Dumog – Filipino Wrestling Martial Arts. Dumog is a Filipino style of stand-up wrestling. It also refers to the grappling techniques used by many. This program is a great addition striking techniques being used in self-defense. Mano-mano is an empty hands system taught in the Kombatan. Reviewed by Roberto Pedreira. Dumog is the “art of moving a body from point A to point B”, Paul Vunak explains. The techniques of Dumog are few, and simple.

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Some people will think this is a techniqies useless dmog. When these same techniques are used in a realistic street fight, other elements must be incorporated to produce maximum devastation. After you open the door with a lead hand, why waste the golden opportunity to throw another wimpy punch when you can drop a heavy cross on the man’s jaw?

Wrestlers use pull arm techniques as a matter of course, and judoka do too, although they grab cloth and use their legs for tripping at the same time. Since the Philippines was one of the major archipelagos of the Indonisus Continent that once belong to the Sri-Vijaya Empire and the Majapahit Empire, the presence of the technical elements related to the fighting texhniques were noticeable.

In effect, you are using your opponent’s energy to your advantage The biceps pull and biceps push are best dumot in cooperation with each other. It follows into the cultural practices of the early forefather based on the Philosophy of Kali, ” One must believe in life not death, One must believe in success not failure, One must believe in good health not sickness “.

Retrieved from ” https: Of course, you have to get the grips first. He is assuming that the man will attack with a jab. The arm techniques are not mysterious. The adversary is now set up for a knee spike to the right thigh.

Dumog Techniques As A Sport Dumog techniques are considered as a natural sport and a natural ground combat fighting art. The student who has developed the skill to know where the choke points are can easily fling a pound opponent around, despite a handicap that could approach pounds. The e lbow hardening This is a special training which is done only on the beach. Dumog Hardening Techniques The tempering process The hands are tempered by slapping the banana trees and for hardening the hands are smashed by slapping into the bark of a tree.


The techniques of Dumog are few, and simple, and they work. This is when you proceed to the devastating arts of head dumog. Dumoguero positioned their heads placed on each left shoulder. Dumog is a general term used to describe the Filipino art of wrestling and grappling. Immediately after the low tide, the Dumoguero goes into the shoreline and find a suitable place for him to practice. Actually, that can only happen if you don’t grab him back.

After the numbness is removed then the hands are wrapped with thick clothes for keeping the flesh and the nerves safe against water or air that may cause bad effect into the hand blade. The thrusting of the hand is continuous until the feeling of numbness is attained. The head controlling techniques can be found in traditional Jujitsu, Hapkido, Muay Thai and Silat, although there are variations in approach and grip. Dumog Also known as Filipino wrestling Focus Grappling Country of origin Philippines Olympic sport no Dumog is the Filipino style of wrestling while standing upright and refers to the grappling aspect of Filipino martial arts.

Since your hand is therefore on the outside otherwise you’d be the one with the hookyou can easily seize his right triceps with your left hand.

You wouldn’t risk much by trying. Dumog Techniques The Dumog techniques are similar to Menang kabaw.

Dumog – Wikipedia

Vu teaches this as a bonus. It consists of standup grappling and wrestling, utilizing off-balancing techniques, throws, and neck turning to force an opponent to the ground. So there’s nothing really revolutionary in Dumog. As a matter of fact, the word Kabaw is an Ilonggo term, meaning Carabao or in short Kabaw. Unlike wrist locks however, it is not difficult to grab the man’s head actually, the jaw is the best placeand you only need one hand to move his head.

Grappling in Eskrima – The Basic Principles of Dumog

Tribal groups such as the Ifugao, Samal, Igorot, Ibanag, Manobo, Dumagat, and Maranao are said to practice grappling arts known respectively as bultong, silaga, udmog, garong, buteng, purgos, and kapulubod; while ethnic groups such as the Tagalog, Ilokano, Cebuano, Bicolano, Pampanga, and Pangasinan, are said to practice grappling arts known as gabbo, layung, lampugan, pantok, balsakan and dumog. The Head Twist Another very simple technique used in Dumog is the head twist.


The Martial Arts Portal. There are two main forms of Dumog: Techniques techniqurs a variety of pushes, pulls, weight shifts and joint locks designed to “move” the opponent, often taking advantage of their weight and direction of force to throw them off balance. Here’s how, and more importantly, here’s when.

Dumig problem isn’t what you risk, but what you sacrifice, which in this case is the opportunity to use that right hand for more devastating purposes. Push the biceps directly into the ear and then walk or run forward.

Tai Chi uses push arm techniques they do workand so do some Brazilian Vale Tudo fighters. At this point both hands are dipped into the medicinal herbal pot for several hours. Now you simply turn into the angle described above, which is basically close to his back, and push.

According to him, you jerk the man’s face into your headbutt. This branch is from a tree that is considered as one of the families of the medicinal tree. Dumog Techniques As A Sport. The Biceps Push With both hands, one opponent grabs the other by the biceps, twisting in toward the front of the body. Using arm levels, pushing, pulling, and control of the head.

As the opponent regains balance, simply twist the head in the opposite direction and repeat the process.

Grappling in Eskrima – The Basic Principles of Dumog – FMA Pulse

Vu has techniqhes taken acting lessons and gotten his hair styled and seems to be going for the Tinseltown look. Dumog Tactics of Defense 1. It certainly demonstrates that these techniques can be devastating against food. Revised November 1,