FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

1. Am I too old to practice Wing Chun ?

No. Strength, speed, stamina, and the qualities of youth are not necessary to achieve skill and effectiveness in the art of Wing Chun. Therefore, Wing Chun provides people of all ages and abilities an art in which they can participate fully and enjoy all the benefits therein.

2. Does Wing Chun impose religious beliefs ?

No. Wing Chun, being a Chinese martial art, contains elements of Chinese culture, medicine, philosophy, history, and traditions. It does not imply any religious doctrines or impose any religious convictions as it is not a religion, but a martial art. At present, our association enjoys an enrolment of people of all faiths.

3. Will Wing Chun help me lose weight ?

Yes. Wing Chun provides the practicioner with a low intensity total body workout, which not only burns fat but strengthens, stretches, and tones, thereby enhancing and maximizing their weight loss program.

4. Why is Wing Chun considered one of the most effective martial arts in the world ?

The true effectiveness of a martial art lies in its ability to transcend all limitations and barriers (i.e. age, gender, size, strength, ability/disability). Wing Chun provides the practicioner with a stream-lined, no-nonsense method of protection based on economy of motion and proper body mechanics with a consistent logical theory that runs thoughout. Wing Chun was created with these guidelines, and to date is the only martial art that truly and totally embodies these traits in the art. For this, Traditional Wing Chun is considered one of the most effective martial arts in the world.