Curriculum

A Finger Pointing At The Moon

Level 1

  • Section A
    • Bridging Langkah Exercises PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L
      • Module 1 - Pre-engagement with open hands
      • Module 2 - Pre-engagement to engagement with scissored hands
      • Module 3 - Walking
    • Entry Juru PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L
      • Applications
        • Into the Water PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Left Hook)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on left foot, right leading
          • Dive as entry to inside of hook with dive structure striking shoulder and throat
          • Extend
          • Elbow
          • Putar Kepala
        • The Waiter PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Right Jab)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on right foot, left leading
          • Shearing over the bridge, rake their left eye
          • Pull head into left elbow
          • Unfold to Reverse Putar Kepala
        • Dracula PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Right Jab)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight left foot, right leading
          • Shift inside, and step with right foot to close range, fire horizontal elbow (Dracula) to throat
          • Left lift chin
          • Right strike to throat
          • Pull into Kenjit Siko
        • Loop the Loop PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Right Lead Uppercut to Abdomen)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on right foot, left leading
          • Right scoop incoming uppercut
          • Left lift elbow to left vertical elbow to chin
          • Kenjit Siko
        • Fantastic Four PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Left Jab)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on left foot, right leading
          • Shift right, cut their punching line with your palm strike, your left hand is on your chest
          • As they retract punch, follow it with your left hand to a figure four lock
        • Drop the Hammer PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Right Jab)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on right foot, left leading
          • Split entry with right forearm smash to their bicep
          • Scoop their elbow with right hand while firing left uppercut to their kidney
          • Reverse Putar Kepala with right hand slap while left slaps their kidney
        • Weaving Vine PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Right Jab)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on right foot, left leading
          • Shift left, pin hand to chest with right from underneath while left does grind out as strike to ribs
          • Left lifts their arm over and back to maintain sensitivity and disrupt their balance
          • Drop to left knee with right groin shot and arm weave for takedown
          • Left hand uses their right arm to guide their fall
  • Section B
    • Elbow Set PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L
    • Striking Juru PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L
      • Applications
        • Texas Twister PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Left jab, Right cross)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on left foot, right leading
          • Shift-step right, right knuckle rap to parry jab
          • Left catches inside their right cross
          • Pivot with right elbow to solar plexus, pulling them off balance
          • East Texas Arm Yank
          • Outside shoulder lock & reverse putar kepala
        • S.T.A.G. PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Right lead on guard, don't wait for punch)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on right foot, left leading
          • Right backhand catches their right forearm
          • Right pulls them off balance
          • Left slaps back of head (Gall Bladder 20) and catches behind head to pull into right elbow
          • Right unfolds so the thumb presses into the front of the bulge of the jaw muscle between the gums (Small Intestine 18)
          • Right thumb presses in, up, over, down to execute reverse Putar Kepala
        • Wallet Check PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L (vs Right Jab)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on right foot, left leading
          • Get behind their punching hand with your left hand, pull down to sandwich their right arm between your left heavy hand and your right uppercut
          • Right hand locks their left
          • Strike the base of their occipital bone (Gall Bladder 20) with your left elbow
          • Unfold your left elbow so it turns their head, cut back to "check your wallet" and do Reverse Putar Kepala
          • Right overhand or hammer fist or slap to chest/neck to accelerate their fall
  • Section C
    • Walking Langkah PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L
    • Foundation Langkah - Basic Footwork PL15I3sAQokZaWJvg5BKQcJXBvWdwTdi3L

Level 2

  • Section A
    • Controlling Opponent's Tools
      • Controlling Juru PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
        • Applications
          • Over the Cliff PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL (vs Left Jab)
            • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
            • Slap & Hit right
            • Overhook their left arm with your right to arm bar against the body
            • Left vertical elbow to side of head
            • Right hand grabs their left bicep as you putar kepala with left hand
          • The Clapper PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL (vs Left Jab, Right Cross, Left Hook)
            • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
            • Parry the left jab
            • Shift your weight to your left and brush block the right cross
            • Pass the hand from right to left (this is the "clap" motion)
            • Turn so your right hand intercepts their incoming hook while your left hand strikes GB20
            • Secondary point throw from Pamacan
          • Spin the Donkey PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL (vs Left On Guard, don't wait for punch)
            • Pre-engagement: Weight on left, right lead
            • Shift weight toward lead leg
            • Slap guard down, right then left
            • Spin their axis
            • Choke
        • Correlation between cover & trapping flow
      • Trapping Flow
        • Forehand Hubad PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
        • Backhand Hubad PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
        • Straight Line Hubad PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
        • Slap Hands
          • Parries for straight line PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
          • All Right & All Left PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
  • Section B
    • Balance Disruption - Overview PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
      • Primary Points PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
        • Illustrate with reverse putar kepala Texas Twister
      • Secondary Points PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
        • Illustrate with the Clapper
      • Blended Points PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
        • "C" Throw (vs Right straight)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on left, right lead
          • Shift left with brush block
          • Shoot your right arm under their right arm
          • Step in and drive your right arm, and their structure, toward their secondary point
          • Draw a "C" with your right hand so it arcs around and back toward you
          • End at a blended point for the throw
  • Section C
    • Mass in Motion Juru PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
      • Applications
        • Dropping Anchor PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL (vs Right Jab)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
          • Shift left while parrying their punch with your left hand
          • As you drop into low horse stance, your right hand slaps their arm up & over your head
          • Left hand presses into inguinal crease as anchor
          • Biset luar with right uppercut as you stand
        • Tug of War PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL (vs Right lead on guard, don't wait for punch)
          • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
          • Shift left & fire right uppercut, sandwich their right forearm between your left hand & right forearm, your uppercut strikes their brachial nerve
          • Right hand suliwa to top of their arm while left hyperextends their arm
          • Sempok and pull them forward
          • Use your left to open their arm out as you pivot (siloh), your right hits their left clavicle (this is an upper body biset luar)
  • Section D
    • Leg Compressions PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
      • Wrap
      • Stomp
  • Section E
    • Foundation Langkah - Basic Hand Motions PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL
    • Intro to Applied Sweep & Foot Drag PL15I3sAQokZYWAevsy5uzkkFg2etg-kGL

Level 3

  • Shearing & Framing Juru PL15I3sAQokZbt0KpSkqack2vSC9n0gEx4
    • Applications
      • Close the Window (vs Right Cross, Left Jab) PL15I3sAQokZbt0KpSkqack2vSC9n0gEx4
        • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
        • Shift left, All right entry (framing)
        • Parry their left jab with your right hand
        • Catch their left wrist with your left hand and perform arm bar on their left arm
        • Right biset dalam
      • Engaging Cog (vs Right Jab) PL15I3sAQokZbt0KpSkqack2vSC9n0gEx4
        • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
        • Shift left, All right entry
        • Right thumb gouges eye as it passes, right hand ends on left side of opponent's face
        • Use left hand to rotate their axis and set/anchor their head
        • Right sapu luar
      • Kickstarter (vs Left Jab, Right Cross) PL15I3sAQokZbt0KpSkqack2vSC9n0gEx4
        • Pre-engagement: Weight on left, right lead
        • Shift right, right hand parry their left jab
        • Shift left, left hand parry their right cross
        • Open their arm and right vertical elbow to their right shoulder
        • Right hand grabs their tricep
        • Bent elbow lock on their right arm
        • Left knee to their right exposed shoulder joint (or face)
        • Kick left leg over to perform putar kepala with the leg
      • Cut and Run (vs Right Jab, Left Cross) PL15I3sAQokZbt0KpSkqack2vSC9n0gEx4
        • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
        • Shift left & gunting brachial nerve on their jabbing arm
        • Shift right and slip cross, reverse gunting through their left arm
        • Jam their left upper arm toward their jaw to disrupt balance
        • Swing their left arm down and to your right as you step in
        • Control their right arm as you step past their right leg with your right leg
        • Reverse Putar Kepala (with thumb down spine variation) and possibly biset luar
          • Explain this is a potential "running" come-along.
  • Trapping Flow
    • Elbow / Double Elbow PL15I3sAQokZbt0KpSkqack2vSC9n0gEx4
    • Uppercuts
    • Slap Hands
      • Single hand parries
      • Outside Alternations (Framing)
      • Shooting Punches
      • Single hand shooting punches
      • Ordabis
      • Siko-Ordabis
    • Low Line
      • Oblique Kick
      • Stomp
      • Tracking
  • Lock Flow #1 PL15I3sAQokZbt0KpSkqack2vSC9n0gEx4 (vs Right straight punch)
    • Shift left
    • Gunting
    • Eye jab with right hand
    • Hyperextend their elbow with a left elbow strike
    • Swing their arm down with left, keep left arm in a bong sao structure
    • Right elbow to their bicep
    • Right hand catches their tricep and pulls while left hand extends
      • Bent Elbow Lock
      • Wrist Lock
      • Reverse Wrist Lock
      • Reverse Goose Neck
      • Z Lock
  • Choke
    • Rear naked
    • Hand behind head
    • Hawaiian
    • Modified Hawaiian
    • Standing Darce
    • Professor C.

Level 4

  • Lower Body Sweeps
    • Level Change Juru PL15I3sAQokZaytK3ePNLN4vNhx0POgUhP
      • Tiger Drops Titan (vs Right Jab)
        • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
        • Shift left & enter with over the bridge
        • With left arm, carry their right arm down and back
        • Step right & drop to your left knee
        • Right elbow to inguinal crease to set
        • Left arm pulls their arm down as anchor
        • Right biset luar
      • Knee Knocker (vs Right Jab)
        • Pre-engagement: Weight on right, left lead
        • Drop into left lead horse
        • Right cross to liver
        • Right hand controls their right arm
        • Right oblique kick to right knee
        • Step in for sapu dalam
    • Sweeping Juru PL15I3sAQokZaytK3ePNLN4vNhx0POgUhP
      • Applications TBA
    • Foundation Langkah (With Jurus)
  • Mapping Langkah
    • At least 4 technical essences from
      • Each of the 6 positions
        • Standing
        • Kneeling
        • Lying
          • Harimau flow extrapolation
  • Flow
    • Lock Flow #2 PL15I3sAQokZaytK3ePNLN4vNhx0POgUhP (Enter against straight punch, vertical elbow fist destruction, reach through hyperextension, fold into lock)
      • Center Lock
      • F Lock
      • Goose Neck
      • Sail
      • Straight Arm Bar
    • Lock Flow #3 PL15I3sAQokZaytK3ePNLN4vNhx0POgUhP (Enter against straight punch, vertical gunting, punch face, fold around your punching arm for lock)
      • Figure Four
      • Inside Shoulder Lock
      • Outside Shoulder Lock
      • Prayer
      • Wrapping Shoulder Lock
    • Silat modes
      • Technical flow
      • Tracking flow
        • Lower body only
        • Upper and lower body
        • Harimau
      • Counter-for-counter flow
      • Float
      • Sparring
    • Application Line

Level 5

NOTE: Cacoy Doce Pares (CDP) angles are used throughout the weapons curriculum

  • Development of variations on technical essences
  • Lock Flow #4
    • Flows 1 - 3 on right and left
    • Flows 1 - 3 with right/left switching
    • Flows 1 - 3 in sequence
  • Combat Langkah Understanding
    • Man in the middle
    • Ranges
    • Push hands
  • Stick
    • Penki Penki, Open Chamber, 4 - 12
    • Angles 1 - 12
    • Basic Counters 1 - 12
    • Basic 4 Count Striking vs. 12 Angles
    • Snake Disarm vs 1 - 12
    • Thumb Base Disarm - High & Low - vs. 12
    • Dulog Sumbrada
    • Grouping System 1 (a, b, c)
    • Grouping System 2
  • Blade
    • Shield Drill
      • Basic
      • Strips at Corners and Sixes
    • Knife Defense against Angle 3 in Icepick Grip
      • Right In, Right Out, Left In, Left out
    • Basic Scoop Flow
    • Icepick Grip Knife Hubad
      • Angle 3
      • Angle 2
  • Sword/Stick & Knife
    • Krusada 5 & 8 Counts
    • Circling Drill Elements
      • 1
      • 2A
      • 2B
      • 3

Level 6

NOTE: Cacoy Doce Pares (CDP) angles are used throughout the weapons curriculum

  • Stick
    • Penki Penki, Under Chamber, 4 - 12
    • Vine Disarms vs 3 & 8
    • Leverage Disarms vs 3, 2
    • Basic Locks vs 1 - 12
    • Butting vs 1 - 12
    • Punyo Sumbrada
    • Punyo Hubad
    • Grouping Systems 3 & 4
    • Backhands @ Largo
    • Kilat vs 1-12
    • Meets @ Largo
    • Meets & Passes @ Medio
  • Blade
    • Shield Drill
      • Returns
    • Icepick Grip Blade Defense with Returns
    • Scoop Flow Variations
      • Angle 3
      • Cut-Pass on Opening
      • Cut at Position 3
    • Hammer Grip Hubad
      • Angle 12
  • Sword & Knife
    • Circling Drill Elements
      • 4
      • 5A
      • 5B

Level 7 - [Guru] Wakil

NOTE: Cacoy Doce Pares (CDP) angles are used throughout the weapons curriculum

  • Teaching
  • Stick

    • Penki Penki, Over Chamber, 4 - 12
    • Penki Penki, Closed Chamber, 4 - 12
    • Basic Takedowns vs 1 - 12
    • Grouping System 5
    • Harness Disarms vs 3, 2, 12
    • Quick Strips
    • Meets & Passes @ Medio w/ Half-Beat Hitting
    • Tres Teros
    • Break In-Break Out
    • Random Counters vs 1 - 12 Random Feed
    • Secondary Butting
  • Blade

    • Counter-for-Counter Drill (3-6-12 & 12-2-12)
    • Scoop Flow
      • Basic Disarms (1 - 4)
    • Meets & Passes
      • Basic
      • Half-Beat
      • Half-Beat Answer
    • Hubad
      • Variations
        • Cut & Run
        • Cut inside
        • Cut & Scoop
      • Pakal Disarms
        • Punyo Lever
        • Thumb Base
      • Sak Sak Disarms
        • Thumb Base
        • Half-Snake
    • Eclectic Drill
      • Basic
      • Counter Series
    • Sword & Knife
      • Lockup & Programming
  • Flexible Weapons
    • Hand trap to choke
    • Hand trap to armbar
    • Sleeve choke
    • Head turn to choke
    • Wrist lock
    • Compression
    • Arm lock