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2125 Staples Mill Rd
Richmond, Va 23230

Richmond Balintawak is dedicated to the promotion of the Filipino escrima art known as Balintawak, the growth of our students, and the strengthening of our community. 

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Richmond Balintawak

GM Bobby Taboada System

From our Hearts, We Welcome You, with Respect.

Historical footage of the late Grandmaster Teofilio Velez and (Grandmaster) Bobby Taboada demonstrating the basics of the Balintawak system and moving into more advanced applications. By kind permission of Grandmaster Bobby Taboada and the Online Balintawak Community Project

Richmond Balintawak was founded in 2007 to promote the art of Balintawak eskrima, a close quarters stick fighting art. We are proud members of Grandmaster Bobby Taboada's International Balintawak Group, and the World Eskrima Balintawak Arnis Federation.

We have THREE locations available for your training! Our primary school is located in Richmond, Virginia with locations in Atlanta, Georgia and Houston, Texas. Please contact us for information regarding training at any of our fine locations. 

Richmond Virginia


Wednesday 7.30 pm - 9.00 pm

Saturday 10.00 am - 12.00 pm

Atlanta Georgia


Saturday 12.30 pm - 2.00pm

Houston Texas


Sunday 10.00 am - 11.30 am