Let them sell their piece of paper. Dojos may want it for their own use in their school.
Or some duchbag out their wants to look cool in front of people, but a piece of paper won't give you the years of training the rest of us have. When those people walk into a Dojo showing their paper they...
I am vacationing in Bremerton, that's a small town an hour out from Seattle the last week in May Memorial Week! Are there any Dojo's that teach Modern Arnis or any one of the Filipino stick fighting arts there?
I would love to come and visit and train with you or them.
Thank you very much for all of your very helpful information. My instructor (Sensi J. Spiro) appreciated it as well.
Thanks to you all, some confusion has been cleared up at Mejishi concerning Arnis titles.
Thank you again
What are the proper titles for Modern Arnis? I've called Guro for the last year, and apparently that's not correct for Arnis. It's more correct for Kali, Which I'm not affiliated with.
Does anyone know what titles The Professor used or would use for Black Belts in each degree?
As much as I've trained with blocks I'd rather pass it or use crossada to close them off and counter anywhere. That why you stay in motion and are available to for other attacks. Not a big fan of the block, seems to choppy to me.
I have found the perfect grip for sticks is cotton twine wrapped in a cross hatching pattern, with a little heat resistant electrical tape at the ends of the twine.
I have a few pics on my myspace page.
It's a little hard to apply but it lasts a lot longer and it leaves no residue on your...