London Wing Chun Academy: What Makes us Different

The London Wing Chun Academy for Martial Arts & Fitness Classes in London.

The London Wing Chun Academy adopts traditional martial arts values of discipline, dignity, and integrity. However, it is a Wing Chun school in every sense of the word. The academy is a unique martial arts & fitness gym a range of specialised classes in Wing Chun, Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Yoga, and Fitness.

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How to Instantly End a Fight with Short Distance Power

Surprise, Punch, & Drop Someone Instantly | How to Fight with Short Distance Power | Self Defence London

Punches to the body are just as effective as aiming for your attacker’s head. In fact you could say destroy the body and the head will follow and drop. A well placed punch to the body can instantly drop a person or wear them down. Here is a simple guide to body punching.

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How to Knock Someone Out with One Punch

how to knock someone out with one punch | Self Defence London

In this week’s video we discuss some simple ideas of how to fight and knock someone out with one punch. Wing Chun is a practical open handed martial art that that is perfect for self defence. As a multi strike style of fighting there is little risk of seriously damaging your hands in a fight.

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3 Things YOU Must Do to Fight Fear & Intimidation in Self Defence

3 Things YOU Must Do to Fight Fear & Intimidation in Self Defence

Imagine someone standing in front of your face threatening you with violence, what would you do? What would you say? Or where would you look? Here are 3 simple self defence techniques taken from Wing Chun that could make a difference to your personal safety. Watch our video to see the 3 things that you must do to fight fear and intimidation in self defence.

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4 Phases of Preparing for a Fight

The London Wing Chun Academy

There are four phases that combine to create a training cycle when preparing for Beimo. These involve the physical and psychological preparation of the athlete, factors crucial to Beimo preparation.

 

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3 Ways to Avoid Getting Kicked in the Face on the Ground

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes in North London | BJJ & MMA

How to avoid being kicked in the face when trying to stand up from the ground is an important skill for self defence training. As simple as it may sound, it is difficult to stand up safely when pushed to the ground during a fight.

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The Art of One Armed Wing Chun Fighting

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There are aspects of Wing Chun that focus on using or training with one arm. For example Dan (Single) Chi Sao or even certain Gwor Sao drills. Why do Wing Chun students practice so often with one arm and is it really practical for fighting?

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Defending Ground and Pound Attacks with BJJ

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes in North London | BJJ & MMA

In this week’s video instalment we take a break from Wing Chun to look at some simple Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) Self Defence concepts of how to defend against punches to your face when you’ve been unexpectedly thrown to the ground.

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The Reality of Simultaneous Attack and Defence in a Fight

Wing Chun Myths Exposed! The Reality of Simultaneous Attack and Defence in a Fight

Wing Chun is a highly conceptual martial art. A fighting system based on a number of key concepts that make Wing Chun an effective combat system. Central to these concepts is the principle of Economy of Motion, an idea of the moving as efficiently and directly as possible when fighting or in self defence.

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How to Fight Back When Attacked from Behind

How to Fight Back When Attacked from Behind | Self Defence Training London

How to fight well when you are being attacked from behind depends on two key factors. Firstly, that you move in the correct direction when being attacked. Secondly, and this is important, that you can see what’s happening behind you in your fight for survival.

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