This month saw All-Active
Martial Arts and Doce Pares Australia Director Master Marc Toussaint coordinate
a training camp to Doce Pares World Headquarters in Cebu City, Philippines. A
group of 18 Filipino Martial Arts students and Eskrima Doce Pares practitioners
from all around Australia, including 10 All-Active Martial Arts Eskrima
students, traveled to Cebu for a two-week training camp and unforgettable
training camp to Doce Pares HQ provided the Australian Eskrimadors with the
opportunity to learn Filipino Eskrima-Arnis-Kali from Doce Pares Masters, Grand
Masters and Supreme Grand Master Dionisio A. Canete, at the very home of the
Doce Pares Multi-Styles system of Eskrima-Kali-Arnis.
In addition to
undertaking invaluable training at Doce Pares HQ in Cebu City, the Doce Pares
Australia members and All-Active Martial Arts students also experienced special
training at Badian Beach, sight-seeing, historical and cultural enrichment,
canyoneering, traditional dining, entertainment and the most welcoming and
friendly Filipino hospitality!
received official recognition from Doce Pares World Headquarters for
participating in the two-week training camp and presented with certificates.
Three training camp members also had the opportunity to have their skills
officially recognized when they successfully completed an official grading for
international ranking at Doce Pares HQ. Two of our very own All-Active Martial
Arts' Eskrima students were successful in achieving their International First
Grade Black Belt ranking.
Toussaint will be attending the 2019 SEA Games this November after having been
invited to take part as a judge in the Arnis event category. The South East
Asian Games are a biennial multi-sport event involving participants from 11
Southeast Asian countries. To be hosted by the Philippines in 2019, the SEA
Games are regulated by the Southeast Asian Games Federation and supervised by
the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Olympic Council of Asia.
and several of our students also plan to attend the 2020 World Eskrima Kali Arnis
Federation (WEKAF) World Championships in the Philippines in July 2020, after
having successfully qualified to take part in a number of events at this year’s
Australian WEKAF Championships!
Arts are very proud of our ongoing association with Doce Pares Australia and
Doce Pares HQ in Cebu City, Philippines. As Doce Pares Australia Director,
Master Marc Toussaint hopes to offer future groups the opportunity to
experience the invaluable training and enriching culture of the Philippines by
coordinating regular training camps to Doce Pares World Headquarters.
welcomed for more information about Filipino Martial Arts, learning
Eskrima-Kali-Arnis, WEKAF Stick Fighting or for supply of genuine Filipino
Martial Arts Training Equipment. Contact us on 03 8418 1822 or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Located in Epping
VIC, in the northern suburbs of Melbourne, Australia, All-Active Martial Arts
offer regular classes in Eskrima Doce Pares and WEKAF Stick Fighting, run by
Master Marc Toussaint, 6th Grade International Black Belt - Doce Pares Eskrima-Kali-Arnis.