Modern Arnis Mano Mano
Modern Arnis Mano-Mano Filipino Martial Arts School is duly recognized and registered by the Philippine Government under by the Security Exchange Commission and the Department of Trade and Industry with Registry Number 00156129.
The MAMFMA was first registered July 21, 1995, second registration year 2000 and third registration was 2005. The logo name of Modern Arnis Mano-Mano Filipino Martial Arts was copyrighted at the National Library, Manila on October 6, 1995 with Copyright registry no. O 95-1006 by Punong Lakan Garitony C. Nicolas which he called ARnis NIcolas System (ARNIS). The Arnis Nicolas System promotes the classical, traditional and modern approach of teaching the principles and philosophy of the art of stick fighting – Arnis.
The MAMFMA today boasts of 1000 members; it continues to grow in influence within both Filipino and World martial arts circles as a truly progressive example of a proud traditional art, delivered and enhanced through moral philosophical thought and modern teaching techniques.
Punong Lakan Nicolas garnered different awards during the past 15-years of leading his own martial arts organization.