Fighting Monkey Rootlessroot™
Fighting Monkey is an applied practice
for human development through movement.
Fighting Monkey practice treats each and every person
as a unique universe interconnected with the environment
and within its own structure.
The fundamental areas of FM practice concern:
- The development of Elastic Body with Plastic Brain through unorthodox games that aim to provoke creativity and ingenuity.
- The development of Coordination and Rythm in the whole body and their crucial role both in the small (cellular level) and in the big scale (relations, habits and goals) of the human life.
- The process of ageing and the ways we can preserve the health of our joints and of the whole musculoskeletal system so that we enhance and sustain our mobility through time
- The development of communication within ourselves as well as with our social and physical environment with aim to refine our learning strategies and to create stories which will inspire and feed our vigor for life
Move from possible to impossible
nourishing youth and vigor for life.
We give you space to play, out of which
you can break and re-invent the world
and discover the unseen mystery of the universe which is infinitely greater
than the visible one.
To live a life worth living
Fighting Monkey Rootlessroot™ is the exclusive trademark, service mark and intellectual property of the company Liartem s.r.o. Federal trademark registration with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is currently pending. All rights reserved.
MONSTERS / Founders:
Jozef & Linda
We don’t tell you anything about them, unless you meet them in person, but in short...
Linda Kapetanea and Jozef Frucek are the founders of Fighting Monkey Practice. They are both professionally involved in art, athletics and movement research. Since 2002 Linda and Jozef have been developing the Fighting Monkey Practice through a deep study on cross motion analysis and with aim to understand the principles of the human movement, communication and the ageing process.
Linda has a professional Gymnastics and Contemporary Dance background and has been invited to join most of the dance institutions across Europe and North America. She is the Artistic Director of Kalamata Dance Festival.
Jozef has been studying under the guidance of Master Ming Wong C.Y., also a doctor of Chinese Medicine, the internal principles of movement and their relation to health and ageing. Jozef got his ArtD degree on Voice and Movement in 2002 under the supervision of Ludmila Machatsova, who is considered as one of the most influential communication trainers.
VISUAL ART DIRECTOR
Mike Rafail is a photographer, film-maker & graphic designer.
In 2011 met with Linda & Jozef and he is the main visual designer
of Rootlessroot/Fighting Monkey in every field about RR/FM visual identity & communication.