When I read her reply - Very was drawn out and emphasized :) :D
Just my thoughts interfering with your writing:wideyed:.
Many year ago I was a t a friends wedding (to happen in their backyard in Texas). The Groom needed a little distraction , and we started talking...
FMA - Balintawak and Modern Arnis
Welcome, to Martial Talk. :)
The MMA has a good use of energy and also test their skills
BJJ - a base for the MMA is also a god art to check out.
FMA - with the right class...
I brought this to the staff's attention.
Thank you o_O:)
IRL with someone who wanted to hurt me with the big kitchen knife, I was able to power stop.
I checked their incoming hand and gripped their...
My Apologies. I came into this thread at the first post, and had not read the post by the staff.
I did not mean any disrespect.
Not trying to be difficult just breaking apart for discussion and to keep your complete post, and not take something out of context....
Do you have a site , book, magazine that lists these numbers? I am really curious and would be interested in reading anything you could provide.
I use the following:
1) Center Lock
2) Reverse Hand / Backwards Throw
3) Not sure as you stated angle is off and will take your Figure 4
Hang in there.
Heal and do what you can.
I agree, the only thing I dislike more than the drama is the paperwork.
I stay away, and have turned down all passes. That is me though.
I drove an hour plus for one of my FMA arts.
I know others would not drive it. So they did not go. Then they got upset when I got better, even if...
I have only trained in two arts, both of them FMA.
The First is a generalist. Starts with Stick and empty hand, with some basic blade self...
GM Nick Elizar of the Nicklestick Balintawak is in Cebu.
You can find multiple websites and facebook pages, for contact.
I would recommend...
Welcome and Best wishes in your training and searches here. :)
The input into the modern sport aspect , did some of that foot work and hand position come from the Navy and Marines while...
Contact Tye Botting - He is a Kung Fu and Arnis instructor and skill. Ask him about internal power / usage and in reference to myself.
The Balintawak I teach is Hard/Soft
It is hard as there are force to force blocks done with your weapon/stick/cane/rattan/..., .
It is soft as...
6) Practice at home is always good training. I did it. I tell my students to also do it. Beginners are learning gross motor skills and motions and...
1) depends upon the school and system on how much cardio they do per class.
2) FMA systems were my first and my second arts. Starting in FMA is...
The Author's points were to avoid fakes and they provided examples. In providing the examples they did in the manner they told you to avoid.
One can make those points.
I just thought it was overly long which is one of the points the article says to avoid.
I found that some of the...
I have read it.
I am confused --- What makes it a good article?
I find it confusing and no real data. The Article uses terms and tries...
I have done this with those I train with. It is not as regular as Brian's guys, particularly firearms. I usually do that work with one or...
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