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Call Us Now: 346-FIST (3478)

Call now to learn more about this ancient Chinese Martial Art and schedule your first introductory lesson. Adult classes are MWF at 6:00pm and Sat. at 11:00am. Kid’s Classes are T/Th started at 4:00pm. Coming soon… Afternoon Classes starting Aug. 20th, 2015!  About Us

Email Us: MoyYatKungFu@yahoo.com

Email us with any further questions you might have about Ving Tsun (Wing Chun) Kung Fu or to schedule your introductory lesson. Get in shape, learn how to protect yourself and have fun! Learn More
Welcometo the Academy of Kung Fu. We teach traditional Martial Arts in Richmond’s West End. We teach the Moy Yat Ving Tsun (pronounced “Wing Chun”) Kung Fu system. This style of Martial Arts comes from the Shaolin Temple in China. The system was passed through seven generations of Grandmasters until Yip Man became the eighth generation Grandmaster. He taught in Hong Kong from 1949-1972. Among his famous students are Bruce Lee, Wong Sheung Leung, Moy Bing Wah, Ip Chun, Ip Ching, Ma Po, and many other famous Sifus. One of his closest students was Grandmaster Moy Yat. Grandmaster Moy Yat taught in Chinatown, NY. One of his closest students, Anthony Moy Tung opened the first Ving Tsun school in Richmond in 1986.

 In 2011 one of Grandmaster Moy Tung’s students, Sifu O’Brien, opened the West End branch, the Academy of Kung Fu.

We have carried on the traditions as taught through the generations and maintained by Grandmaster Moy Tung. When other styles were turning their Martial Arts into sports and promoting belts, Grandmaster Moy Tung taught his students in the traditional manner as he was taught. He understood that Martial Arts is not for competition, games or promoting the ego. The way of Martial Arts is about self defense, good health, self improvement and improving one’s community.

The Academy of Kung Fu is dedicated to preserving these traditional Martial Arts qualities. We uphold the original goals of Kung Fu training including:

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     – Self Defense

     – Good Health

     – Self Improvement

 

 

 

 

 

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Grandmaster Yip Man (seated) with his student Grandmaster Moy Yat.

Kids' Classes

Our classes will help to improve your child’s balance, coordination, focus, discipline, self control and overall physical abilities. Unlike many schools we do not have belts, expensive gear and a myriad of instructors.

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See historic pictures from China with Yip Man, Bruce Lee and Moy Yat as well as modern pictures of our Ving Tsun (Wing Chun) family here in Richmond as well as extended family from Detroit, Virginia Beach, Texas, Maine and many more!

 

 

 

 

 

 

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8904 W. Broad St. Richmond, VA 23294

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