Senior Leader Amy

What are your credentials?

  • 2nd Kyu / Purple Sash
  • Senior Leader

When did you join Shi’hing Kung Fu?

November 2015

Have you ever studied any other form of martial arts?

  • Lau Gar Kung Fu (orange sash)
  • Tae-kwon Do (green belt with blue tag)

What interested you in Kung Fu as a style?

Having been studying martial arts since childhood, I have always been attracted to the softness of the style, which is absent in other styles.  There is an art in the traditional elements, which I simply adore.

How would you describe your teaching style?

I’m firm, but thorough.  I like to make sure that students are getting the best out of their time with maximum understanding.

What do you like to teach?

  • Traditional forms / patterns

Do you have a favourite technique(s)?

  • Custom forms / patterns
  • Weapons defences

What advice would you give to someone who wants to learn a martial art?

  • Make sure that you’re doing it for the right reasons.
  • Take care in your patience.
  • Never judge or compare yourself to higher grades.
  • Just be mindful of what you learn, and how you can improve.