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Interview with Brendan Goh – How to prepare for your Wushu Competition

October 25, 2011

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How to Prepare for your Wushu Competition Interview

This week, SingaporeWushu.com would like to present you a series of interviews with the following topic: How to prepare for your Wushu Competition  The interview is aimed at helping budding Wushu practitioners for their upcoming IVP competition through sharing tips and advises as to how you can prepare and train for your event. We aim [...]

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Interview with Chuah Sun Soon – Ordinary Boy, Extraordinary Journey

October 23, 2011

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Interview with Chuah Sun Soon

This week, SingaporeWushu.com would like to present you a series of interviews with the following topic: How to prepare for your Wushu Competition The interview is aimed at helping budding Wushu practitioners for their upcoming IVP competition through sharing tips and advises as to how you can prepare and train for your event. We aim [...]

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Interview with Lim Yu Han – Experience of my first Wushu competition

October 20, 2011

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Interview with Lim Yu Han - Experience of my first Wushu competition

This week, SingaporeWushu.com would like to present you a series of interviews with the following topic: How to prepare for your Wushu Competition  The interview is aimed at helping budding Wushu practitioners for their upcoming IVP competition through sharing tips and advises as to how you can prepare and train for your event. We aim [...]

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Jeet Kune Do

October 9, 2011

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Jeet Kune Do

What is Jeet Kune Do? Simply put, it is a martial art form with no form. Bruce Lee, the founder of Jeet Kune Do, gives the best description of this form of martial art, “Jeet Kune Do is not an organized institution that one can be a member of. Either you understand or you don’t, [...]

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Mantis Kung Fu

October 6, 2011

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The Mantis style of Chinese Martial Arts is widely categorised into two distinct styles. The Northern and Southern styles. Despite sharing a similar name, the two styles have little in common. The footwork, hand techniques and even the origins of the Mantis Kung Fu styles are vastly dissimilar.       The Northern Mantis Kung [...]

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How to find suitable Wushu Shoes

September 29, 2011

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Fei Yue Wushu Shoes

Just signed up for your first Wushu training and advised against wearing your sport shoes? Your coach is right in saying that! Running and Wushu are two fundamentally different sports and all that you need in a pair of running shoes; you won’t want to find them in your Wushu Shoes! Thin Shoe Base and [...]

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The 4 Main Chinese Martial Arts Weapons in Singapore

September 25, 2011

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Chinese Martial Arts weapons are often used as an extension of a practitioner’s physical limitations. Weapons are used to cover more ‘attack distance’ and increase ‘attack damage’. In general, the longer the Chinese Martial Arts weapons, the more the attack distance but the harder it is to control it. The heavier the weapon, the ‘attack [...]

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Ancient Chinese Martial Arts

September 23, 2011

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Ancient Chinese Martial Arts

  Based on legend, the beginnings of ancient Chinese Martial Arts began in the semi-mythical Xia Dynasty between 2194BC to 1600BC where the realm of ancient Chinese Martial Arts is often depicted as legendary and mystical. Ancient Chinese Martial Arts – Novel Writers Ancient Chinese Martial Arts and the lives of ancient Chinese Martial Artists [...]

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The 3 Basic Wushu Kicks and Their Practical Uses

September 15, 2011

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The 3 Basic Wushu Kicks and Their Practical Uses

A kick is a form of attack involving the use of the foot and leg. Across different martial arts, many similarities can be drawn among their kicking techniques. In Taekwondo, its side kick is very similar to a Wushu Kick, Ce Chuai. The kicking motion and leg techniques are almost the same with the only [...]

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Types of Chinese Martial Arts

September 12, 2011

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Types of Chinese Martial Arts

 Types of Chinese Martial Arts There are hundreds of different types of Chinese Martial Arts, evolved from different eras in the history of Chinese martial arts, with different ideologies and for different purposes.  Here, we will briefly look into some of the more popular types of Chinese Martial Arts, known to us and what their [...]

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