September 26th, 2011
Article Source: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/cndy/2011-09/27/content_13797047.htm
Paying Respects to Tai Chi elders in Handan
Filmmaking is just a hobby now, says kungfu star Jet Li, who is spending more time on his charity and on promoting martial arts.
He has turned down three films in 2011, including an American one, Li says at the premiere of his latest film, [The Sorcerer and the White Snake], a fantasy flick based on a Chinese folktale about the romance between a man and a snake fairy.
He plays a kungfu monk in the film, which will be released on Sept 28.
The 48-year-old, while running his charity institution One Foundation, will soon start a company to promote tai chi with Alibaba Group Chairman Jack Ma. Alibaba is one of the largest online commerce platforms in China.
August 30th, 2010
Aug 28 Changquan Alfred Combat Games Competition
The US and Canada national teams were in attendance at the 2010 sport accord combat games held in Beijing China among many other countries such as Russia, China, Malaysia, Macau, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Brazil, and Japan. The US Team sent veteran wushu athletes Sarah Chang, Peter Dang, and Alfred Hsing.
September 14th, 2009
Canwest News Service
A Canadian dance icon and one of the country’s top martial artists are offering to force you through the pain barrier this month — for free.
During September, Stephanie Sy — a contestant on the hit TV show So You Think You Can Dance Canada — and Candice Wong — a Pan-American Games martial arts gold medalist — will be offering free demo fitness classes to members of the public at the Richmond Olympic Oval.
July 22nd, 2009
To answer the age old question of- Will there be a Season 2 of Deadliest Warrior? The answer has been answered by Spike TV
MORE EPIC BATTLES ON THE HORIZON! SPIKE TV RENEWS THE MULTI-PLATFORM HIT SERIES ‘DEADLIEST WARRIOR’ FOR A SECOND SEASON
May 20th, 2009
America’s celebration of diversity is perhaps its greatest strength—so too with MMA.
Think about the champions in each individual weight class…
Lightweight: BJ Penn (Hawaiian American)
Welterweight: Georges St. Pierre (Canadian)
Middleweight: Anderson Silva (Brazilian with African ancestry)