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Top 11 Ways to Pick an Excellent Wing Chun School

Top 11 Ways to Pick an Excellent Wing Chun School

By on May 27, 2015 in Blogs, Ip Man Kung Fu Blog | 0 comments

This should be a concern for anyone seeking a martial arts school, but I will keep the article Wing Chun specific.   The determining factors will, of course, vary somewhat from person to person depending on what each person is looking to get out of their training. I will, however, presume that if you are looking to study to Wing Chun that you want to learn how to...

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Donnie Yen’s ‘powerful’ Wing Chun leaves boxer Mike Tyson with FRACTURED FINGER

By on May 22, 2015 in Ip Man Kung Fu Blog |

We were all a little surprised when Mike Tyson was cast opposite Donnie Yen in the next Ip Man movie. Everyone I know is a bit curious to see how this will play out in real life and on the big screen…and our first bit of gossip about the interaction is actually not so surprising.

Finger injuries are among the most common in Wing Chun. Because our art involves manual dexterity, a nimbleness of our hands, we are more vulnerable to sprains and breaks to the digits. We even use our fingers to attack directly to the eyes or to add explosive power to pulling or slapping motions (lop sau or an exploitive pak sau).

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The Importance of Daily Practice

The Importance of Daily Practice

By on Feb 16, 2015 in Ip Man Kung Fu Blog | 0 comments

There is an old saying that Kung fu training is 10 percent learning and 90 percent practice. If our time spent learning from our instructors in class counts as that 10 percent learning, what of the other 90 percent? This of course comes in the form of our own personal training at home, without this training how can we hope to make the progress that will allow us to reach our goals?

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The Beauty and Building Blocks of Wing Chun

By on Apr 2, 2014 in Ip Man Kung Fu Blog | 0 comments

  Lo Si Kmmy here! The following article was posted with the permission of Sifu Angela  Minerva, who is the rightful author of the article.   There is great insight into the art here.   The article was originally posted on March 10, 2014 at 10:07 am.   I have embedded the post at the end of the article. You may contact her there or through her website...

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