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William Kwok

Sifu William Kwok

William Kwok began training in Martial Arts at age seven. Born in Hong Kong, he is Grandmaster WAN Kam Leung’s Closed Door Disciple. He is the first official instructor of Wan Kam Leung’s Practical Wing Chun to teach in America. A Harvard graduate and a former business professor, Sifu Kwok established Gotham Martial Arts in […]

The Southpaw Advantage

The Southpaw Advantage

Abstract ​​Performers with a left-orientation have a greater likelihood of obtaining elite levels of performance in many interactive sports. This study examined whether combat stance orientation was related to skill and success in Mixed Martial Arts fighters. Data were extracted for 1468 mixed martial artists from a reliable and valid online data source. Measures included […]

Sifu William Kwok – Building a Legacy

Sifu William Kwok

Practical Wing Chun was developed by my Sifu, Grandmaster WAN Kam Leung, a senior disciple of the legendary WONG Shun Leung.  The essence of Practical Wing Chun is derived from basic Wing Chun principles, but Grandmaster Wan has modified and continues to fine-tune it with his 50+ years of practice, experience and training.  Despite these alterations, Practical Wing Chun shares the primary tenets of […]