Datu Hartman teaching in Barbados

Datu on Legends of FMA Tour

Datu making new friends in the Philippines

Datu Hartman with GM Tony Diego

Datu with movie star James Lew

Datu Tim HartmanPresident and Technical Director of World Modern Arnis Alliance, is one of the most sought after instructors of Filipino Martial Arts in the world. Hartman has conducted seminars in Canada, Germany, Sweden, Denmark, Poland, Barbados, Venezuela, Chile, Italy, the Philippines, the United Kingdom, as well as the United States. Hartman is one of six people in the world to hold the title of “Datu” or chieftain in Modern Arnis. His 6th degree Black belt was personally awarded to him by Grand Master Remy Amador Presas. Hartman’s current rank is Grand Master, awarded by Remy’s brother, Ernesto.

Does not play well with others

Does not play well with others

I recently was talking to Dan Anderson about why most of the Modern Arnis world wasn't getting along with each other. We went back and forth with different ideas. Shortly afterwards while Master Jeff Espinous was visiting my school in Buffalo, one of my long distance...

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Double Datu seminar in Germany October 24 & 25, 2015

Double Datu seminar in Germany October 24 & 25, 2015

As usual like most of my reviews, this one is long overdue.  Datu Dieter has already posted a very detailed technical review of the weekend, which can be found on his Face Book page. My review will have a little different twist and discuss the vibe. I was picked up at...

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