Yip Man, a Chinese national with a blood of a master. He was a well renowned martial artist to become a master of Wing Chun – one of the many Chinese martial arts that use the whole body to defend and attack against an enemy in a close-range combat. Yip Man is an all time famous master of Wing Chun as he taught many students during his time. He even taught the ever popular Bruce Lee.
The master of Wing Chun was born on the 6th of November 1893 and died on the 2nd of December 1972. He lived a better life having good fortune from his family and good education. Basically all he could ever ask for. Yip Man started his martial arts career when he was 13 years old. He was trained by Chan Wah-shun. Unfortunately, his master Chan Wah-shun was already old. [Read more…] about Yip Man – The story behind a great teacher