Shaolin Tantui

Grandmaster Wong at the signature Tantui poise

In our school leg stretching is performed not as physical exercise but as contributes chi kung. Hence it contributes not only to our flexibility but also to our force and speed.

When we can perform stances and footwork with flexibility, force and speed, learning new patterns is a matter of adding appropriate hand forms. The class has a gala time moving about with various patterns in different stances

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Art of Flexibility
Art of Flexibility
Adding Hand Forms to Stances

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Adding Hand Forms to Stances
Chi Flow

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Correct Footwork
Differentiating Yin-Yang

You can view all the videos by clicking the picture below to view the videos on this page, or clicking the caption to view the videos at Vimeo.

Adding Hand Forms to Stances to Form Patterns from Wong Kiew Kit on Vimeo.

Tantui Course at UK Summer Camp 2007

Other reviews of Tantui courses held in Toronto and Frankfurt can be found at

Tantui, the Essence of Northern Shaolin