The Filipino martial arts are known by the names Kali, Escrima and Arnis. Many people think that if they become good at twirling the stick then they know FMA. Twirling is not Fighting.
This course focuses on the use of the Rattan Stick, teaching Striking Patterns, Footwork, Blocks, Disarms, Locks, Chokes and much more.
Many police and military around the world are now learning these arts are due to the effectiveness of the techniques.
Over 70 video lessons and 4 1/2 Hours of Material (that's more than 4 DVD's)! Each lesson can be downloaded and you have access to the course Forever!
Some of this course is made up of material from DFA Kali 1 - 5 and is for those of you who are interested only in Stick Fighting. We have also added new material and will continue to add more over the next few weeks.
This course is especially useful for those of you who are instructors of other styles and want to add Stick Fighting to your school curriculum
The course teaches the following:
Training Drills - Long Range
Beginning Stick Sparring - Long Range
Single Stick - Middle Range
A few Basics for Middle Range
Single Stick Drills - Middle Range
Single Stick Choke Flow Drill
Single Stick Form/Set/Kata
"If you want to learn to fight go somewhere else.....If you want to learn to survive, join us."
David Seiwert has been studying, teaching and training in a wide range of martial arts from Japan, Korea, China, Thailand, Indonesia and the Philippines since he was 12 years old.
He is currently retired from the engineering field and regularly travels to Southeast Asia to further increase his knowledge and understanding of these indigenous arts.
When not traveling he spends his time teaching, giving seminars, writing books and producing videos about the fighting systems of these regions.