Cane (An Introduction)

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The Cane is often overlooked in martial arts training.  Frankly, it combines much of what you can find in the study of Nunchaku, with movement of the Jo, and the lightning strikes of Arnis.  Some have even convincinbly demonstrated a direct link between the Cane and Sword.  For an excellent demonstration of Cane flow, while executing complex technique in a combat form, click here .

Within Gun Fu, Cane is a complete subsystem, taking 1-2 years to learn. Typically, those who make the effort puzzle over how they overlooked this unique weapon in the first place.

The videos below will provide a solid introduction into the enormous potential of a unique, but often overlooked weapon.

These clips are for informational purposes only. Actual self defense should be practiced in a controlled environment emphasizing safety, and only under the direct supervision of a Black Belt instructor, and only after you have been cleared by your personal physician.  Clicking the topical heading below will take you to the respective viewing page.

Demonstrating Basics


Archie Talks Cane #1


Archie Talks Cane #2


Archie Talks Cane #3


If you’re interested in learning more of the cane, click one of the links below

Cane Essentials

Evolving a System

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