Shao Lin Kung Fu - Youth Beginner
Give it a try. No prior experience needed for this beginners class, which is an introduction to Basic Traditional Chinese Kung Fu. The class will focus on conditioning, stance, traditional drills in blocking, punching, and kicking. Material presented will include both hard and soft, open hand and animal styles. Possible advancement 3 levels towards a black belt.
Dates: September 6- November 15 (11 classes)
Location: Stansbury Multipurpose Room
Instructor: Allen Embrey
Additional Class Information
Kung Fu Instructor: Allan Embrey MA LPC
Allan is a Masters Level Family and Marriage Counselor, who is focused on helping others find ways to improve the quality of their lives. He has been studying Chinese Shaolin Kung Fu with the Chinese Shaolin Center, for over 25 years. The Center, based in Denver, Colorado, was founded under Grandmaster Sin Kwang The', a 10th degree Black Belt. Allan is an active student with his instructors, 7th degree Black Belt, Elder Masters David and Sharon Soard, of the Chinese Shaolin Center in Denver He also studies with Sifu Mo Seyam, in Raleigh, North Carolina. Allan is a Certified Instructor with the Chinese Shaolin Center, and holds the rank of, 2nd degree Black Belt.
Allan lived and studied for two years in mainland China, in Xian, the last ancient walled city. He studied Tai Chi, and Ba Gua, specifically, as well as, Kung Fu, Chinese culture, history and philosophy, from several teachers across China. While in China, he was employed as a professor at the Xian Foreign Language University, where he taught Tourism, Business and English. He was able to travel extensively throughout China, which included, areas of historical importance in the development of Kung Fu, like the Shaolin Temple.