Hi to all,
I am happy to announce that the follow up camp to Tim's "Familiy reunion camp" in Buffalo will be held Germany.
The DAV and I will host the event.
It will take place from the 28th to the 30th of September 2012 in Dortmund, Germany.
The instructors will be (in alphabetical...
Hi to all,
I have produced a new Modern Arnis DVD with Grandmaster Rodel Dagooc, 9th Dan Modern Arnis, when he was in Germany in 2010.
This is the content:
- classical striking
- offensive largo
- offensive corto
- defensive-offensive largo...
this weekend we had the 25 year anniversary seminar of the DAV with Datu Kelly Worden as a guest instructor.
It was a great event.
First we had black belt examinations (10 for 1st Dan and 3 for 2nd Dan) and then the seminar.
Almost 200 seminar participants made it the biggest DAV...
Hi to all,
I'd like to inform you, that during the Gala Night of the 5th FMA Festival, held from the 25th to the 30th of July in Puierto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines, the following Masters and Grandmasters received new ranks or recognitions:
My students Hans Karrer and Jorgen Gydesen (31...
Hi to all,
just to let you know, that we, the DAV, had a very successful seminar with GM Rodel Dagooc in Dortmund/Germany.
See the attached picture.
We were about 110 participants from all over Germany, France and Czech republic.
We also had a black belt examination together with GM...
just a quick review on the 11th biannually DAV summer camp, that was held from the 27th of July to the 1st of August in Karlsruhe this year.
We were 175 practitioners coming from 10 countries. The participants from Russia, the USA and Hong Kong traveled to Germany especially...
New Modern Arnis black belts in Russia
In January 2009 I traveled to Russia again, to teach the 7th Modern Arnis seminar in Russia (5th in Ekatarinburg and 9th in the east (I also taught 2 seminars in the Ukraine in 2008))
The organizer was again, as always in Ekatarinburg, my student...
I recently received a nomination from the World Head of Family Sokeship Council for the Hall of Fame in San Antonio, Texas this May.
This is my 3rd nomination but out of different reasons I could not accept the first 2.
But this time I decided to accept and I will be coming...
her the information, that we have the information for the 11th international Modern Arnis Summer camp of the DAV is now available.
You can download the flyer with all the information from here
now the article of the 4th FMA Festival is online, also in english, on the DAV website, together with many pictures.
Have a look here:
And maybe reserve the summer 2010 already for the 5th FMA Festival in the Philippines...
I just updated my website after 15 months.
If you are interested, have a look.
The update is mainly in the biography that you find here:
I have changed it, so that the oldest is at the bottom and the news in at the top...
here are YouTube Clips form the recent Modern Arnis congress that took place in Russia 7th to 13th of December 2007.
It was a Worldwide Family of Modern Arnis (WFMA) event.
GM Rene Tongson, GM Cristino Vasquez and myself were teaching...
here a link to information for the 4th FMA Festival in the Philippines.
It will take place from the 20th to the 25th of July 2008 in Boracay, one of the most beautiful islands of the Philippines.
International Modern Arnis...
I have moved it to a new topic, because I think its a good one and otherwise it may bee "hidden" in the other thread.
OK, good point.
Let me jump in here.
I have trained with lots of the masters including Ernesto and Roberto Presas in the Philippines in the...
some of you might have read it already in the thread about the 10th DAV summercamp, we have issued a magazine about GM Remy Presas.
I collected all the possible infrmation articles and pictures for this magazine and it is issued by the DAV in cooperation with ther WFMA, the former...
Hi to all,
for those who are interested, what we have been doing the last 25 years, at
you can download a special edition of the FMA Digest about the DAV, Modern Arnis in Germany.
I am glad, if you would likt to comment...
I have uploaded a few Tapi-Tapi clips to YouTube
YouTube - Datu Dieter KnÃ¼ttel - Modern Arnis Basic Tapi-Tapi and more
YouTube - Datu Dieter KnÃ¼ttel - Modern Arnis in Russia 5
YouTube - Datu Dieter KnÃ¼ttel - Modern Arnis in Russia 6
Have a look if you like...
surfing the net it orccured to me, that there are almost no video clips of Professor Remy Presas on YouTube or somewhere else.
I don't mean Cilps form the videos or DVDs he produced, but clips from seminars or private training, that someone might have taken.
I would find it really...
from the 2nd through to the 8th of Feb. 2007 there was the first Russian Modern Anris Camp which was a WBMA event.
GM Rene Tongson, SM Samuel "Bambit" Dulay from the IMAFP, and myself Datu Dieter Knüttel with a student of mine, Peter Rutkowski, Lakan Apat from the DAV, were the...
I have recently taught a Modern Anris seminar for a Ju-Jutsu association.
It went well and below you can read a review.
If you want to see a group picture from the seminar, please click here:
This review is taken form the german Ju-Jutsu...
Hello Arnis friends,
it is a great pleasure to send out the invitation for the 10th International Modern Arnis Summercamp of the DAV in Germany.
It will be a great DAV/WBMA Modern Arnis event and all interested FMA players are invited to come.
There is a great line of instructors waiting for...
Hello to all,
just a short notice, that a brandnew interview with Master Lisondra, one of the first 10 students of Professor Remy Presas who started his Modern Anris training in 1958 is online.
Master Lisondra was Professor Remys first black belt ever 1964 and you find it on the research pages...
I will be teaching the 2nd Modern Arnis seminar in Russia this coming weekend.
The first in July 2005 was very successfull.
Here a few comments of the participants of last years seminar:
Evgeniy, the student of university:
" For me the seminar was very interesting and useful for...
I hope I don't tell any secrets when I write the list of instructors of the next Brevard camp:
Dan Anderson, Bob Quinn, Bram Frank, Rich Parsons, Edessa Ramos, Doug Pierre and me, Dieter Knüttel.
I think this is really a good team.
I would like to inform you abot THE Modern Arnis and FMA event in 2006.
From the 11th to the 21st ofd July 2006 there will be the the Great homecoming for the FMA. The fiollowing events will take place:
A) The Professor Remy Presas Memorial Camp,
just a short information, that we had the 20 year anniversary of the German Arnis Association, DAV, last weekend.
Senior Master Rene Tongson, Philippines, 8th Dan Modern Arnis was the guest of honor and the teacher of the seminar.
We has 125 participants at the seminar...
just a small notice, how the 9th Modern Arnis summercamp of the DAV (German Arnis Association), that took placve from the 1st through to the 7th of August, went:
This camp was with 146 participants the biggest ever held by the DAV.
Besides ther obvious german participants...
for an exhibition I need a filmclip. Perhaps someone of you has one like that on their harddisc or knows an URL, where I can download it.
During an Arnis exhibition, where we also want to demonstrate the historical development of the FMA, we want to show the scene, where a Juramentado...