Felix Valencia is a senior instructor of Lameco Eskrima and one of the premier martial arts and law enforcement edged weapons training specialists in the US. He has provided defensive tactics training to numerous law enforcement agencies, knife companies and firearm/weapons schools, including the Los Angeles Police Dept., Trident Knives, Gunsite and Close Quarter Battle. He has also worked as a fight choreographer for martial arts and action movies. This set of six volumes gives you the bladed techniques Felix teaches to his elite clientele.Felix Valenica was born in the Philippines. He trained early in the Filipino Eskrima and Arnis Systems. He chose systems that work in the military and on the streets that allow him to flow without interruption between each range. Valencia became known as Edgar's Brawler when he found a home within Punong Guro Edgar Sulite's Filipino based system of LAMECO Eskrima. Valencia has worked with military and law enforcement agencies including the LAPD and FBI. Valencia is a two time inductee into the Filipino Martial arts Hall of Fame.Knife Fighting
DVD 1 - fight from a StalemateIn this volume learn the "Do's and Don'ts" of slap & thrust, disarms, Punyo, (outside circle), riding the elbow, going under the tunnel, riding the knee, jab-slap-thrust, rolling head lock, ice pick, hook arm, disarm slap, "Do's and Don'ts" of counters, timing and rhythm, tunnel counter and double knife. Training also includes; forearm disarms, Elbow ride, sneak to back door attack, foot stab to finish, blade to blade, thrust armpit disarm.Approx 37 min.Knife Fighting
DVD 2 - Hold upsThis volume includes knife on chest, forearm disarm to punch, groin strike, front hold ups, 360 on the body, push-pull, knife on hips, knife in front of arm, blade on neck, chokes, footwork, blade on back and double knife.
Approx. 34 minKnife Fighting
DVD 3 - Short Range TechniquesThis volume includes angles of attack from Lameco Eskrima, riding grips, saber grip, Crossada drills, mentality of Filipinos, Eskrimador, riding with disarm, saber grip, punch, drills of medium range, single style blade, tonto style, "Do's and Don'ts" kicking, spins, empty hand into locks, drills, seven angles of attack, dull blades, drills and sparring.Approx. 44 minKnife Fighting
DVD 4 - Full Speed TakedownsIn this volume the techniques include lazy man thrust, full thrust redirects, punch arm takedowns, hugging, empty hand slash, eye jabs, stand-up choke out, ice pick, tuck & roll, throws, forward slash, drills and sparring.
Approx. 36 min.Knife Fighting DVD 5 - Long Range Techniques
This volume includes numerado; the twelve basic strikes, footwork and stances, hand shots, raising and dropping hands, attacking hands, tip of the blade, inside hook, head shots, lunging face shots, sparring, safety equipment.Approx. 48 min.
DVD 6 - Ground StrugglesThis volume includes ground control, open guard, Punyo cut, thrust, slashing, elbow break, attacker switches grip, shifting hips and body, judo kesa gatame, ACL break, silat technique, leg over arm bar, knee keylock, disarming defender without blade, inside and outside Siniguro and do's and dont's.
Approx. 27 min.