of Tuhon is one not to be taken lightly. It is a burden more than a rank or privilege. It is a lifetime devotion to the art
and the principles upon which it was founded. The future of the art rests upon his shoulders. He must carry forth the knowledge,
history, and culture of the warriors that have come before. Under his guidance the art must grow and flourish. He must be
in equal parts a warrior, a scholar, and a politician. He must be the figurehead the World sees, and the standard by which
it judges the FCS family.
instructor hopes for a student that can surpass him, each Tuhon must be able to surpass his predecessor.
Unquestioned loyalty to the FCS Family.
to the history and evolution of the Filipino Arts in a positive way. The Tuhon of each generation must leave his mark on history
for all time.
level of proficiency in a minimum of six other Martial Arts.
knowledge in the following disciplines of FCS:
Mano-Mano / Panantukan / Silat
Sikaran / Sipa / Lakad / Luhod / Higa
Dumog / Standup / Ground
Punyo mano / The Nine Elements
Stick Grappling / Standup / Ground
Espada y Daga
Blade Design / Geometry / Configuration
Tabak-Toyok / Nunchaku
Sarong / Malong
Latiko / Whip
Templates / Concepts / Theory
Filipino Martial Arts Terminology
Filipino Language / Fluent
Firearms / Tactical / Long Range /
Philisophy / Personal Development
Business / Marketing