Kick Like Jon Jones from the UFC

I love watching Jon Jones fight in the UFC, because I find that he always has a brilliant way of introducing “new” martial arts techniques into his game. To me he is a true mixed martial artist. Recently while we were sitting around, one of the students was interested in Jones’ knee kick, thinking that it is a new kick …

A Lot of Martial Arts and Nutrition Workshops at Kombat Arts Mississauga

Hey guys we have A LOT of events coming up in the next few months. Here is the line up: March 8. BioHack Your Life. This will be a nutrition course that goes beyond the regular nutrition courses out there. This workshop will be conducted by Gaetan Boutin, at approximately 1215. The cost for this workshop is only $5, which …

Kombat Arts History Lesson

The Original Kombat Logo When Kombat first started out, almost 14 years ago, Tony Venitello volunteered to design our logo and to help with our branding. Tony was one of my top Jeet Kune Do students, a die hard Bruce Lee fan and a very accomplished martial artist in his own right. He was also one of the nation’s best …

Beat the Crap Out of Cancer!

Hey guys please note that the Kombat Arts will be closed for this Nov 9, Saturday for the Beat the Crap Out of Cancer Event. All classes will be canceled for this day. Please come by and support this great event! For more information, please visit their website: http://beatthecrapoutofcancer.com/

Video: Sifu Joey Drilling Kali

Ah, the sweet sounds of Kali. One my favourite ambient noises at Kombat Arts is the sound of rattan sticks and steel training blades clacking and clanging and echoing off the walls of our 15,000 square foot facility. In this latest video capturing a slice of life at Mississauga’s best martial arts school, Sifu Joey De Los Reyes runs through …

Kombat closed on the weekend for Dan Inosanto seminar

Guro Dan Inosanto returns to the Kombat Arts Training Academy next weekend, March 31 to April 1, for another can’t-miss two-day seminar. As a result, classes will be cancelled and the facility will be closed. For more info on the legendary Guru Dan and how to register for his seminar, check out the flyer below. Yes, you can pay at …

Guro Dan Inosanto returns to Kombat Arts in two weeks

The legend Guro Dan Inosanto returns to Toronto/Mississauga with a two-day seminar held March 31-April 1 at the Kombat Arts Training Academy. Don’t miss this chance to learn from a revered martial arts master! Thanks again to Rene, Tyler, Gamma and the Toronto DBMA!

Video: Sticking it to cancer at Beat the Crap Out of Cancer 2

Our friend Oliver Yi of Big Head Productions put together this nice video for Beat the Crap Out of Cancer 2, a Canadian Cancer Society fundraiser/sparring event held at Kombat Arts earlier this month. The video features footage of warriors going at it as well as an interview with Rene Cocolo, one of the event’s founders and organizers. Awesome stuff! …

Athletes show solidarity with cancer fighters at Beat the Crap out of Cancer 2

Beat the Crap out of Cancer was a big success this year. Led by team leaders and event organizers Tyler Morin and Rene Cocolo, participants raised over $10,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society. (Last year’s inaugural event raised $7,800.) Big thanks to all donors, participants, spectators, organizers and on-hand staff.¬†Sister events were also organized in California, Illinois, Hawaii and the …

Beat the Crap Out of Cancer tomorrow at Kombat Arts

Beat the Crap Out of Cancer 2 goes down this weekend at the Kombat Arts Training Academy. In its second year, the fundraiser is a Dog Brothers-style sparring event organized by Rene Cocolo, Tyler Morin and friends to raise money for the Canadian Cancer Society. The team has already done a great job fundraising over $8000, surpassing last year’s take …