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.

11th Anniversary of Grand Master Promotion

11th Anniversary of Grand Master Promotion

It is funny and how quickly time flies. I looked at my calendar today and realize that 11 years ago today I was promoted to 9th degree grandmaster by the late great grandmaster Ernesto A Presas. It seemed like it was only yesterday when he and I were joking around at...

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2016 Florida State Winter Camp

2016 Florida State Winter Camp

This past weekend I taught at our organization's Florida state camp. This was the biggest Florida camp to date. There we're over 40 participants representing 5 schools throughout the weekend. During the camp we covered many things including sinawalis, disarming,...

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