Master Bob Rivera developed his knife-fighting style over thirty years ago through combat, combined with his martial arts background. This method has been tested in tournaments hundreds of sparring matches and real-life knife fighting challenges. Master, Bob Rivera's Kali Knife-Fighting, teaches students to develop quick reflexes, lightning timing, fast, explosive footwork, and evading skills. In this video, Master Bob Rivera shows single and double-edged weapons through the eyes of a GO-Pro. Master Bob's "Kali Knife Defense" is an equalizer if an attacker is significantly larger than you.
Master Bob Rivera has demonstrated at the Taj Mahal; Police stations, schools, colleges, television and radio shows, parks, beaches, martial arts schools all over the East Coast. The demonstrations were to show the art of Kali using various weapons. The stick-fighting matches were real and not choreographed. At that time, we had no armor, and the only thing that kept us from getting hit was our skill and heart.
Master Bob Rivera, also known as Master Bob, is well versed in Martial Arts, self-defense, survival, common sense self-defense, edged weapons, tactical, fitness, and fight choreography for films. Master Bob Rivera has forty years of teaching experience. He has dedicated his life to ensuring that his students have the right tools to survive in today's society and perform with authenticity behind a screen. For information on training, you can fill out this form: https://amaa.us/request-form
Master Bob Rivera has also dedicated his life to the film world and studied every fight sequence by watching the masters perform their fight scenes in hundreds of movies. Master Bob has been hired by directors, producers, and film companies to train their cast members to look authentic.
Master Bob developed a program called F.C.S., which stands for; "Fight Choreography Science," which teaches cast members methodically in a dance-like movement to prevent injury.