Countdown to Inosanto: “Way of the Warrior” on Eskrima

Here’s one more vintage clip from the BBC’s Way of the Warrior series, this time featuring Guro Dan Inosanto talking about the Filipino weapons systems, why they’re effective, and how they differ from the Chinese arts. [youtube] The Kombat Arts Training Academy is proud to host Sifu/Guro Dan Inosanto for a two-day seminar in April!

More details on this weekend’s Salem Assli seminar

For those wondering about the curriculum for Sifu Salem Assli’s seminar this weekend, both days will be Jun Fan Jeet Kune Do and Kali. Sure to be an awesome workshop. Saturday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Breaks mid-way through both days.) DOOR …

Sifu Salem Assli seminar at the end of the month

Awesome news everyone, the Professor is back in town and at Kombat on Nov. 27-28. Check the flyer for details, and note that the deadline for pre-payment discount is this Thursday. Professor/Sifu Salem Assli is a full instructor in Jun Fan and Kali under Guro Dan Inosanto, a 2nd Degree Silver Glove in Savate, and a full instructor in Thai …

Video: Smithsonian discussion on Filipino martial arts

Check out this awesome talk hosted by the Smithsonian Institute on Filipino Martial Arts (FMA). It features Guro Dan Inosanto doing some amazingly smooth empty-hand and weapons demonstrations, as well as discussions with other experts on the history of Filipino boxers including Pancho Villa and Flash Elorde. A very comprehensive primer on FMA covering everything from theory, to history, to …

Piks from Leo Gage Kali Seminar

Hey guys I’m posting some piks here from the Leo Gage Kali seminar.  A lot of the students spoke very highly about this seminar.  If you like weapon training, apparently this was the seminar to be at.  Thxs Tyler Morin for setting this up and for James Ver for his poster work! Jd