Practicing martial arts develops physical and mental fitness, mental agility and mental concentration. In addition, practicing Martial Arts improves flexibility, coordination, balance, strength, and self-defense skills. Wushu training focuses on: fitness training, flexibility, stance training for balance, strength, repetition of movements for power and speed; and series of movements for coordination.
Martial Arts Training in China
We offer high quality all-inclusive martial arts training at our beautiful and authentic Shaolin academy in China.
Our full time martial arts training allows you to learn at a fast pace and if you train hard, you will be able to learn a lot in a short amount of time.
We are a traditional Chinese martial arts school, teaching students from around the world all different styles of Chinese Kung Fu like Shaolin Kung Fu, Wushu, Sanda (Chinese Kickboxing), Tai Chi, Qi Gong, etc.
Students of all ages and skill levels are welcome!
Whether you are a beginner or a very experienced martial artist, whether you want to stay for a month or a year – we kindly invite you to learn Shaolin Kung Fu and other any other Chinese martial arts from our highly distinguished Shaolin Masters. All “shifus” train martial arts since childhood. Of course they have a lot of teaching experience and speak Chinese and English language. Our training encompasses traditional and contemporary styles, as well as external and internal forms.
“A life dream I could make come true. I would not miss my training time in China and can only recommend it everyone!” – Dennis S.
Located next to the Yuntai Mountains (close to Jiaozuo and near the Henan capital city of Zhengzhou), our school provides ideal conditions to study Chinese martial arts in a traditional quiet surrounding, nevertheless still close to a modern city, where you can also get a lot of foreigner/imported products, as well as visit the famous Shaolin Temple – the origin of all martial arts.
We train in small groups for 6 days a week and more than 6 hours a day.
Students are invited to train at the school for both short and long terms of stays. Students may also combine training and optional Chinese language classes and combine different kinds of classes and styles. Learn more about our training programs.
- Accommodation in our school (2 students / room; single room also possible)
- High quality training, 6 days per week
- Study from 1 month or less up to 3 years
- NO specific arrival dates
- Suitable for all ages, sexes and skill levels
- Highly qualified English speaking and authentic Shaolin Masters with excellent teaching ability, personality and experience
- Wide range of styles available: Shaolin Kung Fu, Wushu, Sanda / Sanshou (Chinese Kickboxing), Tai Chi, Qi Gong, Yi Jin Jing, etc.
- 3 Meals a day (without drinks)
- Voluntary Mandarin lessons
- Kung fu theories and Buddhism class (1x each week)
- Transfer from Zhengzhou Airport to YunTai Mountain International Culture and Martial Arts School
- Sightseeing (additional fees) to Shaolin Temple, famous Buddhist Grottoes in Luoyang, Kaifeng and more is possible
The first step to be a good martial arts fighter is to strengthen your body!
Therefore, everyday fitness training and increasing flexibility is absolutely necessary:
“Hard training and perseverance are the way of learning the true Shaolin Kung fu” – Shi Yanlin
Students will be coached by our authentic Shaolin Masters from the original Shaolin Temple – highly qualified martial artists with excellent teaching ability, personality and experience who are instructed by master trainer Xie Xu Yong (Shi Yanlin), one of the first class kung fu masters from Shaolin with great teaching experience on foreigners.
Our Martial Arts program is designed to immerse participants in:
Combine Martial Arts and Chinese Language:
Ideal for those who wish to combine Martial Arts training with Chinese Language studies. Our mandarin language classes focus on developing listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar and pronunciation. Learn more about our Chinese Mandarin Lessons
There are NO specific travel dates, so you can come and start your trip with us at any time. Short-term arrival is possible too. So you are able to integrate your shaolin trip to your China sightseeing tour like visiting the Great Wall in Beijing, the Summer Palast, the Temple of Heaven, the Longmen Grottos in Luoyang or the Terracotta armee in Xi’an.
NOTE: Those of you who wish to come for a long term stay in China, you should observe the visa regulations.
All classes are carried out by our trainers under the supervision of master trainer Shi Yan Lin. All of them are very experienced in teaching students from around the world for many years. Each of our trainers has his own emphasis so that acrobatic, forms (traditional / modern / competition styles) and Sanda will be taught perfectly. The training is really tough, so it is recommended that one starts preparing from home, with body condition training and stretching.
You can choose what style(s) you would like to learn and train in. If you only want to concentrate on certain styles or if there is a style you don’t want to learn, there is no obligation at all. You decide which style(s) you want to learn with us, so don’t worry.
New challenge, new adventure…are you ready for your training trip?
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Once we've received your application, we will send you an invitation letter, so you can get your visa.
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