TITLE

THE ART OF CONVERSATION: RANDOM FLOW TRAINING IN VISAYAN CORTO KADENA ESKRIMA

AUTHOR(S)
Soderholm, Maija
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Journal of Asian Martial Arts;2004, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the art of art of Visayan Corto Kadena Eskrima and some of its concepts and training methods with regard to free-sparring with swords. It mentions that Visayan Corto Kadena Eskrima is a Filipino martial system encompassing empty-hand and non-bladed and bladed weapons, but its principles are based on the sword. It notes that Visayan Corto Kadena Eskrima is a dueling type of martial arts that would leave only one participant standing. The fundamental skills pertinent to sword fighting that underlie the Corto Kadena system are discussed.
ACCESSION #
31807005

 

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