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Hung Gar (洪家), Hung Kuen (洪拳), or Hung Ga Kuen (洪家拳) belongs to that branch of Kung-Fu assembled under the name of Naam Kuen (or Nam Quan) because it was born and developed in South of Yangtze river. Hung Gar is one of the 5 styles, with Mok Gar, Lau Gar, Choy Gar and Li Gar, that gave birth to the various Naam Kuen styles. Today Hung Gar is the keeper of the ancient boxing of the Siu Lam temple, focusing on the training related to the fighting and, at the same time, concerning the health and inside development thanks to exercises in about the control of Qi.

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Grandmaster Chiu Chi Ling

Sanda or Sanshou (散打) also known as Chinese kickboxing, is a Chinese combat sport and a self-defense system. Sanda is a martial art which was originally developed by the Chinese military based upon the study and practices of traditional Kung fu and modern combat fighting techniques; it combines full-contact kickboxing, which includes close range and rapid successive punches and kicks, with wrestling, takedowns, throws, sweeps, kick catches, and in some competitions, even elbow and knee strikes.

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Sanda Fight

Grandmaster Chiu Chi Ling (趙志淩) is one of the most expert masters of Hung Gar Kung Fu. He was born on January 20th, in 1941 in Guandong. His father Chiu Kau (1895-1995) during all his life is considered to be one of the maximum worldwide exponent of Hung Gar and his mother, Siu Ying, is very expert too.
He founded his own association with the aim to expand Hung Gar everywhere. He performed Hung Gar many times and was interwieved in Usa, Germany, Greece, Spain, in China, Singapore and naturally in Hong Kong.
He partecipated to several international tournaments and exhibitions, like the First Wong Fei Hung memorial day in Fut Shan (his native city), where a museum was dedicated to Grand Master Wong Fei Hung.

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