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Kali Double Stick/Sword Multi-Man Attack Seminar Sunday, June 30/2019…


At this seminar, I will be teaching double stick and sword. The progression will be the appropriate drilling methods that will lead up to some live play. This progression will help you understand the drilling methods so you can find and pull off the techniques you learned in the drills. Its not easy fighting with double sticks or double swords. I can guarantee you will find it easy after this seminar or at least have a much better understanding of this area of Kali/Arnis/Eskrima.   Approximately 1 hour or so lunch on Sunday June 29th, around 1:30 pm.  Fee: Advanced Registration by November 2nd (pay in advance and save!) • Advance Registration – $65 • At the door -$80  Check-in Time: Between 9-10 am ….

Kali Seminar – November 4th 2018


Kali Seminar / November 4th 2018 If you are into learning Filipino martial arts, you will not want to miss out on this one. Located: 847 Hamilton Ave. Waterbury, Connecticut       Filipino Martial Arts Training Day. Sword, Stick & Dagger. This is going to be approximately 5 hours of Kali training and learning. I will be teaching my personal expression of the way I teach Pekiti Tirsia, the Inosanto Kali methods along with a few others I have been involved in over the past 40 years. I plan on teaching right from the beginning on how we utilize an impact weapon, a knife or a sword with body positioning and angling, the footwork and proper hitting with all that. timing and rhythm will be fit into…

Counter-Terrorism In the Jungle


Counter-Terrorism in the Jungle Waterbury Martial Artist Teaches Kuntao to, and Trains with the Filipino Military Wednesday, October 13, 2004 WATERBURY, Conn. ¾ Living in the jungles of the Philippines may sound like an adventure, but for martial artist and Waterbury native Ron Kosakowski it’s just another day at work. He was invited by Grand Tuhon Leo Gaje to train with the Filipino military in counterterrorism applications of Pekiti-Tirsia Kali, a martial art native to the Philippines that emphasizes “offensive defense” against edged weapons, such as knives, and impact weapons like sticks or clubs. Most of Kosakowski’s time in the Philippines was spent training with the Filipino Recon Force Marines. “Members of the Filipino military have come under attack by terrorists and been stabbed to…

History Of Pekiti Tirsia by Grand Tuhon Leo Gaje

Kali, Arnis, Escrima/Eskrima and Kuntao, our Filipino martial art program found on www.PSDTC.com

Click on each picture below to read the plaque on the statues   Kali is the true Filipino culture and discipline expressed in the principles of respect, concern and care represented by the carrying of the Kalis as the status symbol of every Kayumanggi living in the Island. “Kayumanggi,” is the original name of the now called Filipino nationality, long before they were referred to as Filipinos.” Kali was originally a Hindu influence brought to the Islands over 800 years before the Majapahit Empire that ended back around 1500 AD. The influence of Kali as a culture was deeply rooted among the inhabitants of the 7,100 Islands. It was a culture because it expresses the Philosophy of life with the elements of belief that only life no death, success no failure and good health no…