Kalisadors Club | Novo Flow | Kali Newcastle
Kali Newcastle (The Kalisadors Club) is the place in Newcastle to study the Filipino Martial Art (FMA) of stick and blade self-defence known as Kali, Eskrima or Arnis. The Kali curriculum includes five sub-systems: (1) Largo Mano - long range 28" stick and sword; (2) Dos Manos - two handed long sword, staff, spear and nunchaku; (3) Corto Mano - close range 26" stick, machete, dagger, and palm stick; (4) Doble Cada - twin sticks, and sword & dagger; and (5) Mano Mano - hand-to-hand dirty boxing, kicking, and grappling. | Chief Instructor: Dr Robert Parkes
Mayfield West Public School
7 Gregson Avenue
Mayfield West, NSW-2304
Phone: 0402 432 917
Martial Art Styles
The following Martial Arts Styles are offered at Kalisadors Club | Novo Flow | Kali Newcastle:
Programs & Class Schedule
Our Kali program will introduce you to the fundamental technical and tactical principles of the Filipino martial art of the stick and blade, including its Largo Mano (or long range) and Corto Mano (Close Quarters) fighting styles. The minimum age for Kali classes is 13 years and over. It is possible to practice Kali well into your mature years. Beginners are welcome. Our classes are gender friendly.
Wednesdays 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturdays 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
After the technical aspects of our classes have concluded, students are encouraged to refine their Kali skills through free sparring, using padded sticks or latex swords, fencing masks, and gloves for your safety and comfort. This additional optional 30 minutes of the class (finishing at approximately 8:30 pm Wednesdays and 12:00 pm Saturdays) is focused on attribute development, tactical instruction, and lots of sparring and feedback.
Our Chief Instructor, Robert 'Espada' Parkes (BEd Hons, PhD), holds NCAS Level 1 Coaching Accreditation through Kung-Fu Wushu NSW Inc. a member organisation within the Martial Arts Industry Association (MAIA) | Pay Casually by the class, purchase a discounted 10 Class Pass, or a weekly Pay Pal Subscription | Cash, Credit Card, and Online Payment Available | Uniform is simple Black T-Shirt with embroidered logo, and black shorts, tights, or pants |
We are a proud member of the Novo Flow Newcastle Martial Arts, Movement and Music Community so there is also the opportunity to use your multi-class pass to cross train in the other arts offered by Novo Flow, including the Afro-Brazilian martial art of Capoeira.
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