and health benefits. As time went […]
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Martial Arts is about discipline and different arts shed a different perspective on how to achieve said discipline. This is a significantly short video where Mark Guillermo drives home the point of practicing different art forms(cross-training) and how they benefit us you in the long term. The video showcases a friendly sparring match between Grandmaster […]
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In this video, we learn 8 critical Kali lessons from the founder of Marcaida Kali, Kuya Doug Marcaida. The whole video was shot inside Doug’s home studio in Rochester by Funker Tactical. We learn that the studio is actually an extension of his home and people come from all over the world to train under […]
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One of the key principles of any fight is to disarm your opponent as efficiently as possible. Kali escrima has some of the fastest disarming flows that exist in the world of Martial Arts. Meet Mark Anastacio as he demonstrates a few disarming techniques using the outside attack angle, once you have gotten a solid […]
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