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International Academy of WingChun

Great Britain

WingChun Caterham Academy

WingChun - Caterham

WingChun Caterham was established in 2011 and is run by WingChun Chief instructor Greg Willis.

The Caterham academy offers WingChun lessons to both adults and children in a fun and professional environment.

The adults evening class runs every Wednesday in studio 2 in de Stafford and caters for all abilities.  You do not need to have had any previous martial arts experience of any particular level of fitness.  Equally those that are experienced martial artists from other styles are also welcome to join and to find out more about this art.

We are excited to be restarting our children's WingChun Tigers class on 6th February 2022.  The class will cater for children ages 6 to 12.  More information can be found here.

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is WingChun?

WingChun is a self-defence martial art developed in China centuries ago which has now been evolved by our Grandmaster Sifu Klaus Brand.  Click to find out more about the history of WingChun.

What will I learn?

You will learn the essential self-defence skills needed to help you protect yourself and your family in a physical situation.  You will gain in confidence as your skills and coordination builds.  You will gain strength throughout your body and become mentally and physically resilient.

How much are the lessons?

The monthly cost for both adult and children's Tiger class is £35.00 This allows you to attend one class per week.

Is there a free trial lesson?

Yes, every new student is entitled to their first lesson free at all of our academies. 

What do I need to wear?

For new students arriving to their first lesson you need to simply wear comfortable sport clothing.  Once you are happy with the class and would like to continue to train at the academy then WingChun clothing is on offer to buy.

Do I need to bring anything?

No, all you need to bring along for your first lesson is yourself and the willingness to learn.  All equipment like pads will be available to use.

How long are the lessons?

The adults class lesson is 1.5 hours.

The children's class is 1 hour.

What time does the lesson start?

The adults class starts lessons promptly at 7pm in Studio 2.

The children's Tigers class start promptly at 10am on Court 1 in the sports hall.

When are the lessons?

The adults classes are every Wednesday evening from 7pm in Studio 2.

The children's Tigers class is every Sunday morning from 10am on Court 1 in the Sports hall.

When can I come along?

Please make contact with the instructor before you arrive to ensure it is okay for new students to take part as there maybe grading classes or special classes happening on that day.

Can I bring my friend or family along with me?

Yes absolutely!  All friends and family are also welcome to join.  Please let the instructor aware of who to expect on your first lesson by filling in our contact form below.

Is there parking?

The is plenty of customer parking at de Stafford sports centre.