June 28, 2017

The Filipino Whip

written By Tom Meadows

Foreword by Dan Inosanto
Paladin Press 2005

Author Tom Meadows takes us through the history, construction and use of the Filipino fighting whip in this unique work. Drawing from personal training as well as many outside sources, including famed practitioners such as Dan Inosanto, Cacoy Canete, Snookie Sanchez, Anthony DeLongis and others, Mr. Meadows has written a fine reference guide and training aid for the martial arts community. Included are many photos to go along with his personal expertise, as well as valuable experiences training with many of the whip masters and martial artists, including Eric Knauss and Marc Denny of the Dog Brothers, and Larry Hartsell.

Reviewed by C.P. Bergman