In 2006 Tonny met and had the opportunity to train Arnis Eskrima at the Combined Martial Arts Academy (CMAA) with CMAA Senior Instructor Glen Gardiner. Tonny developed his FMA and open hand combative skills at the CMAA.
He successfully competed in the 2007 Cacoy Canete Doce Pares Worldwide Arnis Eskrima Championships, in Jakarta, Indonesia, winning 2 Gold medals, one in the men’s Single Stick Division and the other in the Double Stick Division for his age group. In 2008 he captained the Indonesian CMAA team in the New Zealand National Stick Fighting Tournament in Christchurch winning a bronze medal in the Men's Double Stick Division. In 2009 Tonny competed in Cebu, Philippines at the Cacoy Canete Doce pares World Wide Championship winning a Silver medal in the Men's Light Weight 40-50 years Double Stick Division.
Later in 2009 Tonny was promoted 1st Dan, Cacoy Canete Doce Pares World Wide.
In 2010 he started training classes in East Java promoting the CMAA, FMA and Military Unarmed Combat Combative training in Blitar and Malang.
Today Tonny continues his training with FMA 9th Dan and former Australian Army Unarmed Combat Instructor Glen Gardiner. He runs seminars and training programs for the Indonesian Police, Police Mobile Brigade (BRIMOB) and other civilian Martial Artists.