The vast majority of martial arts will not work in self defense. Many of them were not made for self defense in the first place, most provide no education in or understanding of real violence or how to prevent it, and a very large number of them utilize training methods that do not and cannot
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Pencak Silat Master Gets MMA Smackdown, Regroups, Comes Back Even Stronger With His Martial Art!

Fighters have practiced Pencak Silat for thousands of years, but it didn’t capture the attention of Western martial artists until the late 1980s. Suddenly, the Indonesian system was everywhere, with its vicious counterattacks and precision takedowns attracting self-defense practitioners who wanted the best in street-fighting functionality. As a bonus, it offered a fascinating dose of
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We are available for martial arts workshops and non-lethal self-defense weapon training. Practitioners of any style could benefit from exposure to these techniques of self defense and combative principles. Workshops are generally limited to 20 participants, but if you have special needs with regard to numbers or other requests, please write for further information and
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We have been instructing people on martial arts techniques for nearly a decade. While everyone is welcome to learn, there are some who are not as speedy as others. So in addition to helping people understand how to use their own bodies for defense, we make it a point to teach them about protecting themselves
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People are often surprised that Pencak Silat systems aren’t all created equal. So many individuals don’t even take into consideration that there are actually several hundred different systems that exist currently – there might even be more than a thousand. Whatever the case may be, the systems themselves exhibit great variety in addition to the
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What is Pencak Silat?

  Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, Singapore, Thailand, and the Philippines (southern part) are considered the source for indigenous martial art known as Pencak Silat. This is a grouping of martial arts and very popular within the countries mentioned. Pencak Silat is a blanket term for indigenous martial arts. There are many different emphases and different styles
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