Escrima, also known as Kali or Arnis, is the national Martial Art of the Philippines, with traditional escrima sticks
being the weapon of choice when training or sparring. Derived from the Spanish word for fencing, stick fighting is a form of combat where practitioners use handheld wooden sticks to fight one another. Similar to sword fighting
, many Filipino techniques focus on defending against, and reacting to, angles of attack, rather than particular strikes.Continue reading »
When holding an escrima stick, always allow enough room (approximately one fist length) at the bottom of your weapon. This converts one stick into two useful weapons. The top section can be swung like a sword and the end section can be used for butting techniques at close combat range whilst, providing greater leverage and impact power when fighting.
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