2011 Modern Arnis camp, part 2

2011 Modern Arnis camp, part 2

During his sessions at the New England Modern Arnis camp, Chris Martell taught a set of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu grappling skills that blended easily with the Modern Arnis curriculum.  Here he demonstrates an armlock with the help of Scott Hoffman.
2011 Modern Arnis Camp

2011 Modern Arnis Camp

In 2011, Chris Martell was invited to be one of the featured guest instructors at the New England Modern Arnis camp.  This was a tremendous honor, especially after having been a camp attendee for many years.  Pictured:  Master of Tapi-Tapi Brian Zawilinski, Datu Tim...
Parkour in Washington DC

Parkour in Washington DC

Here’s Jose working on a “cat hang” — it was one of many fundamental Parkour skills we learned in our day at Primal Fitness.  Although it was our first day there, they taught every participant to run at that box (measuring in at 6′ tall)...
Washington DC and Parkour with Primal Fitness

Washington DC and Parkour with Primal Fitness

In fall 2010, Jose, Zack, Chris, and Scott took a trip down to Washington DC to try a day of training with the nation’s most well-known parkour practitioners (properly called traceurs and traceuses).  They stopped for a quick photo opportunity along the...
MSDC takes on Warrior Dash

MSDC takes on Warrior Dash

In 2010, the Modern Self-Defense Center (and partner Crossfit Religion) decided to take on the Warrior Dash in Tuxedo Junction, New York.  Here we are at the finish line!  (And yes, Scott completed the entire course on crutches!)