Inosanto Blend of Kali, Eskrima and Arnis
Largo Mano Contradas

Largo Mano Contradas train the basics of the "long range game" as well as developing your stick combinations (offensively and defensively).
   La Contra
"Meet the force"; to destroy any strike with an opposing strike i.e. forehand vs forehand or backhand vs backhand.
La Contra y Wetik
Meet the force followed by a forehand or backhand wetik.
La Contra y Redondo
(power slash)
Meet the force followed by a forehand or backhand redondo.
La Contra y Ikis (downward-X)
Meet the force followed by:
a backhand diagonal slash and

a forehand diagonal slash or

a forehand diagonal slash and

a backhand diagonal slash.
La Contra y Kilat
("Lightning Blow")
Meet the force followed by:
a backhand wetik, a backhand diagonal slash and a forehand diagonal slash or

a forehand diagonal slash, a backhand wetik and a backhand diagonal slash.
La Contra y Crossada
(full cross)
Meet the force followed by:
a vertical backhand redondo, a backhand horizontal slash, a forehand horizontal slash and another vertical backhand redondo or a vertical forehand redondo, a forehand horizontal slash, a backhand horizontal slash and another vertical forehand redondo.
La Contra y Kawayan
(double - x)
Meet the force followed by:
a backhand horizontal slash, a forehand horizontal slash and a vertical backhand redondo or a forehand horizontal slash, a vertical backhand redondo and a backhand horizontal slash.
La Contra y Ikis y Redondo
Meet the force followed by:
a backhand vertical redondo, a backhand diagonal slash and a forehand diagonal slash or a forehand diagonal slash, a backhand vertical redondo and a backhand diagonal slash.
La Seguida
"Follow the force"; to destroy any strike with a complemetary strike i.e. forehand vs backhand or backhand vs forehand.
La Seguida y Wetik Follow the force followed by a forehand or backhand wetik.
La Seguida y Redondo
(power slash)
Follow the force followed by a forehand or backhand redondo.
La Seguida y Ikis (downward-X) Follow the force followed by:
a backhand diagonal slash and

a forehand diagonal slash or

a forehand diagonal slash and

a backhand diagonal slash.
La Seguida y Kilat
("Lightning Blow")
Follow the force followed by:
a backhand wetik, a backhand diagonal slash and a forehand diagonal slash or

a forehand diagonal slash, a backhand wetik and a backhand diagonal slash.
La Seguida y Crossada
(full cross)
Follow the force followed by:
a vertical backhand redondo, a backhand horizontal slash, a forehand horizontal slash and another vertical backhand redondo or a vertical forehand redondo, a forehand horizontal slash, a backhand horizontal slash and another vertical forehand redondo.
La Seguida y Kawayan
(double - x)
Follow the force followed by:
a backhand horizontal slash, a forehand horizontal slash and a vertical backhand redondo or a forehand horizontal slash, a vertical backhand redondo and a backhand horizontal slash.
La Seguida y Ikis y Redondo Follow the force followed by:
a backhand vertical redondo, a backhand diagonal slash and a forehand diagonal slash or a forehand diagonal slash, a backhand vertical redondo and a backhand diagonal slash.
 Ordabis
Using the backhand wetik to defend against any incoming strike.
Ordabis y Wetik
Using a backhand wetik followed by another backhand wetik.
Ordabis y Redondo
(power slash)
Using a backhand wetik followed by a backhand redondo.
Ordabis y Ikis (downward-X)
Using a backhand wetik followed by a backhand diagonal slash and a forehand diagonal slash.
Ordabis y Kilat
("Lightning Blow")
Using a backhand wetik followed by a wetik, a backhand slash and a forehand slash.
Ordabis y Full Crossada
(full cross)
Using a backhand wetik followed by a vertical backhand redondo, a backhand horizontal slash, a forehand horizontal slash and another vertical backhand redondo.
Ordabis y Kawayan
(double - x)
Using a backhand wetik followed by a backhand horizontal slash, a forehand horizontal slash and a vertical backhand redondo.
Ordabis y Ikis y Redondo Using a backhand wetik followed by a backhand vertical redondo, a backhand diagonal slash and a forehand diagonal slash.

 


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