Jeff Imada, one of the most respected balisong practitioners in the world, presents the definitive work on the balisong knife. Everything you always wanted to. Balisong Manual has 5 ratings and 0 reviews. Jeff Imada, one of the most respected balisong practitioners in the world, presents the definitive work on t. Jeff Imada is an American martial artist, Hollywood stunt and fight He has authored two books on the history and use of the Balisong knife.

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We would focus on this stuff in the Jeet Kune Do class. Richard Adduci rated it it was amazing Nov 02, To see what your friends thought of this balisnog, please sign up.

Anastasia Ruban marked it as to-read Oct 02, The book, as a medium, is obsolete. George Ledyard Sensei has been practicing aikido for over 40 years and holds the rank of 7th dan under Mitsugi Saotome Sensei as well as shodan in Daito Ryu Aiki-jujutsu.

Edmon Mancao rated it it was amazing Dec 04, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Learn more about Amazon Prime. I’ll never forget the rush of excitement I felt seeing that quick balissong. Imada seems to be heavily advertising for Pacific Cutlery–now known as Benchmade. I wore thinner protective gear, because I was smaller and wanted to be able to move.


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It was really quite appreciated and quite a special time then. Fred Perrin France French knife-maker who wrote the first articles about balisong in the specialized French press. Imadaa and try again. Patrick Yeo added it Sep 02, It was certainly a different way of learning. Current Status of Aikido Journal website December 9, Anthony added it Dec 24, Ezequiel Ruiz marked it as to-read Mar 22, The Balisong takes longer to employ than a standard clip-it, all training being equal.

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Someone dared me to play with a balisong – and gawked when I easily manipulated the BM48 I eventually bought and still have and love. To see what your friends thought of jwff book, please sign up.

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Soon enough, the school became a sort of melting pot through its exposure to different people. Great history and great moves to learn. John Blue rated it liked it Jul 11, Balising the mission has expanded to sharing my obsession, and inspiring others through my website BalisongXtreme. Now Jody Samson works for the movie industry, in Los Angeles, and creates swords and knives of a very particular style.


He was 17 years old when he started teaching aikido by opening five dojos in several cities in France.

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Lists with This Book. A couple of years later, Consequently, there were a lot of different martial artists from different styles that would come and visit. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Published December 3rd by Unique Publications first published December 1st Follow Us facebook vimeo youtube instagram. Tom added it Nov 06, There are hundreds of variations of clip-it knives that can easily be opened with one hand.

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