morg2 – Online Since 1998 – Online Since 1998 Mandirigma Research Organization also known as is a project of Kapisanang Mandirigma. Their focus includes preserving and promoting the Warrior Arts commonly known as Kali, Eskrima and Arnis. The Warrior Arts is one of the most important aspects of any society because its very nature is to defend and preserve the culture. Thus, is also involved in researching issues from ancient to current. The primary objective of is to do its part in keeping alive ancient knowledge and give honor to the sacrifices made by previous generations.Using both traditional and modern methods in its work, has organized, collaborated with and participated in classes, conferences, demonstrations, festivals, lectures, seminars and workshops with prominent college and community organizations. More recently has even collaborated with the heritage division of Malacañan Palace on a project. Aside from their hands-on approach, utilizes multimedia technologies such as audio, desktop, video and web to reach people across the globe. Researching since the 1970′s and online since 1998, believes in being actively involved in giving back to the community. They have collaborated with and volunteered in various non-profit agencies. They have also arranged fundraisers in order to assist causes for indigenous tribal groups and organizations dedicated to cultural preservation in the Philippines. believes that this expansive pursuit is at its best a collaborative effort. This has allowed to meet and work with many fine individuals and organizations throughout the Philippines, the United States and the world. welcomes all with an open and positive mind to participate and join them on this never-ending cultural adventure. This humble site is dedicated to honoring the sacrifices of Warriors throughout the many generations that have come before us. Maraming Salamat!       Copyright 2019 The Logo is the property of Dino Flores.  Logo designed by Dino Flores in 1994. … [Read more...]

Rest In Peace Grandmaster Conrad Aquino Manaois

Grandmaster Conrad Aquina Manaois

          GM Manaois Fund for burial expenses:   Rest In Peace Grandmaster Conrad Aquino Manaois It is with my deepest sympathy to Tess, Kim and the Manaois family that we have lost such a great man, Grand Master Conrad Aquino Manaois. Manaois Eskrima International (MSI) which was established in 1979 will never be the same without him. GM Manaois has been in and out of the hospital this year due to diabetes and has been receiving dialysis treatment for his kidney complications. He passed early this morning (June 9th)  at 0255 at Glendale Memorial. I will have more information regarding services which will be held Wednesday June 19th, 2019. Our prayers and thoughts go out to all who new and loved him. I will miss you dearly my Grand Master with all of my heart. You are in Gods Hands, Ariel Flores Mosses.     -----   Rest In Peace Grandmaster Conrad Manaois. A teacher to several members of  in Cinco Teros Arnis and Manois Eskrima from the late 1980s to early 1990s. Many of the Lameco Backyard Group first met at his school in Hollywood where the doors were always open to us. You will be missed Grandmaster. GM Manaois has been in and out of the hospital this year due to diabetes and has been receiving dialysis treatment for his kidney complications. He passed the morning of June 9th - 0255 A.M. at Glendale Memorial Hospital. Services will be held Wednesday June 19th, 2019. ..................................................................... ..................................................................... About Grandmaster Conrad Manaois: Grandmaster Conrad Manaois began his training at the young age of seven under his father Marcelino “Ninoy” Manaois. Ninoy, as he was known was a Combat Judo and Jujitsu Expert and a Master of Cinco Teros Arnis who was undefeated in several of the so called “Death Matches” of the Philippines. After a formidable education under his fathers guidance, GM Manaois desired to further explore the Martial Arts world. Over a 46 year period he has studied many Martial Arts under some of the finest teachers of our time, such as Master Richard Nunez of Lima Lama and Master Leon Wang – Chinese Kung Fu and Martial Arts Fight Choregrapher. Grand Master Conrad began teaching Martial Arts to a dedicated few individuals in 1977 at the Filipino Cultural Center in Los Angeles, California. In 1979, along with 3 other Masters, he created a unique form of empty hand fighting called Kali JuKune Do. Around this same time he began to look at his family system of Kali known as Ninoy Arnis System “Cinco Teros Arnis” and to improve on it. He called his new system Manaois Eskrima. In 1984 GM Conrad opened his first private school on Temple Street in Los Angeles. While continuing to teach in Los Angeles, his certified instructors have traveled and opened schools throughout the world.       … [Read more...]

LAMECO ESKRIMA and KALI ILUSTRISIMO CAMP – Saturday, August 24 & Sunday August 25 , 2019. Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Vegas Camp 11x17 V2 flat

  Warrior Arts of the Philippines Arnis Camp - Las Vegas, USA LAMECO ESKRIMA and KALI ILUSTRISIMO   Saturday, August 24 & Sunday August 25 , 2019     Featuring Guro’s Bong Hebia, Ariel Flores Mosses & Dino Flores. Don’t miss this opportunity to train with World Class Eskrimadors!   Date: Saturday, August 24, 2019. Location: Lohan School of Shaolin Las Vegas Chinatown, Nevada. Registration: 9am Event Time: 10am - 5pm   Date: Sunday, August 25, 2019. Location: Lohan School of Shaolin Las Vegas Chinatown, Nevada. Event Time: 10am - 5pm   Contact: Guro Ariel - (702) 533-9688 Email:   Seminar Fees:   2 Days Seminar Prepaid - $125 • At the door - $175   1 Day Seminar Prepaid - $95 • At the door - $130   Prepaid special ends July 1st, 2019   -------   Additional Workshops:   Date: Monday, August 26th Subject: Sparring Workshop & Coaching. Sparring qualifies towards ranking requirements. Location: TBD Event Time: 10am - 2:30pm Fee: $50 *Please bring own Padded Weapons, Helmet, Gloves and Armor.   Date: Tuesday, August 27th Subject: Combat FMA - Firearm Basics. Fundamentals of Shooting. Includes Live Fire. Location: Green Valley Range Event Time: 10am - 2:30pm Fee: $75 - Includes Workshop, firearm, ammo & range time.   Date: Wednesday, August 28th Subject: Lameco Eskrima Fundamentals and Foundations. For students interested in Essential Lameco or ranking. Location: Ten Tigers Martial Arts Event Time: 10am - 2:30pm Fee: $50 --- Strictly No Video Recording. Photos OK. Payments: Combat FMA Paypal - Bring your own Sparring Gear if you want to participate in Sparring. Bring own helmet, hand and forearm armor, padded knife and sticks, eye protection. Gear available at Some gear will be available at event. Sparring Sunday & Monday.   ------ • •   Presented by: TEN TIGERS MARTIAL ARTS, LOHAN SCHOOL OF SHAOLIN, GREEN VALLEY RANGE, ESKRIMADOR DNA, COMBAT FMA & KAPISANANG MANDIRIGMA   ---   … [Read more...]