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... Yale Cantonese muhk yàhn jòng "wooden dummy") The Muk Yan Jong form is performed against a "wooden dummy", a thick wooden post with three arms and a leg mounted on a slightly springy ... Although representative of a human opponent, the dummy is not a physical representation of a human, but an energetic one ... Wooden dummy practice aims to refine a practitioner's understanding of angles, positions, and footwork, and to develop full body power ...
... The second book Wing Chun Kung Fu, The Wooden Dummy Wing Chun Kung Fu, The Wooden Dummy was published in June 2008 and the third book Wing Chun Kung Fu, The ... has appeared or featured on several video/DVD's including "Ip Chun Wooden Dummy Techniques" by Legend Productions, "Chinese Masters of Kung Fu" by Video Martial Arts ...
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