Author: Matt

Some Day I’ll Get You

Sifu was in the process of having the kids do somethings especially challenging when one student said, “Sifu, one of these days, I’m gonna get you!” Without missing a beat, he replied, “I know. And I fear that...

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Boston Kung Fu Tai Chi Championships 2010

Every year, Sifu Gary Lachapelle brings the Shaolin Kung Fu Centers to attend the Boston Kung Fu Tai Chi Championships, coordinated by Master Yao Li. This year, the event was Saturday, November 6, 2010.

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Cooties or Boogers

Kung Fu Kids Say the Darnest Things In the middle of a silent spell… While stretching… looking at a strange spot on the floor, one child said… “I don’t care if it’s cooties or boogers. I’m still gonna touch...

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Grasshopper

Kung Fu Kids Say the Darnest Things One student was having a difficult time maintaining balance while doing kids down the floor. So Sifu said, “Balance, young Grasshopper… Balance.” “Oh yeah!…” the student exclaimed with recognition, “All Chinese people call each other...

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Strangers

Kung Fu Kids Say the Darnest Things During some lessons on safety, Sifu said “… And remember what your parents told you about talking to strangers.” One kid observed… “Everyone’s a stranger to me cause I’m still a...

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