Escrima



Syllabus



Escrima

  1. SET
  2. BOW (ESCRIMA)
  3. HAMMERFIST ATTACK (HIGH, LOW)
  4. HAMMERFIST ATTACK (HIGH, LOW)
  5. TURNING HAMMERFIST
  6. GRAB & PUNCH
  7. SPINNING DISARM
  8. DOUBLE ROOF BLOCK
  9. STRAIGHT KICK, COVER & PUNCH
  10. TURNING HAMMERFIST
  11. REVERSE HAMMERFIST
  12. HAMMERFIST
  13. GRIP BREAK
  14. FIGURE OF 8 (1,2,3,4,5)
  15. SET BOW (ESCRIMA)

Facts

Escrima is one of the Filipino martial arts that emphasize stick and sword fighting (2 Marks)
The word Escrima comes from the Spanish word for fencing; Esgrima (1 Mark)
Kali and Arnis are other names for Escrima (2 Marks)
A practictioner is called an 'Eskimador' (1 Mark)
Cambridge Kung Fu teaches a type of Escrima that shows students how to use anything as a weapon in self defence (2 Marks)
Extra Info (2 Marks)

Move of the Week Videos

During the term the Warriors are learning this form, you will find videos here to help you practice at home.