I was interested to see what this was, but now you can't link to kung fu sites.
Chow Gar was available in Belfast; not sure of current status
Check this nicely written, Chow Gar-focussed article out: -
Hi Kas, welcome to MAP. I don't know how you arrived at Chow Gar, but grats on doing what you can from video.
I think you asked a very good...
This beggar's hands position is, as already said, classic SPM. It's used before the target is in range. Beggar's hand is not a rule in SPM, it's...
There are three kinds of people: those that train mantis, those that have never trained mantis and those that found it too hard.
You should get a medal for putting up with 10 pages of crap.
And I'm back in the room. I googled cap and got my own thread. Doncha just hate that.
That was a fun clip of slappy sparring.
1. WC attacks and the SPM does a good lot of deflection with a head-strike
2. SPM uses beggar hands to...
A quote from a priest called Takuan relating to Myamoto Musashi's carving of a mean looking god, the Wrathful Messenger: -
If you combined t'ai chi's cloud hands with WC chi sao and Hakka seizing, you might end up with something like this. I clicked on this thread...
It'll come. Train it carefully whilst watching tv etc.
Load your bones with weight and tension and they'll respond with growth. Doing T'ai Chi is interesting because your body hangs off the minimum...
MMA talks like it is the new truth. which it ain't. kung fu for the win
He walked away. Result.
Jeez you guys, way to welcome the guy to MAP! You make it sound like WC is worse than no training at all. I used to think it was a weak style...
That baby was proof enough for me. I am born again. Russian, this time.
I do 30-45 minutes every morning (core activities plus others dictated by dice rolls). 2hrs-3.5hrs class per week but I skip those if work's been...
Next week, it'll be half as painful for half as long :)
You say "is" but you don't explain it. Try again, I'm fascinated!
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