Filipino Martial Arts for Beginners Series Class by Guro Ryan “Bagani” Cordero – Starts July 3/4


Students will learn the complete Level 1 FMA curriculum during their 8 week session which includes (Session 1) introduction to FMA Fundamentals and Basic Strikes, (Session 2) Additional Basic Strikes and Introduction to Basic Defense, (Session 3) continuation of Basic defense and Defense Application, (Session 4) Striking Combinations and Drills, (Session 5) Set Applications and Drills, (Session 6) Single Stick vs. Single Stick Bigay Tama Drill, (Session 7) Basic Knife Skills, (Session 8) Improvised Weapon and Empty Hand Translations.

What This Class Covers

The class is one hour long per session and by the end of the course, the participants will attain the basic knowledge in Filipino Martial Arts (Arnis/Kali/Escrima).

Time and Date of Class

Manila Time 9:00 AM, July 4, 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15 and 22
California Time 6:00 PM and New York 9:00 PM (July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14 and 21)


Guro Ryan “Bagani” Cordero is a highly decorated instructor of FMA (Filipino Martial Arts) based in New Jersey, USA.  He has been teaching martial arts for the past 21 years.  He has a background in different martial arts like Tang Soo Do, 4th Dan Black Belt in ITF Taekwon-do, Instructor in Kickboxing and a Mixed Martial Arts practitioner and competitor.