Mastering Serrada Escrima by Master Darren Tibon is a blend of the vital fundamentals of the art of Serrada Escrima as taught by the legendary Grandmaster Angel Cabales.
This series include all technical components – from the fighting stance, footwork, and mobility skills to many of the intermediate and advanced principles and concepts of the Serrada style. There is a detailed breakdown of the offensive and defensive skills using the single stick, the stick and dagger, the single dagger, and the empty hands. The elements and techniques of “lock and block,” “flow spar,” “rising sun counter.” “abaniko,” and “retirada” among many others are presented in this instructional series.
This series has a great deal to offer to all Escrima/Arnis/Kali students, from beginner to instructor level. It is a true gem by one of the best Escrima masters of our time.
Darren Tibon stands today as one of a handful of privileged students of the great Grandmaster Angel Cabales. From his early days, Master Tibon has been a man of dedication and discipline. The fact that he is one of the most famous and respected instructors in the world keeps him extremely busy teaching at his school in Stockton, California, or traveling around the globe to spread the art and philosophy of Serrada Escrima. Master Tibon is one of the driving forces of the Filipino Martial Arts in the United States and one of the leaders of the “Serrada” style of Escrima in the world.