Monday, April 1, 2013
PIMAA Preview Demo for the Innovative Martial Way Summer Camp Held @ DC III by James U. Sy Jr.
The Philippine Integrated Martial Arts Academy-Filipino Tang Soo do Association (PIMAA-FTSDA), Inc. under its Founder/President Grandmaster Elmer V. Montoyo, 8th degree black belt, and Chief Instructor Master Elmer “Don-Don” P. Montoyo Jr., 5th degree black belt, gave a preview martial arts demonstration for the kids and teenagers under Youth President Carmelo Matutino recently at the DC III Clubhouse, RPHS, Brgy. Alijis, Bacolod City for the organization’s upcoming summer camp. Owen and Charlton Jocson performed the different fundamental exercises of the Filipino Chinese Integrated Hand Way (Filipino Tang Soo Do) including the splits, spider walk, handstand, and others. Dr. Raul Fama showcased the group’s Oido de Cinco Henerales style of Arnis, including offense, defense, and pangagaw. Master Elmer Montoyo Jr., Nonoy Gargoles, and Norbert Poliapoy presented self defense sequences against empty hand, knife, and two-man attacks using a synthesis of different martial arts including Filipino Tang Soo Do, Muay Thai, and Grappling. Master James U. Sy Jr. of Conceptual Martial Arts Society (CMAS), Inc. demonstrated holding the cellphone on the street, the basic application of the off guard stance, and a few knife disarming techniques from the Conceptual Arnis System. The Innovative Martial Way Summer camp of the Philippine Integrated Martial Arts Academy-Filipino Tang Soo do Association (PIMAA-FTSDA), Inc. starts on March 30, 2013. The summer camp seeks to improve fitness level, flexibility, strength, and balance, burn fat, relieve stress, and learning to defend oneself. Enrollment still going on. Venue at DC III Clubhouse. Contact Master Don-Don at 0917-414-9888. For more details visit www.geocities.com/filtsd.