A TRADITIONAL FILIPINO MARTIAL ARTS had its roots from the province of Cebu in the Philippine Islands. It is focused more on principles of handling tools of trade as weapons for offensive and defensive self preservation. FMA or Filipino martial art is also referred to as Arnis or Eskrima. People who are from the Philippines and born into the family of stick fighters know that Kali is a made-up word and usually, a made-up art. But they wont tell you that. They will smile and agree with you. Arnis and Eskrima are terms associated with FMA but are less known than Kali outside of the Philippines. Kali is not known to the true arnisadors and eskrimadors. The new generation however has embraced the existence of the word kali and has in fact believed that it came from the Philippines
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The FMA Informativewas honored to be able to get with Walter and Wesley Crisostomo while they were in Arizona at the 8th Arizona Filipino Martial Arts Friendship Gathering. In talking to the brothers about their particular kind of art called Pinakatay Arnis Sigidas, it is described as curvi-linear in nature and the emphasis is in handling any weapon ( the stick as their primary tool) in a manner where the delivery of the strikes comes in cursive and linear patterns. The skills developed provides a continuous, flowing, circular, vertical, horizontal and sudden changes in trajectory mixed strikes that is unpredictable and totally unexpected. It is kinda cursive as in handwriting and can be repetitive if so desired by the practitioner.
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