Welcome to Scotland’s
School of White Crane Kung Fu & Tai Chi Chuan
Throughout all that we do we believe in challenging convention, wholehearted expression and embracing excellence.
We achieve this through practicing White Crane Kung Fu and applying its principles to training, thinking and daily life.
Our martial arts school welcomes you with an open door and a path of adventure.
It is up to you to step through that door.
Our new term of classes is starting…
Our next and extremely exciting term of classes will run:
from Wednesday 4th September to Thursday 21st November.
All levels are very welcome including complete beginners and armchair aficionados.
If you can’t make the first classes it doesn’t matter, just come along when you can.
Full details of our classes including times, costs and locations can be found here.
See us at the first ever
Edinburgh Kung Fu Movie Festival
We are excited to be involved with Edinburgh’s first ever Kung Fu Movie Festival organised by Summerhall. The event will run from 16th - 22nd September 2019 at Summerhall’s own cinema in the Red Lecture Theatre. The festival will feature some of the most influential martial arts movies of all time including Enter the Dragon, Drunken Master and Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon. We will be present for Q & A sessions discussing the art and science of kung fu plus on Saturday 21st September we will be hosting a series of Drunken Style Kung Fu workshops in conjunction with the screening of Drunken Master. All of the screenings and booking details can be found here.
"Stuffing feathers up your butt does not make you a chicken."
A brief introduction
We teach authentic White Crane Kung Fu as a traditional martial art for thinking people that is practical, pragmatic and precise. Self-defence, health and the joy of practice are at the core of our training. It is one of the most respected martial arts in the world and through its migration to Okinawa played a crucial role in the creation of Karate.
Our classes cover Edinburgh and the beautiful Scottish Borders and complete beginners are always greeted with a friendly welcome and practicable training.
We teach three styles of White Crane Boxing:
We are affiliated with the Weng Gong Ci Martial Gym in Yong Chun which was the first official school of Fujian White Crane to be established by the Chinese government and represents an unbroken lineage of learning that spans back to the system’s founder some 350 years ago.
For more information about the Weng Gong Ci Martial Gym and our wider White Crane family please click below or see our links page: