October 6 – October 8
Cor Fitness MMA
9229 Lawyers Road, Suite L,
Mint Hill, North Carolina 28227
Grandmaster Bobby Taboada is an Internationally known figure, having held seminars with Professor Wally Jay, Remy Presas, George Dillman and Rickson Gracie. Grandmaster Taboada travels throughout the United States, New Zealand, Australia and the Phillipines promoting his art of Balintawak Escrima Cuentada. All levels welcome. Beginners to advanced students will all gain a wealth of knowledge and experience from Grandmaster Taboada’s teaching. But you will also get the benefits of all the outstanding Balintawak Fully qualified instructors, along with the camaradarie and brotherhood that is Balintawak.
Go to GM’s website for schedule. Price is $149 and includes both lunch (hosted by Corey Family martial arts) and Dinner at Tropicana Buffet and Grill
Kapatiran Mandirigma of Florida
When: November 18 and 19
Where: 6820 Tech Ct, Fort Myers, Florida 33905
KM of Florida is happy to announce our 3rd Annual Filipino Martial arts gathering. We are building our list of quality instructors and as always this should be an event to remember. The idea behind this event is to promote FMA with fun, friendship and training.
Instructor list. People coming in from out of town message me about a place to stay.
Master Rino Balindo of Necopa balintawak.
Master Nate Hill of Filipino Combat Systems
Master Jhun R. Occidental of Kombatan Arnis, Kalis ilustrisimo and Balintawak
Master Dan Lowman of Kombatan Arnis, Kalis ilustrisimo and Silat.
Guro Paul Rosales of Heyrosa De Cuerdas
Master Alex Ercia of Kombatan, Kalis ilustrisimo and Balintawak.
Professor Fábio Franco da Silva of Gracie JuJitsu
More to come
Cost is just $100 and a $10 donation lunch. We will cater BBQ.
This August will mark our 6th annual gathering of Filipino Martial Artists on the East Coast! We have had some of the greatest masters in FMA share and teach those of all backgrounds a thing or two about the deadly arts hailing from the Philipines! We have a mix of traditional and modern styles under one roof! The bar has been set and this year we aim to raise it!
GM Taboada will be visiting Richmond Balintawak to lead an intensive training session! GM Taboada will be sharing his unique brand of Balintawak known for it’s speed, power, and control. Whether you are new to Balintawak or a seasoned practitioner of the art, you will walk away with something that will elevate your game. Don’t miss this increasingly limited opportunity to get the details directly from the man himself.
This training session will be from 9am until 5pm with a lunch break from 12pm-2pm.
Kapatiran Mandirigma will be hosting the largest Gathering of Kombatan Instructor’s, Master’s and Grandmaster’s in the United States and will be held in Colorado. The event is to honor the legacy of GGM Ernesto A. Presas and the art he had left to his students.
If you are interested in teaching at this event and want to honor the impact GGM Ernesto Presas had on your training, message Jhun Occidental (email@example.com)
More info to be announced shortly.
Tentative Featured Instructors –
Grandmaster Alex France Sr. – Nevada (Kombatan, Bais Tres Manos, Villasin Balintawak)
Grandmaster Alex Ercia – San Francisco (Kombatan, Kalis Ilustrisimo, Villasin Balintawak)
Grandmaster Rene Tongson – Manila (Abaniko Tres Puntas, Modern Arnis, Kombatan)
Grandmaster Allan Sarco Fami – Manila (Kombatan, Kalahi Martial Arts)
Master Oliver Garduce – Toronto (Kombatan, Waray Waray Garote Escrima)
Grandmaster Shelley Millspaugh – Colorado (Kombatan)
Senior Master Vincent Pernice – Kansas (Kombatan)
Tentative Guest Instructors –
Master Rino Balinado – Tacoma (Mongcal Balintawak)
Datu Tim Hartman – New York (Modern Arnis, Kombatan)
Grandmaster Rick Manglinong – Nevada (Modern Arnis, Kombatan)
Grandmaster Jeff Sprawls – Missouri (Kombatan)
Master Kendal Coats – Oklahoma (Kombatan)
Master Damon Abraham – Colorado (Kombatan)
Master Jhun R. Occidental – NoVA/DC (Kombatan)
Master Dan Lowman – Florida (Kombatan)
More instructors to be announced soon.
Brother Jhun will be hosting a Balintawak session at his place on the 19th of March. Get ready to sweat 🙂
KM crew supporting this Magnificent Martial Arts Seminar on Saturday, March 11th at MGM National Harbor. Our dear friend GM Dan Medina will be showcasing Derobio Eskrima.
Come and end 2016 with BANG! Learn the basics of multiple Filipino Martial Arts Systems. Start 2017 with new skills and more knowledge.
December 30, 2016
Learn the basics of:
Kombatan Arnis Presas Style
With possible demos from:
Visayan Corto Kadena Eskrima
Eskabo Daan Filipino Martial Arts
(Space is limited so be sure to RSVP. Participants that have RSVPed online will be given priority over walk ins.)
$30 at the door CASH ONLY
RSVP with this link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/learn-the-basics-of-multiple-filipino-martial-art-systems-tickets-29950125632
KM of NoVA is hosting another historical and great Filipino Martial Arts event. Don’t miss out. More details coming soon…..