That is a picture of my Wing Chun class in Tainan. My teacher is the one sitting. I practiced Wing Chun for a number of months while in Tainan. Wing Chun was invented by a woman and then made popular by Yip Man and Bruce Lee. Bruce Lee initially practiced Wing Chun before developing his own form.
If you are going to be in Asia then learning a martial art is a good way to spend your free time. Korea's famous martial arts are Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido. China is known for it's Kung Fu. Kung Fu includes many different styles some soft and some hard. Tai Chi, Bagua, Wing Chun, and Wushu are all forms of Kung Fu. Japan is known for Karate, Aikido and Judo.
While in Busan, Korea I also learned a bit of Jiu Jitsu - for like a month. I got totally beat up. Then at the end of 2013 (December) I started it again and have been hooked pretty much since. Although I did miss almost a year since then cause I got hurt a few times.
But I love it. It's definitely grown on me. Here's a video of me facing my fears in a jiu-jitsu competition.
This is a Brazilian martial art that has gotten popular in recent years due partly to MMA battles. I took classes in Daeyon-dong.
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