GM Mon Kiathson
Article of GM Mon Kiathson published in FMADigest Vol4 No5.

  Grandmaster Mon Kiathson with Senator Miguel Zubiri and Sr. Master Rodel Dagooc of Modern Arnis and other Grandmasters, Masters and students of Arnis in Manila, Philippines.
On December 11, 2009, President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo signed Republic Act 9850, or An Act Declaring Arnis as the National Martial Arts and Sports of the Philippines. Finally we have a National Sport and Martial Arts that we can identify with.
Grandmaster Mon Kiathson with Sr. Master Rodel Dagooc of Modern Arnis with the PNP-IAS NGO.
  Grandmaster Mon Kiathson and Choncie Reid during the latters promotion ceremony.  
Grandmaster Mon Kiathson earns a recognition award from PNP-IAS officials. Standing 5th from the right next to GM Kiathson is Atty. Alexis Canonizado former Inspector General, 3rd from the right is former Police Director Jaime Lagrio Tagaca now Deputy Inspector General, at the rightmost corner is Dr. Willard Navia Grageda Chief Administrative of Financial Management Division.
  GM Mon Kiathson with Choncie Reid.  
  GM Mon Kiathson with Rosser David.  
  GM Mon Kiathson with Edward Tanksley.  
  GM Mon Kiathson with Korean national Jess Park.  

Officers and members of ACKS and high ranking PNP IAS officers at the induction ceremony.


GM Mon Kiathson awarding certificate of appreciation to Inspector General, IAS Atty. Alexis C. Canonizado assisted by Carmelita Ang, Regional Director - ACKS.  

Belting ceremony at Paco Paco Park. (L-R) Danny Naoe, GM Mon Kiathson, Tolentino Diaz, Plady Bautista.
  GM Mon Kiathson at Paco Park.  

Plady Bautista receiving 1st Degree Black Belt certificate from GM Mon Kiathson.  
  Tolentino Diaz with GM Mon Kiathson at Paco Park.  
  GM Mon Kiathson and Tolentino Diaz at Paco Park.  
  GM Mon Kiathson (standing, middle) with Arnis students.  
  GM Mon Kiathson with lady students of ACKS.  
  Belting ceremony.  
  GM Mon Kiathson (standing 3rd from right) with students in Manila.  
  GM Mon Kiathson (standing 3rd from left) with former students of ACKS.  
  GM Mon Kiathson (standing 3rd from left) with students at ACKS Gym.