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2017 Event Weekend With Sifu Paul Wang

Fresh from the 2017 Spring Camp in beautiful Kaua’i, Sifu Paul Wang, US Chief Instructor of the International Academy of WingChun (IAW), is back in metro Atlanta to offer another event series.  See the schedule below.

Event: Escrima Class
Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017
Time: 2:00-3:30 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts at Lower Roswell, 4970 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068
Member Fee: $35 (cash or check at-the-door)
Guest Fee: $50 (cash or check at-the-door)
Description: Be a weapon.  Upgrade your personal security. Integrate weapon skills into your body.  Escrima is a perfect complement to WingChun. Coordinate footwork alignments, body dynamics and arm movements into striking, slashing and stabbing with sticks, swords and staffs. Through partner drills that directly lead to combat functionality, you will build explosive speed, extensive balance and expansive power.

Event: Combat Class
Date: Saturday, May 20, 2017
Time: 4:00-5:30 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts at Lower Roswell, 4970 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068
Member Fee: $35 (cash or check at-the-door)
Guest Fee: $50 (cash or check at-the-door)
Description: Flight or Fight?  Develop greater self-trust. Prepare your mind and body for unexpected violence.  Combat training makes your WingChun techniques more fluid, decisive, and spontaneous. You face attacks that come from any direction while in standing, falling, kneeling, or lying positions. These include clear, strong, rapid responses against various kicks, throws, holds, and locks.

Event: WingChun Seminar
Date: Sunday, May 21, 2017
Time: 2:00-6:00 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts at Lower Roswell, 4970 Lower Roswell Rd, Marietta, GA 30068
Member Fee: $70 (cash or check at-the-door)
Testing Fee:
(Members Only)
$20 (Student Level 1-8) | $30 (Student Level 9-11) | $50 Practician Level
Guest Fee: $90 (cash or check at-the-door)
Description: The WingChun Seminar is for training the standard IAW curriculum.  We will also have a special Facebook Live video feed from 2:00-2:30 pm

Why should you attend the events?

  • Experience: Learn effective self-defense methods from a WingChun expert
  • Start: Get an introduction to the IAW WingChun and Escrima systems
  • Improve: Add knowledge and technique to your own martial arts experience
  • Testing: IAW Members who have fulfilled training requirements for Student Levels 1-11 may apply for graduation evaluation and certification at the Seminar.
  • Fun: Participate in a cool activity, experience something new and positive, meet new people

Sifu Paul Wang is the US Chief Instructor of the International Academy of WingChun (IAW). Drawing upon his academic education in Human Biomechanics and Integrative Biology from the University of California at Berkeley as well as graduate studies in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Physiology, Sifu Wang has taught the IAW system of WingChun to hundreds of students since 1997.

Besides various cities in the United States, he has travelled to teach in England, France, Germany, the Philippines and Taiwan. Because of this extensive career, he was conferred two of the highest distinctions in the IAW — the Sifu of WingChun and the Fifth Technician Grade.  He also has the Espada y Daga rank in Escrima and Combat Instructor certification.

His well-rounded instruction enables students from all backgrounds to access a detailed and effective path of WingChun theory and practice. By presenting knowledge and skills through verbal explanations, active demonstrations and direct contact, you will feel the art come alive.

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WingChun Seminar 11-13-16

Event: WingChun Seminar
Date: Sunday, November 13, 2016
Time: 2:00-4:00 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts 4970 Lower Roswell Rd Ste 200, Marietta, Georgia 30068
Fees:
  • Member Attendance: $30
  • Member Attendance + Testing: $50 (Student Levels 1-2)
  • Guest Attendance: $40
Description: The WingChun Seminar is for training the IAW curriculum (forms, exercises, applications) according to rank and testing for the next rank.

Get official training in the International Academy of WingChun from our certified local IAW Instructors and see how our success system can help you become confident and capable for self-defense and other areas of your life.  Open to all.  No prior experience required.

Guests will:

  • Learn how WingChun works for self-defense
  • Receive an introduction to the fundamentals and an overview of the concepts
  • Learn reliable techniques and practical applications
  • Train exercises for building skill
  • See other students of different levels and local Instructors in action
  • As a bonus, guests will receive 10% off of the sign up fee for regular classes.
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FREE WingChun Info Session at Eddie Bauer

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Academy of WingChun – Atlanta will give an exclusive FREE WingChun Session at Eddie Bauer in the East Cobb Avenue on Sunday, November 6th from 10:00 am to 11:30 am.

In addition to learning WingChun self-defense, attendees will receive a discount and/or gift card towards an Eddie Bauer purchase and a free pass for an Introductory Lesson at the Academy of WingChun – Atlanta.

Space is limited.  Sign up at the store or call the
East Cobb location.

Address:  4475 Roswell Road, #300, The Avenue, Marietta, GA 30062

Phone: 770-578-8792

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September 2016 Event Series with Sifu Paul Wang

Learn from one of the top WingChun practicioners in the world.  Sifu Paul Wang, US Chief Instructor of the International Academy of WingChun (IAW), is back  in metro Atlanta this September to offer another event series.  Check below and the event schedule page for details.  Guests who pre-register online will receive a free gift at the seminar.  

Event: Combat Class
Date: Thursday, September 15, 2016
Time: 8:00-9:30 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts 2145 Roswell Rd #200, Marietta, GA 30062
Member Fee: $35 (cash or check at-the-door or register online here)
Guest Fee: $50 (cash or check at-the-door or register online here)
Description: The Combat Class trains WingChun applications with more emphasis on common standing holds, takedowns, and ground situations.

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Event: Escrima Class
Date: Friday, September 16, 2016
Time: 8:15-9:45 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts 2145 Roswell Rd #200, Marietta, GA 30062
Member Fee: $35 (cash or check at-the-door or register online here)
Guest Fee: $50 (cash or check at-the-door or register online here)
Description: Escrima is the preferred weapons system of the IAW. Guests learn the basic stick techniques, stance, and footwork.  Rattan stick required.

Event: Instructor Seminar
Date: Saturday, September 17, 2016
Time: 6:00-8:30 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts 2145 Roswell Rd #200, Marietta, GA 30062
Member Fee: $50 cash or check at-the-door or register online here)
Guest Fee: Students Only
Description: This is a training course for those who want to obtain an IAW instructor certification.

Event: WingChun Seminar
Date: Sunday, September 18, 2016
Time: 2:00-6:00 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts 2145 Roswell Rd #200, Marietta, GA 30062
Member Fee: $70 (cash or check at-the-door or register online here)
Testing Fee:
(Members Only)
$20 (Student Level 1-8) | $30 (Student Level 9-11) | $50 Practician Level
Guest Fee: $60 2 hrs / $90 4 hrs (cash or check at-the-door or register online here)
Description: The WingChun Seminar is for training and testing in the standard IAW curriculum

Why should you attend the events?

  • Experience: Learn effective self-defense methods from a WingChun expert
  • Start: Get an introduction to the IAW WingChun and Escrima systems
  • Improve: Add knowledge and technique to your own martial arts experience
  • Testing: IAW Members who have fulfilled training requirements for Student Levels 1-11 may apply for graduation evaluation and certification at the Seminar.
  • Fun: Participate in a cool activity, experience something new and positive, meet new people

Sifu Wang is a long-time private student of IAW founder and WingChun Grandmaster, Dai Sifu Klaus Brand. Drawing upon his academic education in Human Biomechanics and Integrative Biology from the University of California at Berkeley as well as graduate level studies in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture Physiology, Sifu Wang has taught the IAW system to hundreds of students since 1997 both domestic and abroad in Europe and Asia. In addition to the Sifu instructor title, he has the rank of Fifth Technician Grade,  Espada y Daga Escrima rank, and Combat Instructor certification.

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WingChun Seminar 11/15/15

Date: Sunday, November 15, 2015
Time: 2:30-4:30 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts, 2145 Roswell Rd #200, Marietta, GA 30062
Student Fee: $25
Guest Fee: $35
Testing Fee: $20 (Student Level 1-2)

Come join our local Instructors, Sihing Kurk and Sihing Ayron, and students at the WingChun Seminar.  Guests will be introduced to the basics of WingChun which include concepts, exercises, and applications.

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WingChun Seminar 7-26-15

Date: Sunday, July 26, 2015
Time: 2:30-4:30 PM
Location: Marietta Martial Arts, 2145 Roswell Rd #200, Marietta, GA 30062
Student Fee: $25
Guest Fee: $35
Testing Fee: $20 (Student Level 1-2)

The summer is heating up! Have fun while feeling safe and confident with WingChun. Come see what our WingChun style is about, meet our crew, and learn something that you can use to defend yourself.

Below are some of the topics and skills that will be covered:

  • Key concepts and methodology of the WingChun system
  • Basic, yet effective techniques for self-defense
  • Coordination exercises to hone what you learn
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