Eskabo Daan: Defanging the Snake
The Abanico and Gunting are staple techniques in Filipino Martial Arts that serves to neutralize the immediate threat.
Filipino Martial Arts: The Sinawali
Literally translated meaning to weave, the Sinawali is a staple technique in Filipino Martial Arts (FMA).
Eskabo Daan: Back-to-Back Champions
Although this victory is celebrated, it is just one accomplishment on Eskabo’s list of endeavors.
Great Grandmaster Ernesto Presas: Filipino Martial Artist
Profiling the man who strived to create a complete Filipino Martial Arts system.
Grandmaster Angel Cabales: Death Match Champion
Great Grandmaster Angel Cabales is one of the earliest Filipino martial artists who brought FMA to the United States.
Filipino Martial Arts meets Mixed Martial Arts
Eskabo Daan teams up with “The Filipino Wrecking Machine” Mark Munoz to raise funds for the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan
Yaw-Yan: The Dance of Death
Sayaw ng Kamatayan, (Dance of Death) also known as Yaw-Yan, is the Filipino style of kickboxing.
Filipino Martial Arts: The Traphand
Despite the diversity of Filipino martial arts, the traphand is one aspect that is seen in almost every FMA system, from Luzon to Mindanao.
Filipino Martial Arts School Eskabo Daan Gives Back
Teaching the youth spirituality via the martial arts.
Eskabo Daan: Best in the Bay
Eskabo Daan was voted Best Martial Arts by San Francisco’s A-List.
The Day of Play
Eskabo Daan gives back to the community
Uniting the Arts
Maru SF Dojo will house different Martial Arts under one roof.
Sikaran: The Art of Kicking
Exploring the form of Filipino Martial Arts that involves kicking
Jose Rizal: The Warrior
Exploring Rizal’s training in martial arts, including Filipino Martial Arts.
Maestro of the Blade: Sonny Umpad
Maestro Sonny is the creator of his own style of FMA called the Visayan Style Corto Kadena Largo Mano Escrima, which he developed in the 70'
Filipino Martial Arts: Dances with Sticks
Rhythm has, and always will be a staple in Filipino culture. It is expressed through art, dance, and even our fighting style.
Bruce Lee and Filipino Martial Arts
FMA was utilized by one of the most iconic martial artists to ever live
The Last Line of Defense
The gunong is just one piece of Filipino marital arts and culture that is unfortunately not well recognized.
The contributions of the 1st Filipino Regiment, also known as the Bolo Battalion