5th East Coast FMA Gathering This is an informal gathering of Kali Eskrima Arnis practitioners in Manhattan, to help build comraderie in the local FMA community and increase general awareness and appreciation of other FMA styles/systems. No fighting or Politics. The gathering will be held at Fighthouse, a martial arts studio located near MSG/Penn Station Fighthouse DATE: Saturday, August 15th TIME: 12AM-7PM LOCATION: Fighthouse 122 West 27th St. (2nd Flr.) Manhattan COST: $10 entrance fee to cover cost of hourly rental. Click here to join our meetup group FMA Gathering - Kali Escrima Arnis (New York, NY) - Meetup.com There will be 6 1/2 hrs of instruction from different styles. The following is a list of confirmed instructors that will be teaching at the Gathering (listed in alphabetic order according to style/system represented). Updates will be posted as we receive more confirmations; Amara Arkanis - Mataw Guro Lou Lledo Balintawak - Master Zack Taco Doce Pares Kuntaw Kali Kruzada - Maestro Rico Acosta Modern Arnis Pananandata - Master Spencer Gee Pananandata - Guro Rob Mulligan Pekiti Tirsia Intl. Ultimate Eskrima (Decuerdas) Mataw Guro Lou Lledo, the founder of Amara Arkanis hosted the first three East Coast FMA Gatherings in New Jersey. Regular gatherings will be scheduled in different venues and locations on the East Coast. Instructors and practitioners from all styles are welcome. All FMA gatherings are non-profit events. The entrance fees will go towards the cost of rental space and misc. expenses.