Headlock

Headlock

Structure is important. Without it, you are easily tripped up. There is more than one way to get out of a headlock. Here Master Wong demonstrates the basic idea.

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Push Me, Pull You

Defending a Push

A core idea in Wing Chun is to control the opponent. It isn’t enough to defend the attack, such as a push. You need to control the attacker as part of the defense. Here is another Master Wong video showing one of several ways to deal with a push or…

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Fast Hands – Drill, Drill, Drill

Fast Hands

To get fast hands – or feet, or what-have-you – you need to practice. Drills are great for this. Motions rolled into a cyclical fashion so you and your partner can cram lots of repetitions into a small period of time. Here is Master Wong showing a wonderful drill. Though…

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Correcting Huen Sau

Correcting Huen Sau

Huen Sau translates as ‘Circling, Controlling Hand’. We often focus on the circling part, especially when working forms like Siu Nim Tao. The hand should not actually draw a circle. It should trace a shape more like a U – down, under, and up. When thinking about a circle, or…

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