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Wujido 101: the Middle Block

Learn Wujido Karate/KungfuBlocks; in the Wujido, should be applied very broadly and one should contemplate the range of application.  What is true of the middle block is true of the up block and the down block. This must be thoroughly investigated. As with each technique and method, adequate time and effort should be allotted to…

Wujido: Online Training

Online Training in Martial Arts has arrived The Wujido family now provides the martial arts community, both the beginner and advanced practitioner with articles, online training, media that is designed to deepen your knowledge and perfection of the most profound aspects of martial arts of any style from the perspective of one of the highest…

Wujido 101: Up Blocks

Mastery is in the fundamentals Practice training hours for 101 skills: 60-100 training hours. It is a common misunderstanding about martial arts that one can acquire methods and techniques and approach them without realizing the level of commitment necessary to bring those techniques and methods to the necessary level to bring real success. Elements required…

Shaolin Animal Style Play

It is somewhat rare to observe animal styles in action.  It is difficult to use in competition because the rules prohibit many of the maneuvers as they are conceived and applied in real-time.  It is even difficult to demonstrate in sparring as the moves are really quite devastating if used with power and contact.  Thus…

The Shaolin Tree

The Shaolin Tree The article The Shaolin Tree is here reprinted and revised by popular demand; updated and revised. The Shaolin Tree was originally published in 2003 and enjoyed a wide acceptance from many dedicated martial arts enthusiasts world-wide; from Europe, to Lebanon, Libya to South Africa, from Canada to South America, from California to…

Wujiquan: The Alchemy of Kungfu

Wujiquan:origins In a poem ascribed to Zhang San Feng who is believed by many to have been the person who invented Taijiquan and is accepted as the founder of the Wu-Dang Temple he writes; Taiji comes from Wuji and is the Mother of Yin and Yang   No one can be absolutely certain he wrote…

The 7 Requirements

  True Kungfu is a way of life that must have honor, virtue, chivalry, fearlessness in order to have true meaning in a persons life.  Just learning techniques so we can hurt another person or defend ourselves is a very narrow goal.  It is also true and reasonable to understand that merely learning a set…

Kungfu; red pill or blue pill?

Kungfu; red pill or blue pill?In the beginning it is not uncommon for a person to look at martial arts with a bias, being there are so many misconceptions about what it is a person can accomplish and how it is that a person can go about getting there.  There is the wide array of…

BaGua Zhang

White Ape Offers Fruit Many years ago there was a student who had dedicated years of his life to master the “traditional” forms of (Qingdai) Wushu such as Choileifut, Hungquan, Wingchun, he approached a highly respected and revered master and inquired of him how to take his practice to a higher level as there seemed…

Classes and Seminars

Wujido Institute Class Schedule Classes are offered weekly Monday – Thursday and Saturday. The following is a schedule of those classes.  Private training is also offered. Individuals desiring private training should contact the front office for more information.  3 programs are offered to the public.  Wujido (Quan fa), Yang family Taijiquan,  Wujiquan (Chinese Wuyi).  Currently…