Hackensack, NJ, April 12, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- BayView Entertainment, America’s number one distributor of fitness, wellness, special interest, and self-defense DVDs has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with the world’s leading martial arts magazine magazine, Black Belt, which is dedicated to both the classical and the eclectic martial arts. BayView will serve as the exclusive distributor going forward for all of Black Belt Magazines DVDs, beginning in June 2008. BayView will release the Philippine Fighting Arts series, consisting of three DVDs by the acclaimed instructor Julius Melegrito, each covering different disciplines: Single Stick Tactics, Double Stick Tactics, and Knife Tactics. Priced at $29.99 each, this is the first time these DVDs have been made available to major retail outlets and at all major online retailers – including Amazon.com, Barnesandnoble.com, and BestBuy.com beginning on June 17, 2008.
DVD Title Information
Philippine Fighting Arts by Julius Melegrito: Volume 1 - Single-Stick Tactics and Applications; Running time: 90 minutes, $29.99 srp, street date: June 17, 2008
Philippine Fighting Arts by Julius Melegrito: Volume 2 - Double-Stick Tactics and Applications; Running time: 110 minutes, $29.99 srp, street date: June 17, 2008
Philippine Fighting Arts by Julius Melegrito: Volume 3 - Knife Tactics And Applications; Running time: 100 minutes, $29.99 srp, street date: June 17, 2008
The Philippine Fighting Arts DVD series presents in-depth theory and practical application of the Philippine arts of arnis, kali and escrima. This exciting new series from Master Julius Melegrito, founder of the Philippine Martial Arts Alliance, features topics such as proper holds, stick construction, striking patterns, applied footwork, blocking, counterstrikes, disarms, locking and choking, coordination drills, partner drills and sticks against empty hands. Each DVD features high-energy sequences which clearly correlate Philippine fighting techniques with real-world scenarios such as car-window attacks, ATM assaults, chokes from behind and more. Julius Melegrito is the founder of the Philippine Martial Arts Alliance and the Philippine Combatives System. This energetic communicator travels across the United States and internationally to Austria, Switzerland, Germany, Ireland, Australia, Japan and the Philippines teaching his dynamic array of self-defense programs to general populations as well as military and law-enforcement personnel. Julius has been recognized for his years of study and service by a variety of publications, organizations and halls of fame. He currently operates a chain of Martial Arts International schools in Bellevue and Omaha, Nebraska. Each DVD: $29.99 srp, street date: June 17, 2008
About Black Belt Magazine
Black Belt is the world’s leading martial arts magazine and is dedicated to both the classical and the eclectic martial arts. First published in 1961, Black Belt features interviews with the world’s most prestigious martial artists and historical pieces on the philosophies of various combat styles, as well as in-depth coverage of the latest techniques, weapons, self-defense systems, training regimens and industry trends. It also continues to publish instructional books and DVDs from a variety of disciplines, including jujutsu, mixed martial arts, reality-based self-defense, grappling, jeet kune do and more. For more on Black Belt and its line of books and DVDs, visit www.blackbeltmag.com
About Bayview Entertainment, LLC:
BayView Entertainment LLC is America’s number one distributor of fitness, wellness, self-defense, dance and other special-interest DVDs. Some of the diverse artists BayView represents include: Scott Cole, Judy Notte Howard, Cameron Shayne (Budokon), Phil Ross, Leisa Hart, Gilad, Patrick Goudeau, Amy Bento, Christi Taylor, Total Immersion Swimming, 8 Minute Abs, Joyce Vedral, Lynn Hahn, and Yoga Journal Magazine. BayView’s fitness DVDs include releases geared toward exercising the body and the mind. BayView Entertainment, LLC can be found online at www.bayviewentertainment.com or contact via e-mail at email@example.com .