Kungfu Basics

Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Release date: 2011-12-20

Description

Get your training off to a great startfrom basic kicks to training and tournamentsthis book is a perfect introduction to kung fu for beginners. It's everything you need to get started in kung fu!Are you eager to learn kung fu, but don't know where to begin? Are you intimidated by the unfamiliar terms or the variety of styles? With Kungfu Basics you'll become an expert in this Chinese martial art in no time! Whether you are considering taking up this martial art, or you've already started, Kungfu Basics offers an easy, yet comprehensive introduction to everything you need to know to feel confident and be successful.You'll learn about:The origins of kung fuphilosophy, history and different stylesWhat really happens in a kung fu classinvaluable tips on choosing the right school, getting ready for your first class, and basic training methodsThe essential elements of the stylestances, footwork, kicks, and hand techniques, with tips on common mistakes and how to get the most power out of each moveDrill and conditioning exercisesexercises to compliment your trainingEffective ways to improve your kung fu techniquetraditional teaching advice of Chinese mastersResourceshelp further develop your knowledge and understanding of kung fu

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Additional Information

Genre: Oriental martial arts

Collection: Tuttle Publishing

Type: Adobe PDF

Pages: 192

ISBN: 9781462903054

Additional Information

Genre: Oriental martial arts

Collection: Tuttle Publishing

Type: Adobe PDF

Pages: 192

ISBN: 9781462903054

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