Arnis single sinawali steps
defence against a grape.)2) Sikaran – Filipino foot fighting with an emphasis on high kicks.3) Panandyakan – Filipino low kicking. Take out the support system, take out the opponent.4) Panantukan – Filipino boxing. Boxing with a dirty edge.5) Dumoq – Grappling, joint manipulation, ground game.6) Tung-kong Bato – The mental aspect of FMA.
Notable Arnisadores from Balintawak lineage: (from left to right)"Chito" Velez, "Meo" de la Rosa, "Nene" Gaabucayan, "Anciong" Bacon, Ray la Victoria, "Bobby" Taboada, Teofilo Velez at Fort San Pedro, Cebu City (c. The photos were taken by "Johnny" Chiuten Arnis also includes hand-to-hand combat, joint locks, grappling and weapon disarming techniques.
If we can get him back to Lac du Bonnet on a regular basis, these classes will resume.
Guro Eddie will be coming up to Lac du Bonnet to conduct seminars with Lac du Bonnet Karate Club students this year!
Arnis, also known as Kali or Eskrima, is the national sport and martial art of the Philippines.
The three are roughly interchangeable umbrella terms for the traditional martial arts of the Philippines ("Filipino Martial Arts", or FMA) that emphasize weapon-based fighting with sticks, knives, bladed weapons and various improvised weapons as well as "open hand" or techniques without weapons.