Silat: is a collective word for indigenous Martial Art from Southeast Asia There are over hundreds of different styles but all tend to focus either on strikes, joint manipulation, throws, bladed weaponry, Ground Fighting or some combination there
The Flavor of Tribal Silat techniques tend to be devastating close range explosive techniques, utilizing rapid fire blasting strikes and rapid grappling breaks. “The old hand street Kung Fu” training includes specialty palms and Ging expressions as well as animal form training and the internal arts of Hsing-I, Pa Kua / Ba Gua and Tai Chi.
cooperative and Spontaneous Drill's.
Sifu Jacob training at night.
The Veterans practical experience and Silat knowledge spans over 50 years.
Our instructors base methodology of teaching was acquiring the ability to act in times of great danger. He had a Black Belt it Judo, High Level Wing Chun, and Southern Mantis Mixed into his 3 Systems of Silat.
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Silat was used to protect the indigenous tribes in Indonesia. Its advances rose out of hunting methods and military training by the region's native inhabitants. Earliest evidence of silat taught in its present form is found in Sumatra. Evidence shows that silat was influenced by both Indian and Chinese Martial Arts.The martial arts practiced by the Chinese community of Southeast Asia are referred to as KunTao (Fist Way)
The primary commonality of most Silat styles and methods are the lethal nature and unique, unmistakable explosive aggressiveness of the art.