Control your opponent using Chinese martial arts techniques known as Chin Na Kung Fu that lock and break you opponents joints.
" How You can Instantly Subdue And Incapacitate Your Adversary Using The Joint Manipulation Secrets Found In The Ancient Martial Art Of Chinese Chin Na Kung Fu! "
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Not only do we learn self-defense but we learn the culture and the theory behind it. It teaches good self-discipline, to respect the art that is kung fu, and it keeps you in shape.
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Not only do we learn self-defense but we learn the culture and the theory behind it. It teaches good self-discipline, to respect the art that is kung fu, and it keeps you in shape. It has also given me extra confidence in myself because I made a choice to better myself by attempting something that is not necessarily easy to learn but is possible."
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3 Reasons Why You Should Learn Chin Na
As I look back, when I first started learning martial arts, I was 19 years old. I have to admit, I was a little turned off when my instructor started to teach me a Chin Na technique.
Back then, I didn't think learning Chin Na was important. As I look back, I was young of course, and I wanted to know how to hit.
Also, I wanted to punch and kick. Therefore, not wanting to work on wrist locks.
However, that is of course until my instructor called me up to demonstrate the technique. Immediately after calling my name, I headed to the front of the class. He said, "Kevin, grab me, however you want." Without thinking, I decided to grab his shirt.
With a firm grip, I reached out and grabbed his shirt. I began pulling and I started to punch him. However, before I even realized it, he had performed an outside wrist lock on me and I was on the floor staring up at the ceiling. At that moment, I couldn't believe I was on the floor. Astonishingly, it caught me by surprise.
Chin Na Kung Fu or Qin Na joint locking techniques like the one you see in the video are useful for all martial artists. Similarily, these are grappling techniques similar to Japanese Jujitsu Techniques. What's really great about this type of training is that you do not need to be physically conditioned to apply them, it only requires coordination. As a result, when you get good at Chin Na, no one will be able to grab a hold of you without being countered.
A great read on the subject can be found in Dr. Yang, Jwing Ming's book Shaolin Chin Na
First, The Movements Of Chin Na Require Skill But Not Brute Strength
One must remember, skill can always be developed through practice. However, strength is something that is helpful but not required.
Also, these Grappling techniques are used to subdue the enemy with skillful movements and ingenious exertion of power.
Basically, the idea of Chin Na Kung Fu is to capture and seize the enemy's limbs giving the practitioner total control over of the opponents body.
As a matter of fact, Chin Na uses the principles of leverage and body alignment to overcome a physically stronger opponent. Therefore, Chin Na techniques also involve the study and use of pressure points to enhance the efficiency of the leverage techniques applied by the practitioner.
Second, Chin Na Allows For The Option Of Controlling And Disabling Opponents Without Causing Serious Harm
Generally speaking, Chin Na is a compassionate martial art. Because of its origin in Buddhism, it allows the possibility of defeating an attacker without seriously harming him or her.
Third, Chin Na Kung Fu Provides Real-Life, Usable, Legal Self-Defense
Honestly, almost all of the self defense situation I have ever been in has had a portion where the opponent at some time in the fight has grabbed a hold of me.
As I think about the past, if I only possessed Chin Na skill back then I could have defended myself a lot more efficiently.
Chin Na Does Not Take Years To Learn
To sum up, the Chin Na system relies on principles of leverage, all of the techniques can be learned with just a few tries and the practitioner can develop their own techniques based on their own way of applying.
Therefore, Chin Na or Chinese Grappling can fit into any martial arts system. One must remember, the act of controlling and outwitting adversaries leads to greater confidence. As a result, it encourages you to face adversity with the belief that you can overcome it.
Don't wait, enroll now into the Chin Na grappling class. At the present time, it is open to all prospective students. Don't worry you do not need to have any prior experience in order to join. In fact, we specialize in teaching beginners.
Some Of The Things You Will Learn In Chin Na Grappling Class Are:
Here's the story:
I started training in martial arts as a teenager. At that time in my life, I was getting into a LOT of trouble. I was hanging out with the wrong crowd.
But wait, it didn't stop there...
Unfortunately, I was staying out late without calling. Basically, I was a juvenile delinquent. In truth, I was my parent's worst nightmare come true.
Astonishing, isn't it?
Suffice to say I owe my parents a BIG apology!
Anyway, at this time, I wasn't actively looking for the benefits that the martial arts had to offer.
Honestly, I just thought it was the coolest thing in the world to be able to actually learn this stuff. However, it was only after a few months of training that I became aware of all of the benefits that training in martial arts had to offer.
My name is Kevin Kawada and my wife’s name is Renee Kawada. Martial arts training had a remarkable positive impact on my life.
Because of this, we decided to open our own martial arts school in March of 2004. At that time we made a promise to improve the lives of all our students. Truly, we want you to experience the life-transforming experience that is martial arts.
Please come in and see our school in person! We would love to have you as our next student!
Question: What exactly is Chin Na or Qin Na? Is it an actual style of kung fu?
Answer: Chin na is not a style, rather it is a way of moving that can fit within many different styles. Basically, it is Chinese grappling. Chin Na is a Chinese term that describes a collection techniques for self defense used in the Chinese martial arts. As far as the definition, Chi Na means to seize or trap, Na means to lock or break.
In general, the capture skills of Chin Na are used as a means to control an opponent through the use of close combat skills such as joint locking, grabbing, striking and pressure on acupuncture cavities or pressure points.
Question: Can I come in and either observe or try a class?
Answer: Yes, of course. You are welcome to observe or try a class. However, please contact us to schedule an appointment to come in. The trial class is free.
Question: What do I wear for my trial lesson?
Answer: Adult classes are 90 minutes. Also, you can check out our class schedule here:
Question: When are the chin na classes?
Answer: Adult classes are 90 minutes. Also, you can check out our class schedule here: https://www.lvshaolin.com/schedule/
Question: What if I'm not in shape for chin na class?
Answer: You're never too old to start martial arts. indeed, we have students of all ages and at different fitness levels. Don't worry about not being in shape. Enrolling in martial arts will help you get in shape. Here at our school, you work at your own pace and set your own goals. in short, we are here to help you in reaching your own personal goals.
Question: Can I enroll in the chin na class even if I have no experience and not very athletic?
Answer: Of course! You don't need to have any experience to start. Eventually, you will improve and soon you will feel very comfortable in class.
Question: When can I enroll?
Answer: Our program is on-going. in addition, you can start at any time.
Question: How often should I attend the chin na class?
Answer: Everyone's schedule is different. Most people come twice a week. However, some students love our classes so much, they come every day.
Question: Do I need my own equipment?
Answer: Usually, if you are enrolled in a trial program, you can borrow our equipment. However, if you are going to stick with it, after the trial program is done, then you should get your own equipment. Good news! Everything you need can be purchased here at our martial arts studio.
Question: Are there any testing fees?
Answer: Yes, testing fees are $55 per student. Usually, belt tests are held twice a year in April and October.
Question: How much does the chin na class cost?
Answer: You can check out the prices for our classes here: https://www.lvshaolin.com/prices/
Question: Will I get hurt training in the chin na classes?
Answer: Martial arts (like any other sport) has its various risks and dangers. However, we always try our best to prevent injuries. In addition, we always promote a culture of safety at our school. This helps keep students from getting injured.