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IWuF Compulsory Seminar, Kung Fu Tai Chi magazine & Chin Wu Athletic Association


Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

The Tiger Claw Foundation is supporting the International Wushu Federation Compulsory Routine Seminar: Changquan (Long Fist) & Nanquan (Southern Fist) held on December 9, 2012, at the Legend Kung Fu Academy in Newark, California. For reservations and more information please call (510) 668-1100 or visit us on Facebook. THIS MIGHT BE THE ONLY PUBLIC OFFERING OF THIS MATERIAL IN AMERICA.

The table of contents for JAN+FEB 2013 is online including a teaser video for Sifu Liu Chan-i and Feeding Crane Kung Fu. This issue is also available as a digital version for smart phones and tablets through Zinio.

Enter to win a yearlong subscription to Kung Fu Tai Chi! Contest ends 6:00 p.m. PST on 12/13/2012. Good luck everyone!

Shanghai is one of the world’s greatest metropolises and home to one of the most venerated martial arts organizations. Read A Visit to Chin Wu Athletic Association Headquarters in Shanghai by Gregory Brundage.

KUNG FU TAI CHI Nov+Dec 2012, NANDA, PUI CHAN: KUNG FU PIONEER & Tai Chi Spirit Calendar 2013


Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

The table of contents from our November+December 2012 issue are now available online.

What is ninja juggling acrobaticalism? Read NANDA on THE JACKET by Gene Ching.
Cover Master Mimi Chan just released an award-winning documentary on her father, Cover Master Chan Pui. Read Mimi Chan on PUI CHAN: KUNG FU PIONEER by Gene Ching.

Enter to win TAI CHI SPIRIT 2013 Calendar! Contest ends 6:00 p.m. PST on 10/04/2012. Good luck everyone!



Thursday, June 28th, 2012

KUNG FU TAI CHI 20 YEARS was an overwhelming success! Watch our facebook & YouTube Channel for coverage.

The Year of the Dragon, 2012, is the Year of Archery. Read BRAVE Hits the Bulls-Eye by Gene Ching
Read our latest interview Yu Chenghui and THE SWORD IDENTITY by Gene Ching and Gigi Oh. Grandmaster Yu Chenghui is the cover master on our July August 2012 issue.
The Chinese art of tea is intimately connected with kung fu. Read Kung Fu Cha: Peace and Power in a Cup of Tea by Kenneth Cohen.

Enter to win THE SHAOLIN ATHLETE by Sifu Karl Romain and Dr. G. Steve Kinnard! Contest ends 6:00 p.m. PST on 06/28/2012. Good luck everyone!



Thursday, May 10th, 2012

We are very pleased and proud to showcase the collaboration of John Fusco (The Forbidden Kingdom) with our very own graphic artist Patrick Lugo. Read about it in John Fusco on LITTLE MONK AND THE MANTIS by Gene Ching

Enter to win LITTLE MONK AND THE MANTIS Autographed by author John Fusco and artist Patrick Lugo! Contest ends 6:00 p.m. PST on 05/17/2012. Good luck everyone!

Black widow trains wushu? Read Assembling the Avengers by Patrick Lugo

In one month, on June 9-10, 2012, we will be celebrating our 20 Year Anniversary in downtown San Jose, California. Visit our website for the latest updates.

Shaolin Special 2012, Mirror Mirror, Chinese Martial Arts & The Raid


Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

The table of contents from KUNG FU TAI CHI’s May June 2012 issue, the annual Shaolin Special, are now online.

Natalie Portman said “They should do kung fu versions of every fairytale.” Read Snow White the Swordswoman? MIRROR, MIRROR by Gene Ching
A groundbreaking new scholarly work on the Chinese martial arts has just been published. Read Gene Ching’s interview with the author in Peter Lorge on CHINESE MARTIAL ARTS: FROM ANTIQUITY TO THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY Part 1 & Part 2.
Never mind the Hunger Games. Read about newcomer Iko Uwais’ new film THE RAID by Greg Lynch Jr.

Enter to win CHINESE MARTIAL ARTS: FROM ANTIQUITY TO THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY Autographed by author Peter A. Lorge! Contest ends 6:00 p.m. PST on 04/05/2012. Good luck everyone!