10 Reasons Why Every Filipino Should Know Arnis

Arnis is a Filipino martial art that we should be proud of!
posted on: Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Lifestyle Geek

Arnis is martial art that is truly Filipino and why is it kick-ass? There are more than one reasons why!

1. Modern arnis was declared the national sport and martial art in the Philippines! And didn’t you say you’re a Filipino?

2. Rattan sticks or merely ordinary sticks can be used as weapons!

3. It’s a practical way of defending ourselves.

4. You can “defang the snake” or hit a person in the forearm or hand in actual combat!

5. If practiced religiously, it can give you a body that rocks!

6. It can get rid of body toxins!

7. If Marian Rivera is your sparring partner, I think you will never be absent on your arnis sessions.

8. Bruce Lee was a practitioner!

9. Even if used in a dance, it still looks kick-ass!

10. Angelina Jolie admits that it’s a great skill to have!


I think by now you know what I mean about kick-ass!