The Tribe

Ascension Guidelines

Dog

  • All Dogs must be of good spirit and demonstrate fighting ability.
  • Ascension must be affirmed by Dog Brothers in attendance.

Candidate Dog Brother

  • Must exhibit growth and versatility in their fighting since becoming a “Dog”.
  • Must demonstrate restraint and humility.
  • Must be willing to takes tough fights.
  • Must exhibit the makings of a Dog Brother.
  • Ascension must be affirmed by Dog Brothers in attendance.

Dog Brother

  • Must show multidimensional fighting ability. Meaning, fighting single stick, double stick, knife, staff, fighting on the ground, fight standing, etc.
  • Must fight intelligently and with technique.
  • Ascension must be affirmed by Dog Brothers in attendance.

The Founders

From left to right:

  • Arlan “Salty Dog” Sanford
  • Eric “Top Dog” Knaus
  • Marc “Crafty Dog” Denny

Council of Elders

Original Dog Brothers

Dog Brothers

Candidate Dog Brothers

Dogs