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Bram Frank is an original student of Remy Presas and Modern Arnis. He is the founder of Common Sense Self Defense / Street Combat Inc. and an expert in every way the term is used in the martial arts. In this video he discusses how Modern Arnis is based on the Bolo, a blade, and not a stick. It is not a stick art and “you gotta know where the sharp is”. You can study online with one of the BEST knife experts around on Bram Frank Online. Visit Bram’s new website at CSSD-SC to purchase books, knives and more.

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