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2016 So Far
We have had a very busy, exciting year so far and this is the video of some of our highlights!
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle 2 Out of the Shadows
Kung Fu Schools Croydon students were asked to perform for the special guests at the previews for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2, Out of the Shadows at the Vue Cinema in Leicester Square, London.
The Year of the Monkey
To celebrate the Chinese New Year 2016, the Year of the Monkey, on Sunday 7th February students of Kung Fu Schools Croydon performed on stage in front of hundreds at the Whitgift centrein Croydon. The students did a fantastic demonstration with nunchucks, also performing on the day with Dragon Dance, traditional Chinese Folk Dances and Songs, Martial Arts demonstrations and much more. It was a fantastic day and Kung Fu Schools Croydon are extremely proud to have their students on stage with such a fantastic performance.
Chinese New Year Celebrations - The Year of the Goat
The Chinese New Year got off to a fantastic start with the celebrations in the Whitgift Centre. Student of Kung Fu Schools Croydon and Performers from the Chinese Confucius Institute for TCM at the South Bank University entertained the crowds with tradition Chinese dances, folk songs, martial arts, weapons demonstrations. The students of Kung Fu Schools Croydon performed a tradition Chinese Fan Dance and a fantastic Kung Fu display, we are extremely proud of them!
Chinese New Year Celebrations - The Year of the Snake
Students of Kung Fu Schools Croydon, performers from the London Confucius Institute with the Mayor and Mayoress of Croydon for the Year of the Snake Celebrations. The students trained their Martial Art skills extremely hard putting in lots of extra hours for the Kung Fu displays, we are very proud of them and the amazing effort they showed.
Chinese New Year Celebrations - 2012
Compilation from KFS students on Blue Peter
Here's a compilation of Jack Black and Kung Fu Schools students on Blue Peter.
Confucious Institute at Kung Fu Schools Croydon
To Celebrate Chinese Well Being week, the Confucious institude visited Kung Fu Schools Croydon. We had a great afternoon with the Mayor of Sutton as well as the team from the Confucious institute, who introduced to the Kids to some new activities and provided a Lion Dance and Wu Shu display. We would like to give a big thank you from all the team and kids to The Confucious Institute and everyone who performed on that day.
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Confucius Institute visits Kung Fu Schools Croydon
The Confucius Institute (based at London's South Bank University) visited on Saturday 20th February.
Kung Fu Schools were very honoured to have some very special guests, as performers from north east China gave two packed out performances in front of parents and children, with demonstrations of lion dancing, weapons and Wushu kung fu. There were also dancers from the Chinese opera and they performed the fire dance, the paper cutting dance and the tai chi fan dance.
The performers have done demonstrations in front of a hundred thousand people up and down the UK this year on behalf of the Confucius institute. They were also at Trafalgar square on Sunday 14th February to celebrate the Chinese new year, which was attended by the mayor of London Boris Johnson.
Kung Fu Schools in the News
Kung Fu Schools Croydon was visited by Matthew Morris from BBC London news. Sifu Alan was asked to contribute to a news story on the subject of teaching Martial Art skills responsibly. As a leading Martial Arts centre our classes help develop and reinforce the ABC's of life - Attitude, Behaviour and Character - and we would never condone the irresponsible use Wing Chun Kung Fu.