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Escrima, also known as Kali or Arnis, is the national martial art of the Philippines. In traditional Escrima training and sparring, practitioners use handheld wooden sticks as their weapon of choice. The term “Escrima” is derived from the Spanish word for fencing, as stick fighting is a form of combat that shares some similarities with sword fighting.

Many Filipino techniques in Escrima focus on defending against and reacting to different angles of attack, rather than specific strikes. This makes it a highly strategic and adaptive martial art. Practitioners learn to use the Escrima stick for both offensive and defensive purposes, and the techniques can also be applied to other weapons or even empty-handed combat.

At Ben Sports, we offer a range of Escrima sticks and other training aids to help practitioners hone their skills in this dynamic and versatile martial art. Our selection is designed to cater to the needs of both beginners and experienced practitioners, with a range of options in terms of length, weight, and material. Browse our collection to find the right Escrima sticks for your training needs.