Filipino Martial Arts

pananadata
martial arts
armed combat
"using a weapon"

eskrima
stick- and sword-fighting

balisong
folding pocket knife
"butterfly knife" or "Batangas knife"
mentioned and shown in the 2010 movie Kick-Ass

arnis
fighting with sticks

Laban!
Fight!
 

sandata
weapon

By virtue of Republic Act No. 9850, the national martial art and sport of the Philippines is Arnis. The said law was authored by Sen. Juan Miguel Zubiri and was signed by former president Gloria Macapagal Arroyo.