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WHERE TO BEGIN READING:

 

Dear student:

After viewing the Introduction” page of this website and watching the “Introduction to Wing Chun” video on that page, then the About Me” page of this website, please START READING / VIEWING AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGEStart with the narrative about Bruce Lee and watch his video/s, then progress upward by reading about and watching the first form of Wing Chun (Sai Nim Tao), then the second form (Cham Kiu), then the third form (Biu Tze), and lastly the fourth form (Mak Yaun Jong). Afterwards, you may wish to read the section about weapons & view the related videos.  After you complete the reading and viewing of this page, please return to this first section of this page to link to the “PRACTICAL APPLICATION” page if you wish, then the “MEDITATIVE MUSIC & MARTIAL ARTS ART WORK” page if you wish, and then you may wish to study some Simplified Chinese Mandarin language [HERE], but please be sure to read the “CLOSING STATEMENT” page before you exit this website.  Here is a note regarding my interpretation of the forms of Wing Chun:

  • You will likely notice that my interpretation of the forms of Wing Chun are drastically different than the interpretations of the Wing Chun forms by Grand Master Ip Chun:  This is intentional because I believe that Bruce Lee was correct when he said that Martial Arts is about expressing oneself honestly and naturally through movement.  Although I think students should start out the traditional way that Ip Chun demonstrates, I do hope that students’ forms evolve to the point where they are almost nothing like the way Ip Chun demonstrates the forms at all, so that the student honestly and naturally expresses herself or himself through the art of  the meditative movement of Wing Chun.

 

 

How to use Nun-Chucks:

The art of using “Nígū jiā tóu” (尼姑夹头) or “Nun-Chucks” is an esoteric art form taught from Master to Student (Disciple).  Nun-Chucks are NOT a part of Wing Chun, so it can only be discerned that Bruce Lee learned how to use “Nun-Chucks” on his own.  It is easy enough to learn how to use “Nun-Chucks” on your own while standing still, although you will probably incur several fractures of the ulnar bone at the elbow, and skull fractures in addition to your elbow fractures.  The hardest part is to learn to use Nun-Chucks while you are moving and flipping about.  However, since Wing does NOT TEACH the use of Nun-Chucks, it is safe to say that Bruce Lee learned how to use Nun-Chucks on his own by practicing day and night.  The best way that I can think of to learn to use Nun-Chucks is to tape a string from your roof down to a ping-pong ball and practice hitting the ping-pong ball while you are in a spinning motion with kicks, punches, and so forth.  The experienced and proficient use of Nun-Chucks can only be learned by experience, not from a teacher.

 

 

 

 

Thank you for your interest:

Sincerely with honor,

Disciple Dragon Snake 

Dìzǐ Lóng Shé

弟子龙蛇

Email: progressive.wing.chun.4.u@gmail.com

 

 

If you have already begun taking lessons, the following web address link is where you can see videos that pertain to the lessons that you have had so far:  These videos cover practical application and drills:

[LINK TO PRACTICAL APPLICATION APPENDIX]

 

⇒ After viewing the PRACTICAL APPLICATION link above, you may wish to:

⇒ Visit the “MEDITATIVE MUSIC & MARTIAL ARTS ART WORK” page.

⇒  Study some Simplified Chinese Mandarin language [HERE].

⇒  but please be sure to read the “CLOSING STATEMENT” page before exiting this website.

 

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Form 4: Mak Yaun Jong ~ (Wooden Dummy)

Mak Yaun Jong (Wooden Dummy) Wing Chun Form:

 

Mak Yaun Jong Portable Dummy and Stationary Dummy:

WING CHUN DUMMIES

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Mak Yaun Jong uses a wooden dummy with simulated arms and a leg to combine all of the previous Wing Chun forms into one form which teaches the student to move around the wooden dummy as water moves gracefully around any obstacle.  It serves as an intermediate between the first three “hand” forms and the experience of competing against an actual live opponent.

 

Here is Ip Chun demonstrating Mak Yaun Jong:

 

Here is my interpretation of Mak Yaun Jong performed in slow-motion with typed narrative for explanation first, then at normal playback speed at the end of the video:

 

Here is me performing the form called Mak Yaun Jong on a punching bag with a Wing Chun “Attachmate ©.”  The bag was stabilized so that it would not swing or swivel too much: