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We attended the first event of MACE that usually are held two times a year. Joined this great event with awesome vendors as well. Check out the video. 

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choke hold, fred mastro, full grip crossfit, kali, mastro defense system, mds, san francisco, seminar, silat -

For the first time ever, Fred Mastro visited San Francisco and held a seminar at Full Grip Crossfit. It was hosted by Guro JP Manalang and Guro Josh Jover, and was accompanied by the MDS (Mastro Defense System) members.  Fred Mastro is the founder and creator of Mastro Defense System. It's a mixture of Silat and Kali that consist of speed and power. Fred uses techniques he developed throughout the years in a simple and effective movements. His history consist of being a celebrity bodyguard and fight choreographer for the movie "Taken" and many more. He have trained law enforcement...

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arnis, decuerdas, escrima, eskabo daan, eskrima, filipino martial arts, fma, inspired to attain knowledge, itak, itak clothing, kali, MACE, manteca ca, martial arts cultural exchange, seminar, serrada -

MACE: Martial Arts Cultural Exchange, that name itself holds a great deal of meaning and it relates so much with what ITAK is about. Martial artists exchanging their cultural values with fellow practitioners who are open minded and willing to learn. They are all Inspired To Attain Knowledge.  I was able to capture some of the instructors and participants at this event. Some instructors that are familiar to me that's on the footage are GM Art Gonzales and Prof. Murro from Tenio Decuerdas. GM Robert Castro and Master Jay Dizon from Eskabo Daan based in San Francisco, CA. And also Guro...

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arnis, combative arts, escrima, eskrima, filipino martial arts, fma, full grip crossfit, ITAK, itak clothing, kali, martial arts, san francisco, seminar -

Since starting this brand, we have met some great inspiring people that have been practicing Filipino Martial Arts. Some are new and some have paved the road to follow, but all of them have something in common, the passion of sharing their knowledge of FMA.  It has been great connecting with these Grandmasters and Guros of different styles. I was able to meet them in person through seminars and tournaments. Getting to know each one is very interesting, especially their own unique backgrounds and lineage. We had the chance to meet and build a friendly relationship with some, and I...

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arnis, escrima, eskrima, filipino martial arts, fma, free flow, ftma, gathering, kali, martial arts, salinas, seminar -

We attended the Fierce Tiger Martial Arts School's Annual Gathering this past weekend. This is our 2nd year attending this event, and we were excited since this was the event we first introduced our brand to the public. It has been a year since then, and I'm just glad to be back to where it all started.  "He who does not know how to look back at where he came from will never get to his destination." -- Jose Rizal There were different instructors that attended and shared their knowledge and passion for their arts. There were instructors that shared...

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