Masters

 

Venerable Shaolin Abbot Shi Yong Xin,
is the Abbot of the Songshan Shaolin Temple in Henan Province. Supporting the promotion of Shaolin Martial Arts, the Abbot gave his support and blessing for the founding Master Shi Yan Jia to set up the Qufu Shaolin Martial Arts School in 2008. Xin Shi Yong Xin was born in 1965 and joined the Shaolin Temple in 1981. He took office as the Shaolin Temple Abbot in 1999 after a long study as a monk at the Shaolin Temple and other monasteries. He became the thirtieth successor after the previous Buddhist Abbot Xue Ting Fu Yu. He is the chairman of Henan Province Buddhists Association, vice-chairman of China's Buddhist Association, representative of Ninth National People's congress and also the first Chinese monk ever to get a MBA degree.The Venerable Abbot Shi Yong Xin is renowned for his work for promoting Shaolin Buddhist culture,his writings as a scholar and for his continuous efforts of restoring the Shaolin Temple.
Master Shi Yan Jia (Wei Shifu),
a 34th generation Shaolin Disciple of the current Shaolin Temple Abbot Shi Yongxin, came to the Shaolin Temple to learn Shaolin Kungfu from the age of 8 years old and stayed there for a further ten years. He is currently ranked at level 7. He has 8 years of experience in teaching Kung Fu to international students from all over the world and giving performances to many people. In the 1st national Shaolin Kung Fu competition he was awarded first place in traditional Shaolin Fist form and Shaolin Spear form. At the 9th Sports Meeting in Henan province, he also won first place for his Shaolin Staff routine, and in the championships of Zhengzhou, he came first in the Traditional Sword form category.
Master Miao,
traditional Baij Quan, Pigua zhang and Yang Style Taiji Master. 66 year old with over 55 years’ Kung experience. He was born in Cangzhou, which is nationally known as the “hometown of Martial Arts”. This provides him a chance to learn the essence and traditional Kung Fu styles such as Baji Quan, Pigua Xhang, Yi Quan, Nothern Preying mantis, Yanqing Quan and some unique weapons such as Long-tassel Straight Sword, Two-handed Straight Sword and Miao Dao.
He won Gold Medal for Baiji and Pigua on Cangzhou International  Wushu Festival 2010 and 2011. There are
  numerous articles written about him. He trained under some of the best masters in Asia such as Wang Shao Kun, Huang Yu Zhu, Zhao Fu Jiang, Dong Huo Kang, Cui Rui Bin and Sun Hui Hai.
Master Miao joined us in 2016 and he has been teaching international students for over 5 years.
Master Shi Yan Hua (Master Du),
34th generation warrior monk,disciple of the Shalin Temple Abbot Shi Yong Xin. He masters broad sword, staff and Shaolin trditional form such as Dahong.
He ranked 6 band in the 9 band system of Shaolin Kung Fu.
He went to the Shaolin Temple when he is 9 years old in 1998.
Here are some competitions he attended: 2000, he attended the International Martial Arts Festival and is Champion for Traditional Shaolin fist.
2002, he won first places of Shaolin Staff and Broard sword on A class school’s competition in Deng Feng.In 2005, he competed in the National Shaolin Kung Fu Competition and earned the 2nd prize for his Shaolin Staff.
He started his teaching job from 2006 till now.
Master Zhang,
traditional Mantis Fist master; founder of Honglian Mantis Fist;
the 7th generation inheritor of Chinese Mantis Fist; first level national martial arts instructor and band 6 Chinese martial Artist.
Master Zheng was  born in 1958, he already trained Kung Fu for nearly 50 years. He firstly trained in Shaolin Kung Fu and Mantis in his early years.  In his martial arts life, he followed a lot of famous Chinese martial artists, such as Mr. Zhang yuqing, the 6th generation Inheritor of Seven Star Mantis fist;Mr. Lu Junde, the 3rd generation inheritor of Honglian style Kung Fu; Mr. Zhou Yongfu, 6th generation Inheritor of Plum Blossom Mantis Fist; Mr. Hong Zhiyin, founder of Hou Style Northern Shaolin Kung Fu.
In 1980s, he created his own style: Honglian Mantis Fist, based on Mantis, Honglian Fist, and Shaolin Kung Fu, and fully absorbed the essence of Xingyi, Bagua, Taiji, wrestling, and Qin'na. After this, he spent all his time to create a full system of Honglian Mantis.
In 2003, he started to work on set up "Mantis Fist Committee of Xuzhou City" in his hometown. And later he was selected the professional president of that Committee.
He also won lots of medals:
In 2005, he won the golden medal of animal style and silver medal of double weapons on the 3rd International Martial arts festivals for HongKong. In 2006, his Mantis form and double hooks  won two golden medal in Xi'an on the national Martial arts competition. In 2007, his mania form won a sliver medal on the "2nd international Mantis competition".
 
Shi Yan Peng (Master Song),
34th generation warrior monk, 1st level National Athlete on Martial Arts, ranked at 6th bank in Shaolin Kung Fu level system., excellent coach of the competing team in Tagou Martial Arts school in Henan province. He specializes on Shaolin fist, spear, sword and Sanda. He was born in a martial arts family of Shanxi province and get start on Kung Fu at his hometown when he is 5 year old. After four years of training, he attends Teenagers’ Martial arts Schools Competition of Shanxi Province and take the first place of Staff for the child group. When he is 10 year old, he won the gold medal of Shaolin fist on the Taiyuan City’s Sports Meeting. Out of his talents shows on marital arts and excellent performance he has benn recommend to the Songshan Shaolin Temple in 2003 . In 2004, he won first places of Shaolin Fist at the Championship of traditional Shaolin Kung Fu of Henan Province. In 2006, he took the 1st place of Contest Straight Sword on A class school’s competition in Deng Feng. In 2008, he won the Championship of 60 kg level Sanda, in the Henan province Sports Meeting. He started to teach Kung fu in 2009.  and received lots of  positive comments from students.
Master He,
traditional Xingyi and Bagua Zhang Master,  63 year old with over 50 years’ Kung experience. He is from Cangzhou, which is nationally known as the “hometown of Martial Arts”. In his early ages, he got started on the local Cangzhou Wushu styles such as Yanqing Quan, Hong Quan and Tongbi Quan. After he is 30 years old, he started to focus on Xing Yi and some rare and local weapons such as Xigyi 13 spears, and Long-tassel Straight Sword.
He won Gold Medal for Xingyi and Bagua on Cangzhou International  Wushu Festival 2014 and 2015.
Shi Yan Nan (Master Liu ),
34th generation warrior monk, ranked at 6th bank in Shaolin Kung Fu level system. He stared to learn Shaolin Kung fu in the year 1993, when he is 7 year old and trained for 9 years. He speciaalizes in Shaolin Ditang forms, Staff, broad sword and double swords. From 2003, he has been selected to the Shaolin warrior monk team and started his oversea performance and teaching area. Here are some of his good marks he won:

In 2001, he won the 1st place of double sword of the teenagers’ Marital Arts Championship of Henan province. In 2002, he ranged the second for Staff , and first place for Ditang form in the A class martial arts School competition.    In 2003 he performed for the “Mayalia Kung Fu Night” charity activity.
In July of 2006,  he went to Grace to act at the Shaolin Temple’s stage play of “ the 13 staff monks saved the Tang Dynasty’s prince”.
From 2007 till 2012 he has been invite tfor many oversea Kung Fu performances and cultural exchanges in England, Russia, and the U.S. He started to work as a master from 2012 till now.In his teaching time, he also started to specialise on Wing Chun.
 

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