Filipino Martial Arts

Learn the most effective self defence system on the planet. Proven in combat to be effective in any situation.

Filipino Martial Arts also known as Eskrima, Kali, or Arnis have been practiced in the Philippines for centuries. They are inherently a self defence art that deal with all ranges of combat, including weapons. You may have even seen FMA with out even realising it as its used extensively in movies such as;

– The Bourne Identity, Supremacy, Ultimatum, and Legacy
– Resident Evil
– Star Wars Episodes 1, 2, & 3

The simple reason for this is Filipino Martial Arts are effective. They have been battle tested through centuries of combat, and they also allow you to use everyday objects as weapons.

Why train Filipino Martial Arts?

Our Filipino Martial Arts programme offers a complete system of martial arts study including weapons, multiple opponent defence, striking, grappling and ground fighting and even competition. Our Filipino Martial Arts programme is one of the world’s most complete martial arts systems. With in a few month’s you will literally be able to use anything as a weapon, from a magazine to pen.

Anyone can begin training in our Filipino Martial Arts programme. It is ideal for all types of people, big or small, young or old, male or female, our dedicated instructors will help you develop all the necessary skills to become an expert in this unique martial art. Here are just a few of the benefits you may experience through training FMA;

  • Learn to defend yourself
  • Lose fat and gain lean muscle
  • Increase your flexibility
  • Build strength, fitness
  • Develop Mental focus & self discipline
  • Reduce Stress
  • Competition
  • Make new friends

What makes our Filipino Martial Arts Programme different?

There are plenty of reason’s FMA programme is different. Our instructors are world class, and have travelled extensively to the Philippines to train. They are internationally recognised as being some of the best around and are some of the highest graded in Europe.

What really separates our Filipino Martial Arts programme is that, we genuinely care about our students. From the moment you step through the door our team is there to help you get the most out of your training and help you achieve your goals.

Here are our top five reasons we’re different;

Our Instructors – We have hands down the best instructors in Plymouth. Professional, passionate, and friendly. They undergo enhanced CRB checks, emergency first aid training, fire safety training, and go through our comprehensive instructor training programme.
Our Facility – It’s one of the biggest and best martial arts facilities in Plymouth – huge mat space, punch bags, cages walls, changing rooms, coffee shop, and more
Our Students – Quite frankly our students are awesome. No egos, everyone wants to help you succeed, and a strong sense of community.
Our Timetable – We have the widest selection of classes, that can fit into anyone’s busy schedule. Choose from daytime, evening, weekend, beginners, and advanced.
Our Values – these run through every aspect of the academy and provide you with an amazing and unique experience. Read about them here.