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Whatever name different ethnic areas in the Philippines claim, at the heart it is the same—it is the only known Filipino traditional martial art of self-defense.
The strong hand wields a stick (approximately 30" in length and 3/4" in diameter, usually made of rattan) and serves as the primary offense.
As Founder and Head Instructor of PIMA, Guro Dong has over 48 years of experience in Filipino Martial Arts.