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Chinese martial arts, often named under the umbrella terms kung...

wikipedia - 11 Nov 2016
Chinese martial arts, often named under the umbrella terms kung fu (/ˈkʊŋ ˈfuː/; Chinese: 功夫; pinyin: gōng fu; Cantonese Yale: gūng fū) and wushu (武术; wǔshù), are the several hundred fighting styles that have developed over the centuries in China. These fighting styles are often classified according to common traits, identified as "families" (家; jiā), "sects" (派; pài) or "schools" (門; mén) of martial arts. Examples of such traits include Shaolinquan (少林拳) physical exercises involving Five Animals (五形
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Learning the ancient art of lightsaber duelling - 22 Jun 2018
The other factor that inspired Judkin to start this class is his love of martial arts. As co-editor of the journal Martial Arts Studies and the co-author of The Creation of Wing Chun: A Social History of the Southern Chinese Martial Arts, his ...
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VIDEO | Chinese Festival is this weekend in Hockessin

WDEL 1150AM - 22 Jun 2018
The three-day event kicks off Friday, June 22, 2018, at the Chinese American Community Center in Hockessin, and it will feature authentic cuisine at the food court, Chinese performances, children's activities, folk dancing, calligraphy and martial arts ...
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Bi-montlhy martial arts meet-up in Clifton Park

The Saratogian - 17 Jun 2018
“I was participating in a sparring class on Monday nights at the Chinese Martial Arts Academy in Latham. I was able to go in there and test my Wing Chun skills against people of different styles, and I realized people that knew long-range kicks were ...
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DJI releases action-packed martial arts movie

DroneDJ - 05 Jun 2018
DJI released a short film, called: The Teacher. The film is almost 15 minutes long and it seems as if no expenses were spared in the making of this Chinese martial arts 'movie'. Presumingly, DJI products were used in the making of the video even though ...
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Chin Woo martial arts taught at South African schools

Shine News (press release) - 19 Jun 2018
Chin Woo martial arts, created by Chinese master Huo Yuanjia in the 1900s, will be taught at elementary and middle schools in South Africa from the end of the year. Martial arts masters with the Hongkou-based Shanghai Chin Woo Athletic Federation have ...
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Lee amazes with his skills at White Crane gathering

Wellington Times - 20 Jun 2018
Publisher, UK's Peter Love said “Having Ron as the Editor places Wellington well and truly on the world map and I hope the local community will support his efforts not only for the Magazine but for real non-commercial Martial Arts as a vehicle towards ...
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Tencent backs Zhang Yimou's martial arts film

The Straits Times - 18 Jun 2018
SHANGHAI • Chinese technology giant Tencent, which has hit the jackpot with video game Fortnite, is betting next on Zhang Yimou's martial arts flick Shadow. It will co-finance and help market the film, it said at its annual movie presentation in Shanghai.
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Tai Chi gets popular in fast-paced New York

Borneo Bulletin Online - 19 Jun 2018
NEW YORK (Xinhua) – Tai chi, an ancient Chinese martial art that is often referred to as “moving meditation,” is getting popular in fast-paced New York City and neighbouring areas. “More and more people have been joining, not only Chinese or Asians ...

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