Shaolin Tantui

Sifu Simon is able to exploit Grandmaster Wong's poor spacing in this example to counter attack

"Three Rings Around the Moon", which is found in Tantui Combat Sequence 3, is a formidable technique for both attack and defence. It is excellent against kicks. Good spacing is necessary; poor spacing may expose the exponent to risky counters. One effect counter for this formidable attack is to use “chin-na”.

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Against Kicks
Combat Sequence Three
Chase Opponent

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Wrong Spacing
Good Spacing

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Kick and Strike

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Tantui Course at UK Summer Camp 2007

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Tantui, the Essence of Northern Shaolin