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Seminar on Throws and Takedowns – November 21 – Victoria

Monday, November 01, 2004

Seminar on Throws and Takedowns – November 21 – Victoria

(by invitation only )
Holland’s Kung Fu Academy is pleased to announce a seminar on throws and takedowns given by:

Dr. Domingo Lopez, Villasin Balintawak Eskrima Association

  • Dr. Lopez started studying Balintawak Eskrima almost 40 years ago in Cebu in the Philippine Republic. Master Lopez’s teacher was the renowned master Attorney Jose Villasin, a direct student of the founder of Balintawak Eskrima, Grandmaster Venancio (Anciong) Bacon.

Michael Zimmer, Villasin Balintawak Eskrima Association and Vorticity Martial Arts.

  • Michael Zimmer has assisted Dr. Lopez for almost 20 years, and has a broad background in various martial arts.

Bob Holland, Kung Fu Academy.

  • Bob Holland has been training in Balintawak Eskrima for over five years, and instructs his senior students in the art. Bob has an extensive martial arts background.

Date and Time:

  • Sunday November 21st at 10:00 am until 4:00 pm.


Fee: $40
Topics to be covered:

  • Selected throws and takedowns
  • Principles of throwing
  • Counters to throws and takedowns, including leverage-based counter’s to common judo throws and wrestling takedowns
  • Principles of countering
  • Transitioning to another throw when countered
  • Restraining on the ground

posted by Vorticity Martial Arts at 6:32 PM