Christchurch Earthquakes & New Zealand Cacoy Doce Pares Eskrima Club Belt Gradings 2011
Enough has been written about all of the devastating earthquakes that have taken our once beautiful city of Christchurch by surprise. And everyone has witnessed the incredible effects it has had on our city’s infrastructure, business, and families and on all of our friends as well.
These really terrible earthquakes, tremors, and nasty conditions have destroyed the buildings that used to house some truly fine martial art clubs in the city, including our wonderful martial arts school.
My occupation as a Detective in the Police Force of New Zealand has placed me in the privileged position of being a front line responder at the damaged sites in the city, immediately after each of the earthquakes…
By Master Leigh Jenkins of the New Zealand Cacoy Doce Pares Eskrima Club.