GM Datu Dieter Knüttel teaches A-LOT (Arnis Live-Onlie Training).
A video in english on the topic of single stick twirling largo and medio with hand changes in both ranges.
A lot of emphasis was put on the correct body mechanics, the correct position of the stick (blade) during the techniques the intent of the strikes and the weight distribution ad well as the hand changes in the different distances.
It is the second first of a series.
This video has chapters.
Here is an explanation how they work and how they can be used: chapters in download videos
Content of the video:
00:32 – Figure 8 largo – downwards
00:47 – Double zero
01:01 – Twirl – Double zero
02:11 – Sonquete – raking stabs inside and outside
03:19 – Using modules
05:44 – The same with the left hand
07:36 – Hand changes in largo
07:48 – Classical hand change (3 versions)
11:11 – Modern hand change
13:22 – Hand changes in medio
13:29 – Under the armpit
13:56 – Salute
15:38 – From high to low besides the arm
17:33 – From low to high besides the arm
17:49 – Via the ellbow
20:24 – Fake hand changes
24:00 – Hand changes during disarms
24:09 – From disarming strike #1
25:26 – From disarming strike #2
A-LOT will be explained and demonstrated in detail on this video.
A-LOT, the Arnis Live -Online- Training videos is a new series.
Lessons held online via the internet with GM Datu Dieter Knüttel, 10. Dan Modern Arnis.
Not only quick demos on Youtube. Lots of them there. But here you find detailled instruction with “What, why and how”. With many details, that get lost on pure demos
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About the author:
Dieter Knüttel, M.A. in sports science is Modern Arnis chief-instructor for der DAV of Germany and European Modern Arnis Representative (1996 -2001) of Professor Remy A. Presas.
He 1received the title of DATU and the rank of Lakan Anim, 6th Dan Modern Arnis from Professor Remy Presas in 1996, as 4th of 6 persons and the only person outside of the USA who has received this title.
After receivinhg his 7th, 8th and 9th Dan in the Philippines, on Septemer 24th 2016 it was publically announced in Dortmund, Germany, that he has awarded 10th Dan, Lakan Sampu by Grandmaster Roberto Presas, 10. Dan Modern Arnis.
Dieter Knuettel is involved with the Filipino Martial Arts since 1978 and he has been teaching FMA/Modern Arnis seminars since 1980 all over Europe, in Australia, in the USA, in Russia and even in the Philippines.
He is one of the most experienced Modern Arnis Masters worldwide.