Filipino Martial Arts

Kali - Escrima - Arnis


Kali also known as Arnis and Escrima are Filipino martial arts (FMA).The names are interchangeable and represent the traditional martial arts of the Philippines. Kali emphasizes a weapon based fighting style utilizing sticks, knives, long bladed weapons and various improvised weapons. Kali is one of the most comprehensive fighting styles with battle proven methods used during conflict.

Filipino martial arts concentrate on the ability to fight with weapons or empty hands interchangeably. Weapons-training give an edge in real fights and combat, it gears students to psychologically face armed opponents, enhances coordination and allows you to be never be unarmed for any object can be picked up can be used as a weapon. Kali is considered the most advanced practical modern bladed systems in the world and is a core component of the U.S. Army's Modern Army Combative program.