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January - June 2015

 

June Sash Presentations, June 27, 2015

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Those martial arts classes paid off in Albuquerque on June 27, with nine students earning promotions in kung fu. 

KEVIN HUANG: Tan Tui San 弹腿三  (Spring Leg Three) for Orange-black sash 

ADRIAN VALLES: Tan Tui Yi   弹腿  (Spring Leg One) for Orange sash

COLE HUFFMAN: Tan Tui Yi   弹腿  (Spring Leg One) for Orange sash

KAEDE: Xiao Tan Tui Yi  弹腿(Little Spring Leg One) for Yellow-white sash

ANDRES: Xiao Tan Tui Yi  弹腿(Little Spring Leg One) for Yellow-white sash

GISELLE FERREIRA: Xiao Quan  (Little Fist) for Yellow sash

JULIAN: Xiao Long Yi   (Little Dragon One) for White-yellow sash

ETHAN: Xiao Long Yi   (Little Dragon One) for White-yellow sash

CORBIN: Xiao Long Yi   (Little Dragon One) for White-yellow sash

Congratulations, all!

 


 

 

May Sash Presentations, May 30, 2015

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Albuquerque Martial Artistry Shaolin Kung Fu and Chinese Wushu had seven students test successfully for new ranks this past month.

GALE BORKENHAGEN:Dao Xiao Hu Yan  小虎燕(Little Tiger Swallow) for Blue Sash

GEORGE BENNETT: Kung Lik Kuen (Power Fist Form) for Green Sash  

MARK SMITH: Tan Tui San弹腿三  (Spring Leg Three) for Orange-black sash

MILDRED VOLL: Xiao Quan    (Little Fist)for Yellow sash

GABRIEL NAGURSKI: Xiao Quan    (Little Fist)for Yellow sash

ROBERT RIVERA: Xiao Quan    (Little Fist)for Yellow sash

BECKETT KING: Xiao Long Yi   (Little Dragon One) for White-yellow sash

Congratulations on achieving your latest martial arts goal, everyone!

 


 


April Sash Presentations, May 2, 2015

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Ten students advanced to new ranks for martial arts classes in Albuquerque at Martial Artistry Shaolin Kung Fu and Chinese Wushu.

JOSEPH BUTNER:Dao Yi  刀一  (Broadsword One) for Blue-black Sash 

LILY JENSEN: Xiao Kai Men 开门 (Little Open Gate) for Green-white Sash  

MARK SMITH: Tan Tui Er弹腿二  (Spring Leg Two) for Orange-white sash

KEVIN HUANG: Tan Tui Er弹腿二  (Spring Leg Two) for Orange-white sash

NICK OLSON: Xiao Quan    (Little Fist)for Yellow sash

CARLEY MAZE: Xiao Long San   龙三(Little Dragon Three) for White-green sash

FLYNN KING: Xiao Long Er   龙二(Little Dragon Two) for White-orange sash

KINO DELAO: Xiao Long Er   龙二(Little Dragon Two) for White-orange sash

LAWSON MAZE: Xiao Long Er   龙二(Little Dragon Two) for White-orange sash

DIEGO GALL: Xiao Long Yi   (Little Dragon One) for White-yellow sash

Great job, everyone, on your testing results!

 


 


Sash Presentations January 31, 2015

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Thirteen martial arts hopefuls presented kung fu forms before an audience of instructors, students and family members for the final phase in their requirements for new ranks.

CONNOR BENNETT: Tan Tui Er弹腿二  (Spring Leg Two) for Orange-white sash


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JAMES KEY: Tan Tui Yi   弹腿  (Spring Leg One) for Orange sash


600 Mica Saville 2015-1-31

M. SAVILLE: Xiao Tan Tui Er弹腿二  (Little Spring Leg Two) for Yellow-black sash

ADRIAN VALLES: Xiao Tan Tui Er弹腿二  (Little Spring Leg Two) for Yellow-black sash


600 Mark Smith 2015-1-31

MARK SMITH: Xiao Tan Tui Er弹腿二  (Little Spring Leg Two) for Yellow-black sash


600 Kevin Huang 2015-1-31

KEVIN HUANG: Xiao Tan Tui Er弹腿二  (Little Spring Leg Two) for Yellow-black sash


600 Arturo Archuleta 2015-1-31

ARTURO ARCHULETA: Xiao Tan Tui Yi  弹腿 (Little Spring Leg One) for Yellow-white sash


600 Marcus Powell 2015-1-31

MARCUS POWELL: Xiao Tan Tui Yi  弹腿 (Little Spring Leg One) for Yellow-white sash

BEN DURAN:  Xiao Quan    (Little Fist)for Yellow sash


600 Baxter Coffey 2015-1-31

BAXTER COFFEY:  Xiao Long Si   龙四 (Little Dragon Four) for White-blue sash


600 Carley Maze 2015-1-31

CARLEY MAZE:  Xiao Long Er   龙二 (Little Dragon Two) for White-orange sash


600 Hero Ma 2015-1-31

HERO MA: Xiao Long Yi   一 (Little Dragon One) for White-yellow sash


600 Kino DeLao 2015-1-31

KINO DELAO:  Xiao Long Yi   一 (Little Dragon One) for White-yellow sash

 

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While the event was a display of serious wushu skills, there was also an opportunity for some fun with a traditional “offering of the bribes”. Sort of like feeding the guardian lions for good luck, but with more giggles. A video of the hilarity can be found here.