Mui Faa Wing Chun was formed in 1984 in Durham City U.K teaching original Samuel Kwok Ip Man Wing Chun as taught then by Grandmaster Kwok at the birth of U.K IP Man Wing Chun in the U. K of the late 1970s and early 1980s. It was taught in this style during Great Grandmaster IP Chun first visits to the U.K and our Mui Faa Clubs in County Durham.
Today while all others have moved away from the original teachings of U K Wing Chun taught to none chinese not only taught as basic syllabus but also taught in full with nothing held back or hidden as with Master Chapplow’s own expeariance one of the First of Grandmaster Samuel Kwok in-house/closed door students of none chinese decent in the U.K!
Mui Faa Ip Man Wing Chun under Master Matthew Chapplow is still to this day taught to all in its full and orginal forms , added to this his many years of development and study not only in Ip Man but also of other Wing Chun Lineges inclueding acuppresure poison hand (vital Point, Snake Wing Chun and 5 Animal and 5 Element Wing Chun). It is his beleaf one dose not dispose of old skills when learning new ones, rather you should always add to your Skillset and Grow with it making the style much more flexable and stronger so adding to a deep foundation in Ip Man Wing Chun and the Wing Chun Style teaching with complete openess and Full content even to containing original closed door teachings which are now open to all within the Mui Faa Ga/Family.
MUI Faa Sylabus is full and comprehensive! but as with any sylabus none can contain all the vast knowledge, tecniques and skills within Ip Man Wing Chun. Master Chaplow promotes the sylabus only as a guideline to be greatly expanded upon by all Mui Faa Instructors ,to nurture, enable and enpower every Mui Faa Student who are taught in class as an individual to reach there full Potential with greater Knowledge enableing to enpower them to consistantly train and improve everyday in there Mui Faa fucture.
Every Sunday Master Chaplow holds a 3 hour instructor collage and Master Class for those wishing to train at wa much higher level even to attain instructor Level. Learning Form ,concepts and skills also the control and use of internal energies normaly emmited from many other Wing Chun clubs training.
Mui Faa utilises the concepts of the Wing Chun Style as an effective Style for all no matter of gender ,age and even in some cases disability also in illness recovery With training of the Ancient ThreeTreasures these are Jing Qi Shen the chinese medical and internal energies chinese medicine practiced for thousands of years *.
MUI Faa not only train the body to a high fittness level but also throungh meditation the Jing Mind and Shen sprit/Heart as one can be the fittest but how many times dose one hear in none chinese terms.
He did not win because his Mind was not on it .
He did not win because his heart was not in it .
Mui Faa Still teach today all that was taught in the birth of U.K Ip Man but through Master Chapplow has added to and expanded its Knowledge and Skillset. Mui Faa Ip Man has been developed for all ages and abilities is great for those who want a hobby, for self defence to get fit and also caters for those who wish more in depth serous study like the Instructor collage and Master Class.
Mui Faa is fun and effective, politic free and open to all beginner to advanced were All are welcome.