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  EBMAS - Emin Boztepe Matrial Arts System
Escrima was the original name used under the flag of the Philippine Martial Arts Society.
In the early stages of developing Latosa Escrima, the power techniques were key, and the idea of using concepts was secondary.
This early stage of Latosa Escrima was effective and contributed to the fighting reputation of his students.
www.ebmas.net /usa/escrima.htm   (949 words)

 Prodigy Martial Arts - Kali/Escrima Filipino Stickfighting   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Kali, escrima or arnis de mano, stick fighting was developed over a period of many centuries in the Philippines as her people fought for their independence from foreign invaders.
"Kali," the mother of escrima and arnis de mano, is the preferred reference by its practitioners.
Giron was born in Bayambang, in the Philippine province of Pangasinan.
www.prodigymartialarts.com /kali.htm   (1773 words)

Escrima goes the opposite way; it begins armed and ends, with slight changes in the techniques used in armed combat, unarmed.
With Escrima, your reaction and counterattack is due to visual perception, with WingTsun your reaction in short distance combat (elbows, knees, head-butting, grapple, throw) relies on tactile perception; in long distance combat (feet), as well as with curved attacks, a WT-fighter must also depend on his visual perception.
The combat strategy of WT and Escrima is based on moving towards the attacker while at the same time evading him and the force of his attack.
www.wingtsun.nl /WTEWTW11.htm   (828 words)

Kali, Escrima, and Arnis are all terms for the native fighting arts of the Philippines, specifically the arts that use weapons.
Escrima and Arnis were developed as streamlined, simplified ways to teach people to fight the Spanish invaders.
Kali is usually considered to have 12 areas of combat, with Escrima containing 8 or 9 of them, and Arnis 4 to 6.
www.atlantamartialarts.com /styles/kali.htm   (516 words)

 escrima martial arts video instruction with rene latosa
He was strongly influenced by his instructors at the Stockton Escrima Academy in California, including Grandmaster Angel Cabales, Max Sarmiento, Dentoy Revilar and Master Leo Giron, as well as the teachings of his own father.
Escrima, the Spanish word for "fencing," is the name given to both armed and unarmed applications of the Filipino martial arts.
A deadly serious approach to fighting, Escrima is known for lighting fast self-defense and simultaneous counter-attacks and blocks.
espytv.com /escrima.htm   (561 words)

 Kali, Escrima, Arnis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Kali, Escrima, and Arnis are the terms for the fighting arts of the Philippines.
There are 12 areas of combat in Kali, with Escrima containing 8 or 9 of them, and Arnis 4 to 6.
Escrima and Arnis are designed to work with sticks, and Kali is a blade art.
www.martial-way.com /kali.html   (285 words)

 KickFit Escrima Nottingham   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Escrima was developed in the Philippines by the peasant people during the civil, tribal and world wars.
The escrima classes are graded in "Estilo Libre Eskrima" which is Master Richard Hudson's system and includes...
Escrima classes concentrate on the "art" of Escrima and involve techniques for...
www.kick-fit.co.uk /escrima.htm   (144 words)

 Escrima Sticks Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
If you are a stick fighter and need an escrima that will allow you to spar at full speed and full force, this is the weapon for you.
When you want only the best Escrima Sticks then you want to shop with us.With our selection of Escrima Sticks and videos we guarantee that you will find what you are looking for.
Escrima Sticks is on tntdojo.com We have a wide variety of Escrima Sticks for you to choose from.
www.tntdojo.com /escrimaweapons.html   (637 words)

 Serrada Escrima Sports Links - RealSportsNetwork.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
If with your inferior, speak no coarser tha Serrada Escrima Integrity is what we do, what we say, and what we say we do.
Unless she's reall Serrada Escrima Bride: A woman with a fine prospect of happiness behind her.
When I see a kid with three or four rings in his nose, I know there is absolutely nothing extraordinary Serrada Escrima Fighting is essentially a masculine idea; a woman's weapon is her tongue.
www.realsportsnetwork.com /Martial_Arts_Filipino_Serrada_Escrima.html   (1642 words)

 Latosa Escrima History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Latosa Escrima had undergone over two decades of testing and developing by Rene Latosa before he put his name on the system.
Escrima was the initial name used under the flag of the PMAS.
Today, the philosophy behind the Latosa Escrima system is very simple: the whole is greater than the sum of its parts.
www.columbia.edu /cu/wingtsun/eschist.html   (2841 words)

 Other Styles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Arnis, whose name is derived from the Spanish expression "Arnis de mano (harness the hand)" is from the northern parts of Luzon Island; Escrima is from the central Philippines, such as Cebu City; and Kali is from the southern island of Mindanao.
Some claim that, since Mindanao was never conquered by the Spanish to the extent that the rest of the Philippines was, Kali (the older of the three) more closely resembles the original pre-Spanish arts of the area and is more complete and covers more combative possibilities.
Some people say that Kali is a blade art, while Escrima and Arnis are stick arts, but this is a matter of contention.
tkdtutor.com /02Taekwondo/Styles/Other.htm   (8717 words)

 Balintawak Arnis/Escrima
The new club being made up of some of the old Labangon club members are said to have wanted to try and forget the past and de-localise the name of their new club, by not using the old name of 'Labangon'.
Balintawak was later used by other Filipinos during different battles as a war cry, so Venancio thought it fitting that his new club should be named after the street where his club was located and the patriotic symbol and battle cry of the warriors of his country.
Venancio was expert in several styles of Escrima, and was also skilled in Boxing, Filipino grappling or ‘Dumog’; and Jui Jitsu, which is referred to by some Filipinos as ‘Combat Judo’.
www.visayanmartialarts.com /balintawakarnisescrima.htm   (1073 words)

 Escrima Concepts
The world-wide recognition of teaching Escrima and other martial arts using Generic Concepts such as, Balance, Focus, Speed (Timing and Distance), Power and Transition was introduced many years ago, this initial way of teaching was based on the lessons of many teachers and by the actions of students.
We still use the name Escrima out of respect for the teachings and guidance of some past masters and cultures that influenced present instructors to progress the system forward to the needs of a modern society.
Escrima Concepts is an intelligent, honest, direct and highly skilful art that has removed much of the showy techniques to develop a no-nonsense combat system and from this improvement we have provided much freedom and creativity for future instructors to build.
www.escrimaconcepts.com   (1290 words)

 Escrima Sticks
Escrima stick combat is a dynamic, fast, hard hitting, combat sport.
Escrima sticks are made in many different styles.
The terms "escrima" is thought to originate from the Spanish word "escrime", meaning to fence with a swoard--and is thought to have originated during the Spanish occupation of the Phillipine Islands.
escrima-sticks.gungfu.com   (624 words)

 Escrima History
Latosa Escrima / Concepts is the study and development of the best concepts and strategies of many systems.
Maximo Sarmiento was Angel's partner in the Stockton Escrima Academy; he was the person responsible for persuading Angel to open the school.
These four individuals played a definite role in shaping the basic format of the Escrima Concepts system; however, his greatest influence was his father.
escrima-concepts.com /page3.html   (3531 words)

 kali escrima arnis kali eskrima Filipino martial arts kali silat kali escrima arnis kali eskrima Filipino martial arts ...
The word ‘Escrima’ is derived from the Renaissance Spanish terms for ‘fencing’; or ‘skirmish’ (scherma, scrimia, escrime, esgrima).
The terms Kali, Escrima and Arnis are all native Filipino words, that reflect different dialects.
The terms Escrima and Arnis are the names primarily used in the Philippines today.
www.shaolinchowka.com /shaolin-kung-fu-history/global-martial-arts-history/filipino-martial-arts-kali-arnis-escrima-silat.html   (3297 words)

 About Dallas WingTsun and Latosa Escrima   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Dallas Wing Tzun and Latosa Escrima is a branch school of the American Wing Tzun Organization and American Escrima Organization.
Our extended WingTzun and Latosa Escrima family is comprised of tens of thousands of people who feel they have 'arrived' at the Shangri-La of real world self-defense (many of which are accomplished martial artists from other disciplines).
For the sake of brevity, the WingTzun and Latosa Escrima equivalent of Black Belt is 1st Level Technician.
www.weboutsourcing.com /wingtsun/ourschool.htm   (1651 words)

 Rattan Escrima Sticks
These escrimas are made from top quality bamboo.
The holographic ends with the ProForce® logo are designed to catch the light and turn your competition into a dazzling display of forms and light.
These escrima sticks are not designed for practice as much as it is designed for show and actual fighting.
gungfu.com /cart-htm/weapons_filipino_weapons_escrima_sticks_rattan.htm   (919 words)

 ARNIS Escrima Sticks Martial Arts WEAPON   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Arnis sticks are a martial arts weapon for self defense and martial arts training whether for competitions or attack prevention.
This approach of weapons first is unique to Eskrima wherein all other martial arts start by developing the years of empty hands proficiency first before being introduced to the weapons component.
Training with arnis sticks should be only done with a qualified instructor as they are a dangerous weapon and caution is advised.
www.martialarm.com /weapons/arnis-escrima-sticks.html   (1105 words)

 ARNIS, Escrima, Kali STICKS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Labsika Arnis, Escrima, Kali Fighting Stick - Rare genuine rattan, from Cebu, Philippines.
Labsika's rare 4 to 5 nodes per stick make this training stick the hardest and strongest of the rattan variety.
Labsika Arnis, Escrima, Kali Fighting Stick Large - Rare genuine rattan, from Cebu, Philippines.
www.philippinemartialarts.com   (314 words)

 Escrima Stick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Escrima Stick -- Made of Lightweight, yet very durable, plain rattan.
Click Here for more details and the current price for this Escrima Stick.
This "Escrima Stick" product is an example of the wide range of martial-arts supplies available from this source.
www.thingsworthhaving.com /karate-dpt/wp-es-06.html   (104 words)

 Training - Escrima (Wing Tsun New York)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Grandmaster Rene Latosa's present focus for his ever-evolving martial arts system is the perfection of teaching methods that help students understand the system conceptually and apply it flexibly and effectively.
Techniques are subserviant to concepts in Latosa Escrima, and serve mainly as drills that help students integrate the intellectual concepts into their bodies' natural reactions.
Latosa Escrima is not about saying, "If he does this, you do that." It is about training the body to physically express the Latosa Escrima concepts in order to apply them instantly and effectively to any self-defense situation—and, in the end, to any LIFE situation.
www.wtny.com /training_escrima.php   (363 words)

 Amazon.com: Filipino Martial Arts: Cabales Serrada Escrima: Books: Mark V. Wiley   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The first two chapters are on the overall history of escrima and the specific developement of CSE, suggesting that the system may have it's roots in India and noting that Spanish sword-and-dagger techniques had a significant influence on the overall style.
Chapter Six starts into the physical aspects of Escrima, covering the arsenal (both anatomical weapons and the blunt and edged weapons).
Wiley explains that the system uses a slightly shorter stick than some other escrima systems, and that the anatomical weapons and movements should mirror the armed weapons and their tactics.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0804819130?v=glance   (2353 words)

 Escrima Concepts
Master Steve was invited to give an Escrima Concepts Seminar in Naples by Sifu Benno Westra (from Holland) Head of UCT and representative of Escrima Concepts.
Saturday was for private lessons and special classes and for Escrima Concepts Peter, Michael and Julian concentrated on some syllabus and theory helped by Wayne.
The morning started with Escrima Concepts and many students attended to see what the difference was between Escrima Concepts and other systems that they have seen before.
www.escrimaconcepts.com /news_letter.php?id=25   (333 words)

 Omniseek: /Sports /Martial Arts /Filipino Arts /Escrima
Kali/Escrima/Arnis (Contributor: Andy Maddox - modsox@clark.net) Intro: Kali, Escrima, and Arnis are all terms for the native fighting arts of the Philippines, specifically the arts that use weapons.
Latosa Escrima Koblenz Escrima is a weapon-based martial art like Arnis and Kali and originally came from the Philippines.
Typical for Escrima are the fast speed of it actions and the simultaneously usage of both hands and feet.
www.omniseek.com /srch/{59359}   (395 words)

 Martial Arts Sites on the Web (Korean)
We plan to provide lots of information on the various Filipino Martial Arts such as Kali, Escrima, Arnis, Kuntao Silat, Arnis de Mano, Cadena de Mano, Balintawak, etc. For those of you that don't know what these are and would like to learn - that's what we're here for.
Homepage of the Australian Escrima and WingTsun Organisation Chief Instructor and Representative for the Leung Ting WingTsun and Latosa Escrima is Sifu Stefan Fischer.
They organize fullcontact Escrima tournaments and are connected to the EFV, founded by Bernd Schubert.
www.martialartsresource.com /DA/se_asia_ma.html   (1709 words)

 Authentic Bela Diri - Kali Escrima Arnis, San Francisco Bay Area, Peninsula, East Bay, Marin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Kali has for centuries been known for the best stick and knife fighting in the world.
Kali is the mother art of Escrima and Arnis and is largely responsible for the free lives of many Filipino people today.
This martial art based on methods of angles, distance, timing, and rhythm is like inserting a key into a lock.
www.authenticbeladiri.com /kali.htm   (596 words)

 ::::::::: | Angel Cabales | :::::::::   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Angel is remembered as ‘The Father of Escrima in America’.
Originally Angel called his art ony "Escrima," but later coined the term "Serrada" to differintiate his system from other Escrima systems or styles.
His father, the late great Grandmaster Angel Cabales, was also honored with a “Lifelong Achievement Memorial Escrima Award,” which was graciously accepted by Grandmaster Vincent Angel Cabales Sr.
www.reallysomething.com /angel   (280 words)

 Escrima Stick Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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