The words Arnis, Kali, and Eskrima have been quite confusing to many people who want to understand what the differences between these martial arts are. We will address the issue in this post and provide you with a definite answer on the difference between Arnis, Eskrima and Kali. Strike Fast and Powerful Like an Eskrima […]
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This section covers different Filipino Martial Arts and Stick Fighting Principles and Techniques. Thus, it is an indispensable online reference while training in Filipino Stick fighting.
Filipino Martial Arts (Eskrima, Kali) is a very effective, battle-tested, weapons-based martial art system. In this art, the greater part of your training will involve weapons like the knife, stick, and empty-handed with the different stick fighting styles (no weapon vs. weapon).
While the different techniques may vary depending on the Style of Filipino Stick Fighting, most of the basic principles are the same. Therefore, you can apply the same principle to any other style of Stick Fighting Arts to enhance your growth.
The most important principle in Filipino Stick Fighting is the one that says - "the stick is just an extension of the arm". Thus, any technique that you learn with the stick can be transferred to your bare hand's training. That makes Filipino Stick Fighting or Eskrima a complete art.
Training intensifies the awareness of the student of their surroundings and educates them that their environment can become tools of combat.
Also, this martial art will boost your empty hand skills by powering up attributes such as awareness, perception, and coordination. In this system, one of the primary training goals is to provide you with the ability to select everyday items and utilize them to your advantage.
The daily items like an umbrella, car keys, a chair you are sitting on, or the jacket you are wearing, become appropriate means of defending yourself in the hands of a martial arts student.
There’s no replacement for the confidence and assurance that comes from realizing you can deal with whatever may occur.
Using escrima sticks, blades, and hand-to-hand combat, Eskrima is a Filipino Martial Art that’s highly respected for its speed and practicality as a self-defence system. Thus, there are great benefits of Filipino martial arts. In this post, we’re going to discuss the benefits of learning Eskrima. And at the end of this post, we offer […]
The common misconception is that Eskrima uses only sticks and bladed weapons. But Eskrima has been using hand-to-hand combat along with its weapons all throughout its long and bloody history. The focus of this article is the practical unarmed applications of Kali Fighting Style. So keep reading… What Makes Kali Fighting Style Unique? Eskrima practitioners […]
Filipino Martial Arts are, in fact, an umbrella term to refer to the many different weapons-based, Filipino martial arts schools from the Philippines. Kali stick fighting, Arnis, and eskrima are just various terms to refer to the same system. Many believe that this martial arts are a very practical system for self-defence. But how much […]
Filipino Martial Arts (Eskrima, Kali) or Filipino Arnis is a very effective, battle-tested, weapons-based martial art system. In this art, the greater part of your training will involve weapons like the knife, stick, and empty-handed (no weapon vs. weapon). Training intensifies the awareness of the student of their surroundings and educates them that their environment […]
What I’ll tell you today is Filipino Martial Arts in the Philippines, a practical art of self-defence that is so effective that you only require an hour weekly to be able to protect yourself should bad things happen. Learn how you can use arnis to develop self-defence skills. That martial art – the Filipino Stick […]
The world recognizes Filipino Martial Arts Schools. People from all over the world to the Philippines to practice FMA (Filipino Martial Arts). Participants in stick fighting competitions come from the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, India, and the US. And the movies are filled with fight scenes that feature Filipino Martial Arts moves. The Day […]
While Traditional Filipino Martial Arts are mostly known for Filipino Stick Fighting, it is an art the encompasses a variety of other fighting arts. FMA can be traced back to the 1500s and it has produced a number of world-renowned martial arts since then. In this section, we will discuss some of the lists of […]
This section lists and consolidates different factions and information about Arnis Martial Arts as well as explain the different weapons-based and empty hands techniques that are the signature of this formidable self-defence system. It also puts Filipino Martial Arts into its historical context, covering both traditional and modern styles of stick fighting while emphasizing their […]
This section focuses on two things. First it looks at the general aspects and principles of Stick Fighting Methods and how unique it is from other oriental martial arts. Then it highlights the technical aspects manifested by the physical execution of the different techniques of the art. Then it would discuss the applications of Filipino Stick […]