JOINT FILIPINO MARTIAL ARTS SEMINAR WITH
MASTER RICO ACOSTA & TUHON BILL MCGRATH
Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Location: Ripley Grier Studios
520 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10018
16th floor Studio #16 T
Empty Hand vs Knife
Dulo-Dulo, Palmstick/Tactical Flashlight
Sword and Bowie Knife
REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: EYE PROTECTION/SAFETY GLASSES
Price (pay by Feb 20th) $65
Door price: $75
For more information, contact Master Rich Acosta at
2018 PTI SUMMER TRAINING CAMP. AUGUST 3, 4, 5, 2018
With Tuhons Bill McGrath, Scott Faulk, Jack Latorre and the senior instructors of Pekiti-Tirsia International
Bowdoin Park, Wappingers Falls, NY
Friday 8/3 (open to both PTI members and non-members)
Morning session: Solo Baston 5 Attacks Subsystem with Tuhon Bill McGrath
Afternoon session: Boxing and Thai Pad drills with MMA Coach Dan Terrell
Saturday 8/4 & Sunday 8/5 (Closed seminar for PTI members only*)
Sat morning and afternoon and Sun morning schedule:
All three sets of Seguidas will be taught in 3 simultaneous classes for all three sessions.
Tuhon McGrath will be teaching Seguidas set 1.
Tuhon Faulk will be teaching Seguidas set 2.
Tuhon Latorre will be teaching Seguidas set 3.
Students may transfer from each Tuhon’s class as they wish, to pick up the techniques they need.
Sunday Afternoon session: All instructors will teach a special clinic on the knife and empty hand versions of the third set of Seguidas.
The techniques being taught on Saturday and Sunday are advanced material. Therefore it is strongly recommended that you have either the 5 Attacks Subsystem or 64 Attacks signed in your test books or at least one year of training in Filipino martial arts before you attend this camp. This is not a camp for beginners!
The seminar will run each day from 9 am to 5 pm with a two hour lunch break. Testing will be open from 5:30 to 7pm.
The first ten PTI members to sign up for all three days of the camp will receive two rattan training sticks, custom cut to fit them, on day one of the seminar.
Early pay date: (by April 1st, 2018)
Friday 8/3: $52.50 for PTI members. $70 for non-members
Sat & Sun 8/4-5/2018 $50 per day for PTI members only (use your PTI member discount code, plus the numbers 2018, to pay this price).
Late pay date: (April 2nd to August 2nd)
Friday 8/3 $75 per day for PTI members; $100 per day for non-members.
Sat & Sun 8/4-5/2018 $75 per day. These two days are open only to PTI members.
No payments can be made at the door for this seminar.
To register, visit the PTI Store SEMINAR page.
TUHON BILL’S 2018 EUROPEAN SEMINAR TOUR
April 28-29 Szolnok, Hungary:
Saturday: Abcedario de Mano,
Sunday: Pekiti de Mano,
Contact: Guro Zoltan Juhasz at: firstname.lastname@example.org
May 4, 5, 6, 7 Hannover, Germany:
Friday evening: SEAMAG School: Espada y Daga set 2 Recontras.
Saturday KENPOKAN Dojo
Session 1: Solo Contradas set 1.
Session 2: Solo Knife.
Sunday KENPOKAN Dojo
Session 1: Doble Contradas.
Session 2: Pekiti De Mano with Advanced Empty Hands vs Knife review.
Monday Evening: SEAMAG School: Double Knife
For SEAMAG contact Guro Jens Thomsen at: email@example.com
For KENPOKAN contact Guro Ralf Beckmann at: firstname.lastname@example.org
May 11-12-13 Lanton, France
Friday: Instructor’s knife clinic,
Saturday: Spear sets 1, 2 & 3,
Sunday: Seguidas set 3, Hand & Knife variations
Contact: Mataas na Guro Chris Verdot at: email@example.com
May 18-19-20-21 Porvoo, Finland
Friday: Solo Florete. 1st set of Seguidas for Bowie knife.
Saturday: Solo Contradas set 1.
Sunday: Hatchet, Tomahawk and Kukri.
Monday: Advanced class. Edged Weapon Retention.
Contact Guro Kaj Westersund at: firstname.lastname@example.org
May 25-26-27 Milan & Frosinone, Italy
Milan: Friday evening and Saturday morning Instructor testing on 5 attacks subsystem and Double Baston 12 attacks.
Milan: Saturday afternoon OPEN SEMINAR on Advanced empty hand vs Knife
Frosinone: Sunday afternoon OPEN SEMINAR Pekiti Disarma
Contact: Guro Andrea Citarelli at: email@example.com
2018 monthly seminars in Rochester, NY with Tuhon Jack Lattore
The American Legion Post
61 Main Street
Scottsville, New York 14546?Cost: $50 per person.
Time:1pm to 5pm
January 20…Solo Baston Sub-System
February 17…Pekiti Disarma
March 17…Doble Baston Dirty Dozen
April 21…Solo Baston Recontras Set One
May 19…Doble Baston Attacks and Drills
June 16…Solo Baston Recontras Set Two
July 21…Basic Hand Versus Knife
August…no seminar/PTI Summer Camp
September 15…Espada Y Daga Level Two Attacks (and hopefully Disarms)
October 20…Doble Disarma
November 17…Espada Y Daga Level Two Contradas
Things To Bring: Rattan sticks, eye protection, water, snacks/fruits/protein bars, training blades (optional), comfortable clothing and a pen/pencil/notebook (optional).
No video recording is allowed.
All dates are subject to change pending family emergencies and such. In such an instance, efforts will be made to post this information on this website in a timely fashion.
I hope you can join us for training, fun and camaraderie.
Best,?Jack A. Latorre?Tuhon?Pekiti-Tirsia International?www.ptiacademy.com
Other Pekiti-Tirsia International affiliated instructors available for seminars.
Tuhon Magino’o Guro Mike Popolizio
Long Island, NY
Contact Mike at PekitiTirsia.net
Mataas na Guro Erwin Ballarta
Contact Michael Lohmeier at firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuhon Jack Latorre
Tuhon Scott Faulk
Mataas na Guro Zach Whitson
Mataas na Guro Jerry McCleary
Mataas na Guro Chris Ash
Myrtle Beach, SC
Guro Delawa Chris Northstrom
Myrtle Beach, SC