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Baraw Sugbo (Arnes Diablo) online training modules, as recorded in Cebu City, Philippines with Grandmaster Eduardo Ceniza and Guro Paolo Pagaling. Baraw Sugbo is a Filipino martial art concentrated on unarmed knife defense. It is a comprehensive system designed specifically to disarm and survive a knife wielding attack. See available products...
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Doble Baston (double weapon) training develops skills such as ambidexterity, total body coordination, rhythm and timing, and improved cognitive functioning. MAKTAN-FMA Doble Baston Levels 1 - 3 covers basic Kub-Kob, Pawalis, Sinawali closed chamber, Sinawali open chamber, footwork, and more. Get the first 3 MAKTAN-FMA Doble Baston levels delivered to your Library, in a staggered release format to encourage completion of each level. Earn the right to request formal testing after completion of levels.
Dumog (grappling) is the Filipino style of wrestling while standing upright and refers to the grappling aspect (standing to ground) of Filipino Martial Arts. MAKTAN-FMA Dumog Levels 1 - 3 covers basic Dumog techniques plus multiple advanced variations, as well as Clinch techniques. Get the first 3 MAKTAN-FMA Dumog levels delivered to your Library, in a staggered release format to encourage completion of each level. Earn the right to request formal testing after after completion of levels.
Garrote (stick grappling) teaches manipulation locks, submission holds and takedowns from close range used to tie up, restrain, or to finish off an opponent. In MAKTAN-FMA Garrote Levels 1 - 4 you will learn neck entry points for the upper gates (above the torso); leg entry points for the lower gates (below the torso); applications both from an offensive and defensive during potential engagement from the opponent; and more. Get MAKTAN-FMA Garrote Levels 1 - 4 delivered to your Library, in a staggered release format to encourage completion of each level. Earn the right to request formal testing after completion of levels.
Resources for MAKTAN-FMA Instructors only. Includes reference videos, resource files and more to assist you on your personal training journeys and in teaching others.
Mano Mano (empty hand) combat training teaches both defensive and offensive skills, improves hand and footwork speed and agility, and adds flow for practitioners of other martial arts. The MAKTAN Mano Mano curriculum consists of 7 levels.
Pananjakman is the Filipino art of low line kicking. These kicks are all designed to inflict pain, destroy an attacker's mobility or distract the attacker for an upper body strike. Kicks are done with the point of the foot, the heel and the shin. The MAKTAN Pananjakman curriculum consists of 5 levels.
Solo Baston (single weapon) training teaches focus, control, power and speed. Basic core body mechanics are intertwined with various footwork patterns while developing authoritative striking, quick reflexes and reactions. The MAKTAN Solo Baston curriculum is comprised of 5 levels.
Laban Laro ("fight play") competitive full contact stick fighting promotes speedy reflexes and a relaxed state of mind - both essential during competition or actual combat - by practicing in a safe but realistic way. The MAKTAN Laban Laro curriculum consists of 4 levels.
This short introductory course will provide a preview of the MAKTAN curriculum and help prepare you for MAKTAN-FMA online training.
The MAKTAN-FMA Online Community is a space to collaborate and communicate with fellow MAKTAN practitioners and instructors. Build camaraderie. Receive and share training tips, drills and critiques. Prepare for level testing. Free with MAKTAN-FMA Online Membership!
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