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Fa Jing  

By on Nov 17, 2018 in Blogs, Wing Chun Training | 0 comments

Fa Jing, or whipping power, is a difficult concept to attain. However, with regular practice and focus, a Wing Chun practitioner can start developing this skill early in their training, eventually allowing them to have the skill necessary to generate powerful Fa Jing attacks from different angles, using different techniques. The following are some pointers on how to start developing Fa Jing, which I still perform in order to continue to develop this whipping energy for myself (remember you can always become better at every concept and technique). To start developing Fa Jing, one must keep three concepts in mind while training:
1) Relaxation
2) Balance (root)
3) Intent

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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, Wing Chun Training | 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

  Kim Sifu 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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