The Global FMA Fellowship of Grandmasters and Legends occurred Sept. 1-3, 2016 in Mesa, Arizona. GM Sam Buot and students did such a great job of pulling together this momentous event, featuring the core Balintawak GMs (Sam Buot, Bobby Taboada, Nene Gabz, Bobby Tabimina, Ver Villasin, Hilmar Siebert, David Hatch), and other GMs including Mark Wiley, Michael Giron, Dan Medina, Ron Balicki, Diana Inosanto, Tim Hartman, Richard Parsons, Harley Elmore, Oliver Reitz, Wesley Crisostomo, and more. About 100 students studied details of many FMA styles, including: Balintawak, Kalis Ilustrisimo, Serrada Escrima, Derobio Escrima, Giron Eskrima, JKD/Kali, Sayoc Kali, Pinakatay Eskrima, Modern Arnis, and Integrated Eskrima.