01
Oct
2018

Fundamentals of Wing Chun fighting : the distance

Distance notion in martial arts is very important. It is mandatory to keep a correct distance that will allow evaluating the situation, protect yourself and counter-attack. This distance notion varies from a martial art to another: distance in wrestling is different from distance in boxing or Aikido...

24
Sep
2018

The Taoist Way of Wing Chun

Since Bruce Lee and Ip Man’s lineage popularization, Wing Chun is very well known for its so called martial external side. But what about the internal side ? It is Mao’s cultural revolution that is responsible for all styles exhaution and in our case of the internal side of Wing Chun. Du...

11
Sep
2018

Fight is not a movie

I write this article following a discussion started on the forum as it seems important to me to develop the idea. Sebastien’s question was based on a video where we see two traditional styles practitioners fight in a ring and despite several long minutes of fight, the two protagonists do not use the...

07
Sep
2018

WING CHUN – Use it or lose it

During my years of practice in Hong Kong, certain phrases came all the time, with the purpose to open my mind and improve my practice. Here are two of them that can be useful to your practice. Use it or lose it This English expression is frequently used in Hong Kong trainings. The idea is that every...

07
Sep
2018

MAKE YOUR OWN WING CHUN MOVIE

Most of martial arts practioners spend almost all of their training time to improve their physical condition, their technical skills and try to spend a lot of time in the boxing ring or performing Chi Sao, because they think quite rightly this is the only way they will improve their performances. Ho...

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