Wing Chun History
Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
Both western and eastern martial arts have great merit and training techniques. Easily improving discipline, fitness, and overall health; but there are some major differences.
Friday, March 17th, 2017
In this article we will review some similarities and differences between Wing Chun and Krav Maga.
Monday, March 6th, 2017
Wing Chun teaches only two weapons formally. The Long Pole and the Butterfly swords, both showcased in the Ip Man Series of movies, are powerful weapons that have very interesting pasts. While they are both very effective, neither of them were design originally to kill. This is due to their Shaolin roots. We will present […]
Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
Japanese Martial arts In our previous article, Martial Arts Philosophy-Chinese Versus Japanese Part 2, we covered the Chinese side. In this article we will go over Japanese martial arts. Japanese martial arts bases its principles heavily on certain beliefs—religious or not—depending on the style. Shintoism (an ethnic Japanese religion) is a strong fundamental in the […]
Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
When broken up, martial is referred to as “those inclined to war or fighting”. Art is referred to as “the expression or creative skill and imagination”. Thus, martial arts is to be translated as “the expression of creative fighting skills”. Some (possibly the majority) of the practices still firmly embrace this concept. However there are […]
Friday, February 17th, 2017
The Chinese Lion Dance is a celebratory dance usually enjoyed around Chinese New Year and other special occasions. Two dancers perform each lion, one as the head and fore-legs, and the other as the butt and hind-legs. The dancers both wear pants to match the lion’s fur, with one dancer under the oversized head, and […]
Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
Even though there are many distinctions that should be made with Ninja versus Chinese Assassins; there are still common thread to be found.
Tuesday, October 18th, 2016
Do Karate and Wing Chun Share Origins? I am here to argue that they do, and that origin can be found through the White Crane Kung Fu System.
Wednesday, October 12th, 2016
We’re frequently asked whether there is a difference between Ip Man kung fu and Sifu Och Wing Chun. The short answer is no. But your choice of Sifu matters.