KAPISANANG MANDIRIGMA INSTITUTE The Kapisanang Mandirigma Institute is the Warrior Arts Training Department of Kapisanang Mandirigma. The Kapisanang Mandirigma Institute is dedicated to honoring and preserving the knowledge passed on to them though their honorable lineage. The Kapisanang Mandirigma Instiute is also known as Backyard Eskrima. What is the Backyard Eskrima Tradition? By Guro Dino Flores These are some of the things that were learned from all of my past teachers. In this … [Read More...]
Kapisanang Mandirigma – A Federation of warriors from different disciplines of the Warrior Arts of the Philippines. It is not a style, nor a representation of any singular style, but rather a federation of practitioners with similar goals to provide a vehicle for growth and personal discovery through continued training, research, projects, programs and collaborations with like minded organization. Projects include Kali Klub sa SIPA, Kali Klub sa PWC, Kali Klub sa FilAm Arts and Mandirigma.org/Mandirigma Research Organization. Founded in 1998 by Guros Joel Adriatico, Hospecio “Bud” Balani Jr., Mar Elepaño, Choy Flores, Dino Flores, Arnold Noche, Gary Quan, Hans Anton Tan and Pantaleon “Mang Leo” Revilles, Jr. (RIP). These initial members were all a part ot the Lameco SOG (Sulite Orihinal Group) who decided that they wanted to continue working together after the passing of … [Read More...]
Lameco Eskrima SOG Los Angeles • Kali Ilustrisimo Los Angeles The Kapisanang Mandirigma Institute teaches several forms of Philippine Warrior Arts. Although they are related they are kept and taught separately in order to maintain purity and original intent of each program. LAMECO ESKRIMA SOG METHOD / LAMECO BACKYARD ESKRIMA - Lameco Eskrima - S.O.G. Method. The Fighting method of Punong Guro Edgar Sulite as taught to his "Invitation Only" group. Also known as … [Read More...]
PAGGALANG SA PAG - UMPISA:
Salutation at the beginning of training.
I come seeking Knowledge.
I offer you my Respect.
I offer you my Loyalty.
NAKAHANDA SA PAGSASANAY
I am ready to train.