Kali De Leon Seminar 2013

We’re very happy to have logged yet another fantastic training experience with the great Ama Guro Jun De Leon of Kali De Leon in Toronto.  This seminar was exclusively for members of The Brotherhood of the Blade – who came with lightning speed and enthusiasm from Detroit, New York, San Francisco, Maryland, and even Lebanon to study at the feet of The Master.  The event...

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Combat Grappling

I’ve been getting a lot of email questions regarding my post about Dumog (Filipino grappling).The majority of these inquiries come from people who are familiar with dumog or jujutsu (Japanese and Brazilian) and are wondering how and what we’re applying from Silat Kuntau Tekpi.I’ll share some thoughts here. DUMOG and JUJUTSU Unless you’re just rolling around for fun with...

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Brotherhood

Jay Saludo Jay Saludo is the leader of the Saskatchewan Pekiti Tirsia Pitbulls. Our first bonds of friendship in the Pekiti world were with Ka Jay and his students, especially Colin “The Wizard” Tranborg. Guro Jay is an explosive combination of enthusiasm, intelligence, and lethal fighting skill. To know Jay is to have a rare glimpse of the true Filipino...

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3 Exciting Seminars for Saratoga Martial Arts Festival (SMAF)!

Greetings everyone!  We are proud to be teaching the following classes for this year’s Saratoga Martial Arts Festival – SMAF- in New York: From Blade to Buah: The Integration of Filipino Kali and Silat Melayu  This unique training experience will utilize a very basic close-quarter attacking pattern with the knife – taken from the Pekiti-Tirsia system of Kali...

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Balikatan 2005 – Jeff Davidson

In February 2005, Guro Jeff Davidson, Dean L.Hadin and Michael Jagod traveled to the Philippine Islands to conduct intense, high-level Pekiti Tirsia Tactical Edged/Impact Weapons training for the highest echelons of the Philippine Military, Police,and Counter-Terrorism units. Guro Davidson and his assistants, under the auspices of Supreme Grand Tuhon Leo T. Gaje,...

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Tactical Pistol Seminar Was Fantastic!

I am very happy to report that the Tactical Pistol CQB seminar was an outstanding learning experience for all who attended. Cpl. Ungyo presented a concise, challenging and very engaging (pardon the pun) class on the essentials of drawing, moving, target acquisition, malfunction drills, legal considerations, and just about everything else relevant to a concerned citizen...

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