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3 Important Factors that Affect Your Performance in Fights

In the actual moment of a fight, how can you improve your performance? How can you fight better during the event itself? Surprisingly, the answer has little to do with fighting technique or fitness, but more to do with your motivational psychology.   Fighting performance can be seen as the sum of 3 components: The First component is the sum of your fighting abilities, your mental, physical, and technical skills. To a certain extent these are fixed when you enter a contest […]

MMA: THE TRADITIONAL WING CHUN TECHNIQUE JON JONES USES TO WIN FIGHTS

Why Oblique kick the knees in MMA? Stomp kicks are effective in Self Defence as well as in mixed martial arts (MMA). You only have to look at any Jon Jones fight to see the effectiveness of his famous oblique (stomp) kick at his opponents’ knees. In fact, this is a key kicking attack in Wing Chun, and often underestimated by many in the martial arts or self defence community. Better yet it’s legal to use in MMA today. It […]

THE LWCA CODE OF CONDUCT (FOR PARENTS & GUARDIANS)

The London Wing Chun Academy CODE OF CONDUCT For the Parents and Guardians of Little Dragons, Under 12s and Under 16s. This code of conduct applies to all parents/carers of the young students at our Academy. The purpose of it is to promote an ambient environment, positive training experience and longevity of training for students. Furthermore, it is to protect students, parents and LWCA staff from unpleasant experiences at our Academy. We expect all parents to adhere to the guidelines […]

This FS Tactical Workshop is presented by Dr Mark Phillips, Presenter of Fight Science TV, Criminal Psychologist, Wing Chun Illustrated Columnist, and currently head instructor of the London Wing Chun Academy.

Fight Science Tactical Workshop New York 2017

*Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to train with one of the leading Wing Chun practitioners in New York on 23rd September 2017*

Rafael Lovato Jr. Seminar 2017 at London Wing Chun Academy

Fantastic Seminar with Rafael Lovato Jr. at LWCA (With Photos!)

A big thank you to Professor Lovato Jr. and our students and visitors for making this such a fantastic night.

Fantasy or Reality: Kung Fu vs MMA Challenge Fight!

Is Traditional Kung Fu Fantasy or Reality? It is important to note that within the Chinese martial arts there is a wide spectrum of approaches to fighting. Style vs style challenge fights can be credited with many of the modern adaptions of traditional martial arts today; most importantly they dispell Fantasy over Reality.

Rafael Lovato Seminar 2017 at London Wing Chun Academy

Lovato Jr. BJJ Seminar at London Wing Chun Academy, Aug 2017

The London Wing Chun Academy is pleased to be hosting a seminar from Professor Rafael Lovato Jr. in August 2017.

DEADLY Invisible Fists in MMA

How is it that sometimes you don’t see a punch coming? Or that when you do, you can’t move out of the way in time?

Striking vs Grappling: Which is BETTER When Trapped? | HOW to FIGHT

The problem Imagine you’re in an enclosed space, a lift for example, with somebody and they attack you. The attacker is likely to start either pushing you, punching & kicking you, or wrestling you. Probably a mixture of all three. How would you defend yourself in this close-quarters situation, while trapped? The solution What you most certainly don’t want is to now fight with them for an indefinite amount of time, trading punches and burning energy, and increasing your chances […]

Dr Mark Phillips to Teach #WingChun in Boston, May 2017

Dr Mark Phillips to Teach #WingChun in Boston, May 2017

Sifu Mark Phillips will be teaching Wing Chun seminar in Boston, on Saturday the 20th of May. It will be a full day of Wing Chun training, with two other world recognised Sifus also teaching on the day: Philip Romero of New Mexico and Jim Roselando of Boston. During the much anticipated event, Mark has been asked to teach his unique approach to live Wing Chun training. This will include developing skills for Gwor Sao (Wing Chun Sparring), Wing Chun […]