Chum Kiu’s major new feature is legwork. It demonstrates moving to an opponent , turning to face an opponent, and kicking.

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Wing Chun Forms/Chum Kiu

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. This page was last edited on 27 Augustat This page was last edited on 20 Octoberat Archived from the original PDF on Your weight is balanced in all chym, and you are ready to move in any direction. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Views Read Edit View history. In other languages Add links.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Your feet are far enough apart xhum you can’t be pushed over easily. You will end up in a loose position of attention, the same as the starting position and a few inches to the right. Some notable practitioners are viewable via the links to YouTube below. Bring your hands back from punching position and cross your wrists in front of your chest.

Retrieved from ” https: From Wikibooks, open books for an open world. At the same time straighten your legs, bring your left foot to the right, and push your hands down past your hips. Retrieved from ” https: Views Read Edit View history. It dates back to the Shaolin temple and the development of Wing Chun over two hundred years ago. With your knees together you can protect your groin against kicks and knees. Even though they aren’t doing cuhm useful right now, you have to pay attention to keep your hands in position.


Imagine an attack coming and picture yourself blocking it.

Move your hands to attack and cnum in the new centerline. Chinese martial arts terminology Wing Chun Martial arts terminology stubs. The Ving Tsun basic stance is not a fighting posture—unless you fight with your hands in your armpits—but does demonstrate most of the basics that go into a proper fighting posture.

The opening, centerline, and punch sections are the same as in Siu Nim Tau. Continue bringing your fists back, up, and forward, dropping your elbows as you do so. Archived from the original on Although many of the movements are similar, Chum Kiu varies significantly between schools. Face opponents in different directions. Perform the form with the “warrior mind”. Most importantly, don’t simply go through the form’s motions while you’re thinking about work or your favorite TV show.

Chum Kiu practice develops advanced stances and footwork, [2] develops techniques designed to control an opponent [3] and includes some simultaneous attack kkiu defence techniques. They are repeated in Chum Kiu to emphasize their importance. Chum Kiu’s major new feature is legwork.


Bring your fists back to the rest position. Unless indicated otherwise, you start the form facing North. Chum Kiu also teaches advancing footwork, complex hand shapes and body turns. In this form we introduce the compass to tell you what way to face.

Once you find your proper posture, keep your legs and torso in position throughout the form. Chum Kiu is a traditional open-hand form.

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Policies and guidelines Contact us. Your torso is upright and your are looking straight ahead. It builds upon many of the basic principles and techniques learned in the first Wing Chun open-hand form, Siu Nim Tao. Only your arms move in Siu Nim Tau.

Chum Kiu – Wikipedia

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It demonstrates moving to an opponent, turning to face an opponent, and kicking.