Grandmaster Daniel 'Danny' Guba started martial arts training in 1964. He originally trained in Doce Pares with Grand Master Cacoy Canete (Cacoy Doce Pares) and Grand Master Momoy Canete (San Miguel Eskrima) but since 1986 he has been training with Grand Master Dionisio Canete (Doce Pares International). Danny has been five times World Champion and is Ranked 10th Grade Black Belt in the Doce Pares Original Multi-style system.


Grandmaster Danny is the Chief Instructor and Founder of Guba Doce Pares, the style of Doce Pares Eskrima practiced at GFMA. Danny's style of Doce Pares combines the styles of all of his previous Instructors such as GM Cacoy Canete, GM Diony Canete and GM Momoy Canete along with Danny's own style. Danny has been based in London, England since the mid' 90's.


GM Guba`s full list of  Instructors:


Magdalino Nolasco


Ceriaco “Cacoy” Cañete


Filimon “Momoy” Cañete


Vicente “Inting” Carin


Bonifacio Dacalos “Loloy” Uy


Dionisio Aventorado “Diony” Cañete



Danny's long-term training partner is Master Percival “Val” Pableo (9th Grade Black belt) who is based at Doce Pares International HQ, Philippines.



S.G.M. Guba's Other Martial Arts qualifications:


6th Dan Shotokan Karate

Black belt in Judo

Supreme Grandmaster Danny Guba.

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