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Day 269: Horseplay

Sunday, September 25, 2016

The hardest part about all this is occasionally letting them through and copping a full punch in the face.

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Gong Fu - What does it mean to me?

   This is my Dad’s old Hung Gar teacher, Y.C. Wong.

Gong Fu literally translates to « Skill acquired through effort. » 

Thinking about this, one has to appreciate Gong fu as a discipline and most certainly as an art form.

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Ben Judkins on Yip Man, Globalisation and the growth of Wing Chun Kung Fu

Video of Ben Judkin’s Keynote at the 2015 Martial Arts Studies conference. This is a great talk which all martial arts fans should enjoy.

Day 257: Post fight

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The thing they don’t tell you about sparring?

It’s not the scrapes or the bruising, the sore limbs or the occasional finger in the eye, nor even that glorious feeling of your groin guard catching a kick square-on (and realising that the family jewels are safe)… 20 mots de plus

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Modifying Wing Chun Training to Accommodate the Rest of Life

As anyone who has been reading this blog knows, I have been really pushing myself with my Wing Chun training. Every day, I aim to do my forms at least 10 times per day and 1000 punches per day. 261 mots de plus

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Mindful Wing Chun - Sept. 11, 2016

Hello, Friends.  It is a little grey, a little rainy, and only about 9 degrees today here on the prairies.  Kind of fitting for the occasion…15 years on.  845 mots de plus