This Introduction is designed to answer the most commonly asked questions about our club. If you require further information them please contact our main instructor or administrator by phone or email.
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This club forms part of the Midlands Academy, this areas arm of the British Kung Fu Association.
Established in 1972, the BKFA is the largest Chinese Martial Arts organisation in the UK, chaired by Master Jeremy Yau.
The association teaches traditional Lau Gar Kung Fu as well as the modern competitive sport, Kickboxing.
The Chief Instructor of the club is Sifu Virk . He is currently a 5th Degree Black Sash.
He has been training in Lau Gar Kung Fu for 30 years and he continues to study, advancing his own personel knowledge under Master Jeremy Yau.
Master Yau is the Chief Instructor of the BKFA.
The club maintains a genuine historic link to the style’s foundation in South West China.
The classes offer traditional aspects of training and in addition to the natural qualities of the system, provide a complete individual syllabus to practical self defence coaching status as well as a Kickboxing syllabus to coaching status.
Training with us will help you with:
- Fitness and Strength
- Better health and flexibility
- Improved self-confidence and self-esteem
- Learn self defence techniques
- Training in traditional Chinese weaponry
Classical Weaponry is taught throughout the advanced stages of training.
Weapons taught include,
- Chinese Broad Sword
- Butterfly Knives
- Tiger Fork
Kickboxing training teaches many different punching and kicking techniques as well as sparring.
Lau Gar Kickboxing has produced many competition fighters and World Champions.
Anyone wishing to train in Kung Fu or Kickboxing is always welcome to come along to one of our classes.