The Effect


The 45 Second 1008 Sling

SHARE CULTURE: The 45 Second 1008Sling In order to share the art of slinging, Guam slingers figured that slings need to be more accessible to the public. A properly made sling is more than worth the money, but for those who might not have 50-100 dollars ready at hand, we developed the creation of a 45 second sling. Inexpensive. Fast. Reliable. Most... [Read more of this review]

SHARE CULTURE! Fun Slinging

SHARE CULTURE After more than 30 years of practice, To motivate and maintain interest in the art of slinging, Alex Aardvark (head administrator of www.slinging.org) deduced that 1. Slinging would be more attractive if it was playfully combative And 2. To keep practices safe and interesting, the threat of misfired ammunition needed to be toned down. As... [Read more of this review]

ONRA International Sling tournament in Mallorca via flying proa in Ireland

Hafa Adai. It’s been about 5years since the last entry of Onra was published; and it’s great to see a lot has happened since then. Throughout the failing attempt the last few years of trying to get back to training Jiujitsu, picking up the local martial art of Stone Slinging has, in effect, led to a potentially bright adventure. I had a good conversation... [Read more of this review]

2017 International Slinging Competition Spain. PHOTO GALLERY!

2017 International Slinging Competition Spain. PHOTO GALLERY!                                                                                                      Read More →

Slingers from Guam Arrive in Spain For 2017 International Competition UPDATE!

Slingers from Guam in Spain UPDATE! The F Word: FONER Mallorceans are known throughout history for their armies of thousands of slingers. They were so proficient that they were highly sought after as soldiers for war. Guam has the only national flag pf the world featuring a sling-stone. #onra #fokai #shareculture Update w/ Roman DLC. Currently in Spain... [Read more of this review]

Guelo! FOKAI IRELAND!

                  Guelu putting the final touches (at Fokai Ireland’s Grasshopper Lounge), on his model Proa hours before Fokai Amphibious Division, TASA, and The Guam Waterman Club’s ‘ presentation of The Flying Proa to Ireland Seafarers this evening at The Oar in Crosshaven Ireland  Read More →

FOKAI PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

FOKAI PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Like many other clothing companies, we started out with just printing on wholesale blank items. Almost 20years later and now product starts from a roll of fabric, washed cut and shaped from in-house templates, printed, stitched, packaged, then sent to the shelves of our flagship stores. Though this takes a lot more time and... [Read more of this review]

From POSTGUAM: Guamanians to compete in Spanish sling-stone competition

From POSTGUAM: Guamanians to compete in Spanish sling-stone competition Article by Matt Weiss of The Post Guam In March, a small three-man Guamanian contingent will be headed to Mallorca, Spain, to compete in an international sling-stone competition called the IV Encuentro Internacional Dia de les Illes Balears 2017. More than 20 nations from around... [Read more of this review]

Four men and three Guam Fire department personnel were recognized for their heroism during a ceremony at Adelup on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017.

                    Four men and three Guam Fire department personnel were recognized for their heroism during a ceremony at Adelup on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017.  Fokai Team Rider Ken Concepcion used what he learned from training with safety agencies in real life as he and others helped save paddlers... [Read more of this review]

SUPPORT OUR TROOPS

SUPPORT OUR TROOPS                   Preparing Americans to Serve in the Military, Special Ops, Police, & Fire Fighting Stew Smith is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, a former Navy SEAL Lieutenant, and author of several fitness and self defense books such asThe Complete Guide to Navy SEAL Fitness, Maximum... [Read more of this review]

The Most Anticipated UFC Matchups of 2017

The Most Anticipated UFC Matchups of 2017 Unlike boxing and other combat sports, mixed martial arts has a large built-in fan base that will regularly watch most of the big events. The combination of the dedicated fans and the intense training schedule for the fighters often leads to fights getting announced only a few months before they set to take... [Read more of this review]

Shaolin vs Terere – Polaris 4 – Free & Full Fight

Shaolin vs Terere – Polaris 4 – Free & Full Fight      Read More →

Origin Of Slinging And How The Ancient Chamorro People Used It

Origin Of Slinging And How The Ancient Chamorro People Used It How to use a sling // fokai // acho atupak The sling was one of the first projectile weapons, creatively developed as early as 10,000 B.C. Slingers played a significant role in the Greek, Persian, Roman, and several Mesopotamian armies, and were also considered to be equal to or more better... [Read more of this review]

R.I.P.PER Guam surfing today mourns the lost of one of its greatest surfing talents ever. BRIAN “The Ripper” Cruz

R.I.P.PER Guam surfing today mourns the lost of one of its greatest surfing talents ever. BRIAN “The Ripper” Cruz     Small Body BIG Charger. Can remember Brian having an argument with another Guam bodyborder in the parking lot and he was at tears talking about why he charged so hard and why he put things on the line–because... [Read more of this review]

BIBA MICRONESIA | Ben “Guelu” Rosario of Rota and Selap Tony Piaulig Satwal

BIBA MICRONESIA Ben “Guelu” Rosario of Rota and Selap Tony Piaulig Satwal. Guelu has been manifesting and cultivating the Chamorro Culture in the Marianas for decades and is most recent with his leading role in the Linala Cultural Village at Gokna in Guam. Selap, son of the Great Navigator Mau Piaulig,, (and an affirmed Pwo and accomplished... [Read more of this review]