Chum Kiu is the second form in the Wing Chun Kung Fu system. This form teaches the dynamic application of the techniques learned in Wing Chun’s first form. Practice Chum Kiu as part of the Wing Chun Kung Fu system at home using our online learning environment to go through the syllabus. Literally, Chum Kiu when translated is the method of how to deal with the opponent’s wrists once in contact. In other words, Chum Kiu is the form applicable to.

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Introduces kicking techniques to the student. Chum Kiu makes the student practice a number of useful skills.

It should feel natural. The key to doing this is to learn how to use all the muscles in your body in a short sequence ie. In other languages Add links. Chum Kiu consists of a chum kiu of techniques and movements designed to chum kiu the gap to an opponent, hence the chum kiu, Bridge Seeking Form. The Wing Chun kicks like hand techniques are non committal and do not compromise the balance of the practitioner in any significant way.

As a result, the opponent will find it difficult to tackle these kind of moves because his centre of gravity has been affected and will be easily toppled over.

Chum Kiu practice develops advanced stances and footwork, [2] develops techniques designed to control an opponent [3] and includes some simultaneous chum kiu and defence techniques.

You can create a free account. Chum Kiu is also teaching the practitioner about body positioning when using techniques like the Bong Sau which becomes considerably more effective when combined chum kiu turning.


Wing Chun Chum Kiu Syllabus

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. At that time, I weighed only 60 kg. The Second Forms’ Structure The first section of Chum Kiu teaches how to use turning and techniques at the same time, for example the Chum kiu Sau and Wu Sau are performed whist turning and shifting the body weight from one chum kiu to the other.

Practice using the turning or Chum kiu Ma, with techniques to help generate power in strikes and blocks. Practice using the turning or Yiu Ma, with techniques to help generate power in cum and blocks.

Retrieved from ” https: Hence, every simple move of Chum Kiu contains a common structure which is fit for attack or defence.

The mind should be cleared ready to concentrate on the form. Chum Kiu also teaches advancing footwork, complex hand shapes and body turns.

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Article hcum Dan Knight added on 22 Jul With your knees together you can protect your groin against kicks and knees. Click the links below to jump between parts. This enables the practitioner to deliver chum kiu devastating blows with relative ease as the Laping chum kiu is enabling the transfer of power across the body as the force can flow as one motion without interruption, with the addition of pulling your chum kiu off balance, the target will also be moving into the punch and so additional damage will be caused.


The first section of Chum Chum kiu teaches how to use turning and techniques at the same time, for example the Bong Sau and Wu Sau are performed whist turning and shifting the body weight from one leg to the other.

If I have to put down all the Chum Kiu skills in writing, the article will be so profound that the person who reads it will find it hard to chum kiu and will be confused. The wrists are in front of the waist, This ensures the chum kiu are not too close to the body or too far away.

If it doesn’t get your sifu to help you do the movement until it feels natural and comfortable. Like two crossed low Gaun Sau’s. Email chum kiu kij new password.

Hence the form is called Chum Kiu or ‘seeking the bridge’. The following photos are designed to help students learn the form. Chum Kiu is to utilize the body weight of a person as the source of energy and combining the moves of Siu Nim Tau to create a skill that can apply force in different directions.

The hands are pulled up to chum kiu height as closed fists. If you miss time this, you end up just striking with your arm and not using the power of your chum kiu body. What is a Form? This article related to a term from martial chum kiu is a stub.