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The Power of Shaolin Kung Fu: Harness the Speed and Devastating Force of Southern Shaolin Jow Ga Kung Fu

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From its early beginnings in the ancient Shaolin Buddhist monasteries of China to its depiction in scores of contemporary martial arts films, the classical style of Shaolin Kung Fu continues to reign supreme as the original and most important body of martial arts techniques in the world. This dynamic martial form is by far the most effective in terms of combining blinding speed with devastatingly powerful strikes.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;This book offers readers a comprehensive course in the fundamental movements that have been practiced and perfected by warrior monks for centuries. It includes 300 color photographs along with detailed textual instructions and training tips. The included DVD clearly demonstrates all of the movements covered in the book.

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Harness the speed and devastating striking force of Shaolin Jow Ga Kung Fu

Synopsis:

From its early beginnings in the ancient Shaolin Buddhist monasteries of China to its depiction in scores of contemporary martial arts films, the classical style of Shaolin Kung Fu continues to reign supreme as the original and most important body of martial arts techniques in the world. This dynamic martial form is by far the most effective in terms of combining blinding speed with devastatingly powerful strikes.

This book offers readers a comprehensive course in the fundamental movements that have been practiced and perfected by warrior monks for centuries. It includes 300 color photographs along with detailed textual instructions and training tips. The included DVD clearly demonstrates all of the movements covered in the book.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Ron Wheelerandlt;/bandgt; is a two time National Champion and three time Regional Champion in the United States of America Wu Shu/Kung Fu Federation sanctioned competitions. He is a former Male Competitor of the Year for the United States Chinese Kuoshu Federation and a former member of the United States Traditional Wu Shu Team. He is a faculty member of the Department of Exercise Science at George Washington University.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804841948
Author:
Wheeler, Ronald
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Subject:
Martial Arts & Self-Defense
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Martial Arts
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
shaolin boxing; martial arts; martial arts techniques; kung fu; Chinese martial arts
Edition Description:
Paperback with DVD
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20120131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
includes DVD; 300 color photos
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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Harness the speed and devastating striking force of Shaolin Jow Ga Kung Fu
"Synopsis" by , From its early beginnings in the ancient Shaolin Buddhist monasteries of China to its depiction in scores of contemporary martial arts films, the classical style of Shaolin Kung Fu continues to reign supreme as the original and most important body of martial arts techniques in the world. This dynamic martial form is by far the most effective in terms of combining blinding speed with devastatingly powerful strikes.

This book offers readers a comprehensive course in the fundamental movements that have been practiced and perfected by warrior monks for centuries. It includes 300 color photographs along with detailed textual instructions and training tips. The included DVD clearly demonstrates all of the movements covered in the book.

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