SF San Shou Event
POSTED: May 22, 2010 18:15
Tat-Mau Wong and Nick Scrima bring you the "Golden Gate Kung Fu Championship" an official ICMAC
5 Star Rated event.
Over the weekend of July 2-4, 2010,
a first rate Chinese martial arts championship will be staged in the
beautiful city of San Francisco.
Over 350 divisions will ensure exciting
competition in Traditional and Contemporary Wushu-Kung Fu,
Taiji, Bagua, Xing Yi,
weapons forms, Tui Shou
(Push-Hands) and fighting.
are excited to bring this tournament to what is considered the biggest
home to Chinese martial arts outside of China. This is another great
opportunity for West Coast competitors to build up their points
standing for the Inside Kung-Fu Top Ten Rating
and also to qualify for the ICMAC World
Championship in the Bahamas in December.
POSTED: Nov 2, 2009 16:41
Oakland San Shou Team will be competing at the upcoming event:
Saturday November 7th (all day)
American Kickboxing Academy
1830 Hillsdale Ave. #2
San Jose, CA 95124
New Schedule for fall classes
POSTED: Aug 25, 2009 16:16
The new schedule for fall classes is posted on:
The emphasis will be San Shou training.
POSTED: Aug 2, 2009 18:20
There are no public classes for the month of August at EBM Kung Fu. Classes will start Wednesday September 2nd. We will be posting the new schedule around mid-month. Please check back or send us an email so you can receive notifications.
USA San Shou Team Trials
POSTED: Jan 13, 2009 02:40
The USAWKF San Shou committee is taking proposals for the venue of the
San Shou Team Trials for the next World Championships which will be
held in Toronto Canada in October 2009. The Team Trials will be held
sometime between May and July 2009. If you have a proposal for the
venue or any questions please contact EBM@KUNGFU.NET
Next kettlebell workshop
POSTED: Dec 30, 2008 01:28
The next kettlebell workshop is Sunday, January 18th 2009 from 2:00-3:30PM.
Please contact us if you are interested in attending but not a student at EBM Kung Fu: EBM@KUNGFU.NET
POSTED: Dec 30, 2008 01:20
We have posted the new schedule for the new year on the training page
schedule going into 2009 has a few modifications. We are still pushing
forward with the new approach to Northern Shaolin training. We will
continue to do the stance training on Friday nights from 6:30-7:30.
The Monday night Northern Shaolin class will introduce new drills
focused on kicking.
The Wednesday night San Shou class will emphasize circuit training
for San Shou kicking and medicine ball conditioning. The Friday night
San Shou class is more circuit training with an emphasis on boxing drills and conditioning.
Sunday sparring will emphasize more International rules San Shou training. http://iwuf.org/rule1.asp
POSTED: Dec 30, 2008 01:17
We have updated www.kungfu.net
The general layout of the page has been rewritten. We have added
some new content and removed the outdated material. We have added a new
'news' section to the first page that we will be updating more
frequently. We have also added a guestbook and a testimonials page. If
you feel so inspired, we would appreciate any testimonial you might like
to share about your experience training at EBM Kung Fu. Drop us a line and we will give you the link to post a testimonial.
If you are a fighter with a profile on the fighters page, and would
like to change, remove or update your profile, let us know. Or if you
are a fighter, and do not have a profile, please send the relevant
Oakland San Shou Team
POSTED: May 13, 2007 02:41
Fight Videos: Oakland San Shou at Pacific Ring Sports Muay Thai Smoker, on google video:
Brian M. opponent quit after round two.
Thanks Michael H. for making the videos.
POSTED: Oct 13, 2006 02:43
Krystal Willis was unable to train last Sunday so she brought her camera to class.
Here are 83 pics of the drills, free fighting and conditioning practiced in San Shou:
Cilck here to see the pics.
Brent Hamby in new book on Chinese Martial Arts
POSTED: Jul 29, 2006 02:46
Brent Hamby is featured in the San Shou section of a new book on Chinese Martial Arts.
Check out Joy of Wushu
POSTED: Jun 13, 2006 02:44
Rick Wing, a top student of Wong Jack Man and the successor to Sifu Wong's San Francisco class,
has released a book on Northern Shaolin. Be sure and check out:
Shaolin Number 5, Martial Skill
Thanks to Rick for cataloguing this important information.
US San Shou Team
POSTED: Aug 13, 2005 02:48
The US San Shou Team was determined at the team trials as:
123 lbs. Andrew Valladarez (Cung Le)
133 lbs. Duncan Duffin (Independent)
143 lbs. Jose Palacios (Cung Le)
154 lbs. Max Chen (William CC Chen)
176 lbs. Russ Middleton (EBM Oakland San Shou Team)
188 lbs. Brian Madigan (EBM Oakland San Shou Team)
118 lbs. Van Do (Cung Le)
123 lbs. Sarah Ponce (Texas Kickboxing)
143 lbs. Tiffany Chen (William CC Chen)
154 lbs. Elaina Maxwell (Cung Le)
These fighters will be representing the US at the World
Championships in Vietnam in December. Brent Hamby and Cung Le will be
serving as the coaches. Tat Wong is the Team Director.
POSTED: May 13, 2005 02:49
Oakland San Shou had a strong showing at Pacific Kickboxing today,
punctuated by Brian Madigan's knock out kick against a 244 pound
opponent. Congratulations to Christopher Lin, Tyler Ross,
Ryan Thompson and Brian Madigan of Oakland San Shou.
See the knockout footage!
POSTED: Mar 13, 2005 02:50
The following pictures of Brent Hamby
and Russ Middleton were taken at
EBM Kung Fu on September 10, 2004 by
Lily Liu for her book "The Joy of Wushu".
Click here to see the pictures
POSTED: Apr 16, 2004 02:50
Brent Hamby appointed Assistant Coach to Gao Mae Jian
Brent Hamby will be the assistant coach to Gao Mae Jian for the US San Shou Team at the 7th
World Wushu Championships. Brent, and Oakland San Shou fighter Russ Middleton will be traveling
to China in November for the World San Shou Championships. The USA has never won the Gold in
international San Shou competition, perhaps this year history will be made.
Oakland San Shou Team Victories
POSTED: Aug 1, 2003 02:51
Born to Fight III results
The Oakland San Shou Team had a good day on Saturday competing at
Cung Le's Born to Fight III. Here are the results for Oakland San
Shou during the day event:
|Antonio Delgado|| GOLD MEDAL (A div)|
|Ross MacWhinney|| GOLD MEDAL (B div)|
|Scott Weber|| GOLD MEDAL (B div)|
|Marco Aguilera|| GOLD MEDAL (B div)|
|Sean Mitchell|| BRONZE MEDAL (B div) |
Here are the results for Oakland San Shou during the evening Super
- Brian Madigan DEFEATS James Fanshier from Cung Le's
- Beth Wolfe lost to Sarah Ponce from Texas
- Russ Middleton DEFEATS Ritchie ??? from Ohio
POSTED: Oct 18, 2002 02:52
USAWKF Nationals Results
Oakland San Shou Team
Brian Madigan 90 kg GOLD MEDAL
- Russ Middleton 85 kg GOLD MEDAL
- Matt Calaleta 80 kg GOLD MEDAL
- Antonio Delgado 75 kg SILVER MEDAL
Congratulations to the fighters! The Oakland San Shou Team now has six National Champions.
The Oakland San Shou Team at Nationals