Shaolin Chuan Fa Fighting 1
Volume 1. Learn the authentic art of Shaolin Chuan Fa from Black Belt Hall of Fame member Steve DeMasco in this exciting three-part DVD series! DeMasco demonstrates the authentic art of Shaolin Chuan Fa. Each volume in this never-before-on DVD presentation includes Shaolin self-defense techniques known only to the top disciples of the Shaolin Temple and only a few top masters in the United States. Topics include Shaolin animal techniques with full explanations, exercises practiced by the original Shaolin monks as described in 1,500 year old Shaolin manuscripts and interviews with DeMasco recounting his life, training and experiences. DeMasco has been a student of the martial arts since 1971 and has trained with some of the most famous Chinese grandmasters in the world, studying Shaolin arts such as the northern mantis and black tiger systems. Since 1997, he has journeyed to China each year to train with the senior monks of the famous Shaolin Temple. This 10th-degree black belt in Shaolin kempo also serves as the United States' cultural ambassador for Shaolin martial arts in China, an honor bestowed on him by Shi Young-xin, abbot of the Shaolin Temple. DeMasco has also been honored domestically with the National Education hero's Award by President Bill Clinton and the former U.S. Secretary of Education Richard W. Riley, as well as the Director's Award from former U.S. FBI Director Louis Freeh.