This DVD will cover Modern Arnis Drills for beginner to advanced martial artists. You will learn the 12 basic strikes of Modern Arnis, Single, Double, Reverse Siniwalli and empty hand applications for each. Also covered are Abanico Drills, the 3-8-12 Drill, 3-8-5-12-12 Drill, 2-2-2 Drill and Defense techniques. Disarms and Strikes are taught both right and left handed and also empty handed. All Drills are demonstrated both static and with movement.
Master Bruce Chiu has over 35 years experience and is a champion martial artist and personal student of the late Grandmaster Remy Presas. Master Chiu is the weapons adviser to Hogan Karate International and to Small Circle Jujitsu. Arnis International is dedicated to providing a place for like minded people to share and learn and strive for martial excellence. A former Law Enforcement Officer and champion Martial Arts competitor, Master Chiu began his martial arts training in 1971. He has been teaching for over 30 years. His students include members of several state and Federal Law Enforcement Agencies, including the Alexandria Police SWAT Team, the Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement, Florida State Troopers, BATF, DEA, and the United States Secret Service, as well as members of Americas elite military units. While training in Hong Kong, Master Chiu was the youngest person granted instructorship in White Crane Kung Fu by the legendary White Crane Grandmaster Ngai Yuk Tong and the International White Crane Federation of Hong Kong. Master Chiu was also the youngest person granted permission to teach White Crane in the United States. Master Chiu holds multiple Black Belts and holds a 7th degree or higher equivalent in Karate, American Karate, and White Crane Kung Fu. Master Chiu is a certified instructor in Bukido and Police Tactical Baton. He is also a licensed Security Instructor as well as the weapons advisor for Small Circle Jujitsu and Jack Hogan Karate. Master Chiu was also a personal student of the late Grandmaster Remy A. Presas, the founder of Modern Arnis. He trained daily with the Professor and regularly assisted Grandmaster Presas at seminars around the world. Master Chiu has done work in film and television, as well as numerous martial arts and fitness training videos. He can be seen in such films as Dead Presidents, the Discovery Channels Secrets of the Warriors Power and the World Wrestling Federation. Master Chiu was also the security and self-defense expert consultant for Americas Health Network and Good Morning Tampa Bay. Master Chiu now does seminars around the world on Modern Arnis, White Crane Kung Fu and Defensive Tactics and Personal Protection. He also can be seen teaching seminars with Grandmaster Jack Hogan and Professor Leon Jay.