Our club, Northern Shaolin Traditional Martial Arts, meets three times a week
in Vancouver, B.C.

We train in traditional northern Shaolin martial arts (kung fu) and southern style lion dance.

Tuesdays & Thursdays
8:00 – 10:00 PM


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Archive for August, 2007

Ground Demon Staff Set

Wednesday, August 15th, 2007
Currently learning the ground demon staff set, awesome set. It has a lot of interesting and varied techniques. Some of the moves are very difficult to grasp. So glad, Leon and Ricardo taught me the Nine Province Staff Set and the Shepard Staff Set, which took me 2 years to learn, before stepping into ground demon.

Drumming YouTube Video Entry (Bonus: Spring Autumn Da Dao)

Tuesday, August 14th, 2007
Wow, can you believe it's August already? We hope everyone has been enjoying the summer. Looking back, some our students has come quite a ways. Ian, our newest drummer has improved quite rapidly and has now performed successfully at several lion dances and fun events! Not too long ago, just watch and listen as our very own Ian shows off his then recently acquired drumming skills. The amazing race has begun! Ian is off to a roaring start and it's time for everyone else to catch up! Here is the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yOqXaW7ukX8 Pretty good after only a few weeks, huh? Step aside, Johnny! ========================================================================== Bonus Feature: "Who is the Johnny Seto?" Heir to the Seto Clan, Master of the Sunday 'Bad' Kungfu Theatre Shaw Claw, Prodigal Son of Hoy Ping, and Drummer Extraordinaire! Not only is he a Drummer Extraordinaire, but watch as Johnny Seto takes a laid-back subtle approach to Spring Autumn Da Dao form: Here is the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RhX-mU5-5s0 (Fact: He always wears gloves to protect others from his powerfully conditioned tender hands) Coming Soon: Johnny's life story ~ All Answers to Questions Nobody Asked will be revealed!