CBT is a Reality Based Approach to surviving bladed encounters, distilled from Guro Teague's extensive research, expertise, and experiencein Military Combat Operations and Filipino Martial Arts, that can be used as a self contained system or to augment your current training.
Sorry for the last minute update but Richmond Balintawak will be closed today due to inclement weather. Stay safe and warm everyone and we will see you next class (unless we don't because of more bad weather... but we aren't planning on that... you know what I mean.)
Master Eugene will be leading a seminar in Atlanta Georgia to benefit Chief Master Monie Velez.
Elmann is coming! Elmann is coming!
Grandmaster Taboada will be leading an intensive training course Saturday June 18th 2016 in Atlanta GA
We are pleased to announce that GM Bobby Taboada is offering the students of RVA Balintawak the opportunity to train with him when he visits Richmond on Friday, July 10th. This is a rare and unique chance to quickly improve your stickfighting skill by training one-on-one with Grandmaster. Available session times are listed below, we are looking to get 2 participants for each session. Please fill out the following form to let us know when you would like to train with Grandmaster Taboada and we will get back to you promptly.
Session Schedule (subject to change)
- 9-10am - Ben & Kinney
- 10-11am - Ben & Kinney
- 11am-12pm - Nebrido
- 1-2pm - Aris & Nathan
- 2-3pm - John King & Kevin Welch
- 3.30-4.30pm - T. Richardson & L. Penn
- 4.30-5.30pm - Walter & Cam
Nathan was kind enough to let me know that East-West Wing Chun, located at 1909 E. Cary Street, will be hosting a knife seminar taught by Tim Anderson. The seminar is this upcoming Saturday, 5/16, and will run from 11 am - 1 pm, followed by an afternoon session from 3 - 6 pm. The cost is a reasonable $30 and no previous knife experience is required. You are required to bring your own training knife to the seminar. If you have any additional questions, please see Nathan.
We are pleased to announce that the founder of RVA Balintawak, Jemar Carcellar, will be visiting us on Saturday, April 25th and leading an extended class! Training will be from 9 am to 3 pm (with a 1 hour break for lunch at 12 noon).
There is no charge for the extended class. Even if you cannot attend for the entire extended class, please try to make some portion of the class and say "Hi" to Jemar.
Also, GM Terryl Richardson and a number of his students (as many as 9 total) will be driving down from Maryland and training with us all day, April 25th.