Machete as a Combat Weapon

A weapon well entrenched in cultures throughout the world the machete has been part of the combat load for U.S. troops since WWII, yet only rare Special Operations units have ever had an opportunity to train with it offensively. This training combined with his extensive backgrounds in Japanese swordsmanship, Filipino Martial Arts (FMA), and indigenous machete systems of Central and South America learned while deployed, Carmine Downey has developed a complete system. Carmine Downey will guide you through the basics of his system, the understanding and application systems of Machete Combat.

Required Equipment: Protective Eyewear required, weapons provided

2019 Fighting Arts of the Americas Knife Sword
Location: Eldorado Date: August 3, 2019 Time: 9:00 am - 10:30 am Carmine Downey