ICMA Academy

The International Combative Martial Arts Academy continues its mission of producing top level martial artists, and many who have won State, National and World Titles in arts as diverse as Karate, Kickboxing, Jujitsu, Grappling, Eskrima and Boxing.

The philosophy of the is to keep an open mind towards learning any fighting skill that will work the most effectively in a real fight situation.

While honouring tradition and respect to all martial arts, it always keeps its eyes firmly on the street application of all its techniques.

Techniques that will not help its students in a real fight, are discarded. But ICMA Academy's main goal and reason for existence is not just to turn out champions of the martial arts and the tournament ring, but also champions of the heart as well.



Cacoy Doce Pares Eskrima is a Filipino Martial Art System that concentrates heavily on close-quarter fighting developed by the Legendary, Supreme Grandmaster Ciriaco Cacoy Cañete of the Philippines.

Doce Pares AustraliaThe ICMA Academy has always been active in International Eskrima / Arnis Competitions as well, and has produced many World Champions.

Cacoy Doce Pares Eskrima Classes are done during evenings of Tuesday and Thursday, with sparring sessions every Saturday.

Arjukanpo Karate is GMV's own formulated syntheseis of Karate, which incorporates techniques from other Martial Art styles such as Aiki-Jujutsu, Shotokan Karate, Tang Soo Do and Tae Kwon Do.

Karate School Australia He has taught this Combative Martial Art System in several parts of the world already including, the Philippines, USA, Indonesia, Japan, New Zealand and Singapore.

Come and learn it straight from the source.

Karate Classes for Kids, Teens and Adults are available and are held thrice every week.

Fitness, Boxing and Kickboxing classes are available at the Academy. The training programs does not only condition your body and get you in great shape, but will develop and enhance your fighting skills as well.

Kickboxing AustraliaAs Pro Boxing / Toughman Champion, GMV will let you experience what Tough Training is all about.

Remember, In real fights, the only thing that should be expected is the worst.

Boxing workout and Kickboxing sessions are available from Monday to Friday, with weekly ring sparring every Saturday.

Pangamot is sometimes described as a "Filipino Jujitsu". It is a dynamic and effective "street-based" unarmed self-defense system, designed by the Legendary, Supreme Grandmaster Cacoy Cañete of the Philippines.

Jujitsu AustraliaFrom weapon-disarming to takedowns, from grappling to submission attack, SGM Cacoy's Pangamot has been considered as one of the most practical and most brutal unarmed defense system in the world.

GMV is one of the world's highest-ranked instructors in this system.

Pangamot Classes are held four times a week.


Please think about inviting the I.C.M.A. Academy Team to give a demonstration at your next event organised by your social club's committee, because this I.C.M.A. Team has done exhibitions for Sporting Clubs, Nite clubs, Tennis Championships, Basketball Finals, and also at the many Martial Art Tournaments held in South Australia.

The I.C.M.A. Stickfighting Team has been invited to many of Adelaide's great Entertainment Venues, Charity Events, and the Kickboxing/Boxing Fight Nites, so that the crowd can really enjoy viewing the exciting Filipino Full Contact Stickfighting as Demonstration bouts too.

Interested parties can contact by phone or by email. Kindly refer to our Contact Us Page for more details.