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Gaining Skill…

Gaining Skill is the opposite of Gaining Fat; Fat is easy to gain and hard to lose; Skill is hard to acquire and easy to lose! So, keep training hard!
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Calendar Updated

Please keep an eye on the calendar as there are several changes in April and May.
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Assessment and Seminar – 23rd March

Our next assessment and training workshop with Sifu Bill McKay will be on Sunday 23rd March, 11.00am-3.00pm and will be held at Barley Lane School, St Thomas, Exeter EX4 1TA. The school has a small car park and parking is also available in Barley Lane itself. All students of Devon Wing Chun are welcome to attend regardless […]
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Wing Chun & Preying Mantis Seminar

Fantastic seminar sharing the knowledge of Wing Chun & Preying Mantis Kung Fu systems.  Both Sifu Tom Collingridge (Devon Wing Chun) and Sifu Robert Byrnes (ITSWA) led excellent workshops in their respective styles, focusing on principals rather than stylised movements.  All students attended in a co-operative, open and friendly manner and a great time was […]
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Kung Fu for Women only

We’re delighted to announce that Sifu Helen Kingdon is starting a Women only Kung Fu class on Thursday 16th January 2014.  7.30pm-9.00pm in the Sunnylands Room of the America Hall, Pinhoe, Exeter EX4 8PX.  Contact us for further details.
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Thursday 5th September – class cancelled

Thursday’s class has been cancelled.  Normal schedule will resume w/c 9th September.
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Assessment & Seminar – July 2013

Another successful assessment with Sifu Bill McKay with all students passing their respective levels.  This was followed by an informative and enjoyable seminar on the balance between structure and looseness.  
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JULY 2013 – Holiday

We’re off to Zakynthos for a much needed break – so all classes are cancelled for one week (15th-18th July).  Classes will resume as normal w/c 22nd July.
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Wing Chun Events

Unfortunately there wasn’t sufficient interest in the Guernsey trip for it to go ahead.  We are however planning a full day of training instead, so keep Saturday 21st September free. Other dates to remember are our forthcoming assessments and seminars with Sifu Bill McKay on Sunday 28th July and Sunday 10th November.
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Wing Chun Residential

Wing Chun Residential Weekend on Guernsey Fri 20th – Sun 22nd September.  Open to everyone regardless of experience.  12 hours of training over the weekend with Sifu Tom Collingridge.  To ensure we have a viable trip we need confirmed bookings by Friday 21st June.  Please contact us for full details and costs.
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