Monthly Archives: February 2009

Bahad Zu’bu Mangtas Baraw – “Live” Blade!

…..Okay while doing a little research I found this very recent clip from Grand Master Yuli Romo of BaHad Zu’bu Magtas Baraw.  This is as the title says a live blade training session.  Enjoy. See You On The Mats! copyright … Continue reading

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Combative Methods!

…..Okay this is truthfully one of the major reasons that we all train. We want skills that in a self defense, personal protection, military, etc. will let us prevail.  Combative methods are nothing new to man kind.   As a matter … Continue reading

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A Mixture of Pekiti Tirsia Demos by Tuhon Bill McGrath!

…..Here is one video with Pekiti Tirsia International Tuhon Bill McGrath.  This video was taken from a series of demonstrations during the 1980’s and 1990’s.  There is some nice movement here. Enjoy! See You On The Mats! copyright Instinctive Response … Continue reading

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I ache!

…..Okay I literally ache from my feet to my neck.  Lately I have been doing so much training on top of a really, busy teaching schedule that my body is having almost no time to recover.  My muscles are sore … Continue reading

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Muay Thai Pads!

…..Okay so I have been saving the Training Hall funds and I recently bought some Muay Thai pads.  Since then we have been working out with them and enjoying practitioner’s of IRT have been enjoying the differences between focus mitts … Continue reading

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Long Sword Intensive

…..Well yesterday Gary Haffey taught our Long Sword intensive.  He focused on proper cutting, where to cut, utilizing angles to give yourself and advantage when in close, drawing the sword and our unique methodology.  It was a great experience for … Continue reading

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