8 years ago today I traveled to the Philippines for the first time. This was to visit the birthplace of Modern Arnis and the Presas Family. During this visit, the late GGM Ernesto A Presas promoted me to a 9th degree Grand Master in the Presas Family system of Arnis. It was a great honor for me to receive from Ernesto’s endorsement as his brother’s successor. Everyday I strive to live up to Ernesto’s faith in me to carry on his brother’s art. It seems as it was yesterday. I miss my adopted father and uncle, Remy and Ernesto….
9:00 am Modern Arnis Reunion Camp 2 @ Horizon Martial Arts
Modern Arnis Reunion Camp 2 @ Horizon Martial Arts
Jun 11 @ 9:00 am – Jun 13 @ 1:00 pm
Modern Arnis Reunion Camp was the biggest of Modern Arnis event in North America after the passing of the late grandmaster Remy Amador Presas. Martial arts from around the world converged in Buffalo New York[...]