Shaolin Chuan

Little Forrest Boxing

Short Hit Boxing

Kung Fu Quotes...

You do 1,000 times!

A famous quote from Grandmaster Peter Kwok

Lift your head and drop your shoulders.

A famous quote from Shifu

I am not a meat hook so don't hang on me!!!

A famous quote from Yang Cheng Fu

You can do anything you want...as long as you know how!!!

A famous quote from Grandmaster Mark Gates

Crect!!!

From a favorite Hsing Yi Teacher of mine Grandmaster Yang Fukui

More HIT ~ Less SPIT!!!

From my Senior Student...Master Po!

NO Kung Fu faster than Speeding Bullet!!!

Kung Fu Grandmaster...Peter Kwok!

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it.

Some philosopher...Arnold H. Glasgow!

 

Shaolin ChuanDuan Da Quan

Short Hit Boxing

Dwen Da Chuan

 

Dwen Da Chuan


About

Dwen (Duan) Chuan, or Short Hit (Range) Boxing, is centuries.  The Mianzhang style of short fighting and boxing was recorded in Tang Shunzhi's "On Martial Arts," Qi Jiguang's "A New Essay on Wushu Arts," and He Liangchen's "Chronicles of Chen," all of which are more than 400 years old.  The major features of Dwen (Duan) Chuan are its short and compact routines which usually consist of 3 to 5 steps and  and dozen moves, and its use of low stances and small but quick movements.  It is very popluar in Baoding and Gaoyang of Hebei province.   

This form is called Northern Shaolin Chuan Fighting In Close Quarters Boxing/Short Hit Boxing/Duan Da Quan/Tuan Ta Quan is an intermediate level form.  It is used to connect the basic forms with the advanced Hua Quan forms.  This form is broken down into 6 lines or roads  Each line is broken down movement by movement.  Then each line is demonstrated in a continuous flow.  The features of this form allow for walking, hitting the feet with the palm, and jumping in the air.    

 

Movement Names

Opening Movement

Ready Position/Ready Stance

Section 1

  1. Tiger Ride
  2. Hooking with the feet close together
  3. Lifting up the palm
  4. Buffeting forward in advance position
  5. Raising the leg and lifting the palm
  6. Crooking the elbow in a horse riding position
  7. Buffeting forward in a horse riding position
  8. Protecting the head and buffeting foward
  9. Swinging single arm in tiger stance
  10. Raising the leg and moving one palm through the other one
  11. Crooking the elbow in a horse riding position
  12. Buffeting forward in advance position left
  13. Buffeting forward in advance position right
  14. Standing on the ground in a rooster stance

Section 2

  1. Buffeting forward iwth palm in advance position
  2. Toe kick
  3. Crooking the elbow in horse riding position
  4. Buffeting with the left fist in advance position 1
  5. Buffeting with the right fist in advance position 2
  6. Buffeting with the left fist in advance position 3
  7. Buffeting with the right fist in advance position 4
  8. Stadning on the ground in a rooster stance

Section 3

  1. Pusing one palm forward with the other holding the knee
  2. Pushing the left palm with the tip of the left for touching the ground
  3. Raise the knee and protecting the groin
  4. Buffeting the palm in advance position
  5. Skip stepping and kicking
  6. Standing on the ground in a rooster stance

Section 4

  1. Swinging the arm through circles
  2. Raising the knee and thrusting the fist upward with elbow crooked
  3. Crooking the elbow in horse riding position
  4. Buffeting forward with the left fist in advance position
  5. Buffeting forward with the rigft fistin in advance position
  6. Lifting the fist and raising the knee
  7. Pusing the palms and jumping forward
  8. Buffeting forward with the palm in advance position
  9. Skip stepping forward and kicking
  10. Protecting the chest with the palms
  11. Raising the leg and swinging the hand
  12. Pushing the palm in advance position
  13. Standing on the ground in a rooster stance

Section 5

  1. Buffeting foward and protecting the head
  2. Buffeting forward in tiger stance
  3. Hitting with the elbow in horse riding position
  4. Holing the elbow with the palm in horse riding position
  5. Swing the elbows in horse position
  6. Standing with the feet together and dropping the fist
  7. Waving the fist in horse riding position
  8. Buffeting forward with the left fist
  9. Buffeting forward with the right fist in advance position
  10. Buffeting forward with left fist in advance position
  11. Turn around and buffet to the right advance position
  12. Raising  the leg and lifting up the fist
  13. Jumping to turn around raising the leg

Section 6

  1. Holding the knee and buffeting to the left
  2. String tiger position
  3. Recover to original/step back and close

Ready stance/Ready position