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Wing Chun Kung-Fu: A Complete Guide

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This martial arts manual is a comprehensive guide to the basic forms and principles of Wing Chun kung-fu. In over 300 black-and-white photographs, andlt;iandgt;Wing Chun Kung-Fu: A Complete Guideandlt;/iandgt; leads the reader step-by-step through the beginning forms of Wing Chun kung-fu, including Chi gerk, Chi sao and Wing Chun sticky-hand and sticky-leg techniques, as well as detailed commentary on the theory behind each move. Other sections include specialized fighting and grappling techniques and instructions on using weapons. An additional section is devoted to weight and power-training exercises that will be of particular benefit for serious students of Wing Chun.

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A comprehensive guide to Wing Chun, a popular branch of kung fu

Synopsis:

This martial arts manual is a comprehensive guide to the basic forms and principles of Wing Chun kung-fu. In over 300 black-and-white photographs, Wing Chun Kung-Fu: A Complete Guide leads the reader step-by-step through the beginning forms of Wing Chun kung-fu, including Chi gerk, Chi sao and Wing Chun sticky-hand and sticky-leg techniques, as well as detailed commentary on the theory behind each move. Other sections include specialized fighting and grappling techniques and instructions on using weapons. An additional section is devoted to weight and power-training exercises that will be of particular benefit for serious students of Wing Chun.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Dr. Joseph Wayne Smithandlt;/bandgt; studied Wing Chun kung-fu under Sifu Felix Leong and has contributed articles to martial arts journals in Australia, America and Europe.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804838252
Author:
Smith, Joseph Wayne
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Author:
Smith, Dr Joseph Wayne
Subject:
Martial Arts & Self-Defense
Subject:
Martial arts
Subject:
Kung fu
Subject:
Hand-to-hand fighting, Oriental
Subject:
Sports and Fitness-Martial Arts
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
kung fu; grappling; weapons; martial arts; martial arts books
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20061131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 300 bandamp;w photos
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 18 oz

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A comprehensive guide to Wing Chun, a popular branch of kung fu
"Synopsis" by , This martial arts manual is a comprehensive guide to the basic forms and principles of Wing Chun kung-fu. In over 300 black-and-white photographs, Wing Chun Kung-Fu: A Complete Guide leads the reader step-by-step through the beginning forms of Wing Chun kung-fu, including Chi gerk, Chi sao and Wing Chun sticky-hand and sticky-leg techniques, as well as detailed commentary on the theory behind each move. Other sections include specialized fighting and grappling techniques and instructions on using weapons. An additional section is devoted to weight and power-training exercises that will be of particular benefit for serious students of Wing Chun.
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