Great performances last night from a number of masters and groups including Cal VSA Lion Dancing, Sifu Kenneth Hui, Grandmaster Dr. Chiu Chi Ling, Shaolin Temple USA, Cal Wushu A-Team, Sifu William Dere, Sifu Bryant Fong, Capitol Institute of Physical Education (Beijing, China), and Fei Shifu Kung Fu Academy.
Below is a timelapse of the same demonstration:
Today is the first International Wushu/Kungfu Day. Spend some time reflecting on the nature of the sport, or sharing it with friends.
The USA’s first medal winner is Lucy Lee, with a Bronze Medal in NanDao (Southern Fist) form, at the 2018 FICU World University Wushu Championships, held in Macau. Congratulations to Lucy, Sifu Bryant Fong, and all the USA staff!
Video of Samantha Lin (Straight Sword):
Photos of the USA Team before the opening ceremonies:
Opening ceremonies are tomorrow! Sifu Bryant Fong and the USA team have made their way from Hong Kong to Macau for the 2018 FICU World University Wushu Championships. Members of the 2018 team proudly represent various colleges around the USA.
TaoLu (Forms): Jason Zhou (a member of the CalWushu team), Dominic Chow, Lucy Lee, Samantha Lin
SanDa (Fighting): Bruce Wang, Audrey Meeks
On the way to Hong Kong:
The ferry from Hong Kong to Macau:
The venue for the 2018 World Wushu Championships:
The 2018 FICU World University Wushu Championships will be held on August 2 through 5, 2018. Sifu Bryant Fong is leading a team to Macau, and you can support them by watching live on the WUC website below:
The Northern California Chinese Culture-Athletic Federation is hosting a tournament on August 11, 2018, in Union City. Open to all ages and levels.
URL: (Chinese only) www. ncccaf.org
Address: James Logan High School. 1800 H Street, Union City CA 94587
This year’s fantastic Tiger Claw Elite Championships will take place on May 19 through 20th at San Jose’s McEnery Convention Center in downtown San Jose. For more information, see TigerClawElite.com!