MARTIAL ARTISTRY SCRAPBOOK

JULY - DECEMBER 2015

 

Sash Presentations

December 26, 2015

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Eight students of our martial arts classes received new ranks at our final sash presentation for the year.

GEORGE BENNETT: Xiao Kai Men 开门 (Little Open Gate) for Green-white Sash

KEVIN HUANG: Xiao Kai Men 开门 (Little Open Gate) for Green-white Sash

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

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

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

ELOISA MORENO: Xiao Quan    (Little Fist) for Yellow sash

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

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

Congratulations to our Albuquerque students!


Sash Presentations

November 28, 2015

 

Albuquerque martial arts school new kung fu training sashes

 

Students of our Albuquerque martial arts classes recovered from their turkey dinners in time to dazzle the audience of their presentations with their kung fu skills.

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

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

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

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

LANDON ORTIZ:  Xiao Quan    (Little Fist) for Yellow sash

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

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

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


Smiles and congratulations abounded as new sashes were awarded.

 


 

Sash Presentations

October 31, 2015

Albuquerque Kung Fu Class Graduates

 

Congratulations to our recently promoted kung fu students who presented their martial arts forms on Saturday, October 31, 2015. No tricks here - the instructors were definitely treated to an outstanding performance.

ED McGINNIS: Nian Qing Hu Quan            虎拳  (Young Tiger Boxing)  for Purple sash

LYDIA EGGERT: Dao Yi  刀一  (Broadsword One) for Blue-Black Sash 

CHRISTINA MAZE: Xiao Quan    (Little Fist) for Yellow sash

JENNIFER SANFILIPO: Xiao Quan    (Little Fist) for Yellow sash

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

 


 

Albuquerque: The Dragon is In You!

Friday, October 9, 2015

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Mushu the Dragon is back at Martial Artistry! It's good to see his smiling face over our mirror during kung fu classes once more.

 


 

Wushu Sash Presentations

September 26, 2015

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Another great presentation group, rocking the kung fu scene in Albuquerque! Congratulations to all our adults, children and kids who studied and trained hard in the martial arts classes and at home, performed admirably before their instructors, peers, and a large audience, and brought home new ranks.

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

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

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

ADAM MAXWELL:  Xiao Quan    (Little Fist)for Yellow sash

BRUCE KING:  Xiao Quan    (Little Fist)for Yellow sash

SASKIA KING:  Xiao Quan    (Little Fist)for Yellow sash

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

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

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

KEVIN HUANG:  Kung Lik Kuen (Power Fist Form) for Green Sash

KJ McIVER:  Kung Lik Kuen (Power Fist Form) for Green Sash

SYLVIA COFFEY:  Kung Lik Kuen (Power Fist Form) for Green Sash

TODD COFFEY:  Si Yun Shuangtou Qiang 四云双头枪   (Four Cloud Double Head Spear) for Purple-Red

DOROTHY STENDER:  Tang Lang Quan  螳螂  (Praying Mantis Boxing)


 

Kung Fu Training Pays Off

August 29, 2015

 

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The martial arts are alive and well here, with our kung fu brothers and sisters representing in the Albuquerque area during sash presentations on Saturday, August 28, 2015.

Newly promoted to higher ranks were:

ELLIE WILSON:Guan Yin Quan  音拳(Guan Yin Fist)

APRIL DAWN DUNCAN: Xiao Huo Long  小火  (Small Fire Dragon)

KEVIN RODGERS: Xiao Kai Men 开门(Little Open Gate) for Green-white Sash

ROBERT RIVERA: Xiao Tan Tui Yi  小弹腿一(Little Spring Leg One) for Yellow-white sash

BAXTER: Xiao Long Wu   小龙五 (Little Dragon Five) for White-purple sash

FLYNN: Xiao Long San   小龙三 (Little Dragon Three) for White-green sash

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

Great job, everyone!

 


 

July Kung Fu Sash Presentations

August 1, 2015

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Hard work in their martial arts classes paid off for these Albuquerque students who received new ranks in kung fu.

DANIELLE HAYDEN: Nan Dao  南刀  (Southern Saber) for Brown-Red sash

DANI JUARES: Dao YI  刀一  (Broadsword One) for Blue-Black Sash

EDI JUARES: Dao Yi  刀一  (Broadsword One) for Blue-Black Sash

NATASHA McGINNIS: Xiao Hu Yan  小虎燕(Little Tiger Swallow) for Blue Sash

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

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

Congratulations to all!