Jan/01/2015All good things come in threes
In my New Year's greeting I have already provided an outlook on the direction my personal plans for the coming year will take.Read more
The freedom I have to devote myself so intensively to the further development of our WingTsun is due entirely to the support I receive from a superb team: Grandmaster Giuseppe Schembri – 9th degree, Grandmaster Oliver König – 9th degree, DaiSifu Thomas Schrön – 8th degree and DaiSifu Andreas Groß – 7th degree.
Nov/30/2014Back to the future – or –Forward into the past
An exciting year is drawing to a close, one during which we have made our WT go a great deal "further".Read more
Oct/31/2014Sharpening up the attack in WingTsun
As I have spent October on a research tour related to the martial arts, I have requested Dr. Oliver König to help out by writing a guest editorial on the importance of correct and effective, appropriate attacks to stop an opponent.Read more
Sep/30/2014Why "Inner" WingTsun?
Some want to know why I refer to my WT as "Inner WingTsun".Read more
I am of course well aware that there are very different assumptions about the meaning of "inner" in the martial arts.
Aug/31/2014How useful is it to teach self-defence against bladed weapons?
DaiSifu Dr. Oliver König has examined this topic very extensively, therefore I have asked him to present his thoughts in the form of a guest editorial.
Your SiFu/SiGung Keith R. KernspechtRead more
Jul/31/2014Do the movements we use for fighting come from the forms?
In outer *ing *un people make it easy for themselves and resort to what appears likely: the forms and the movements they contain.Read more
Jun/30/2014A grandmaster must look on the other side of the fence, he owes that to his students
In the summer nothing can keep me in the house, I have to get outside, train outdoors, take our dachshund for a walk or drive my old, red MGA roadster.Read more
Jun/01/2014Internal Farce – videos that embarrass us all
The martial arts having fortunately undergone a more reality-based development in recent decades (cage-fights, MMA etc.), we are now witnessing – as was to be expected – an extreme countermovement by directionless dreamers.Read more
May/01/2014The contradiction that does not exist
Many students, even instructors and highly graded teachers, are confused by the content imparted to them during lessons in recent years: for a number of years the initial emphasis was on softly giving way, i.e. on adaptation.Read more
Now the management team appears to have embarked on a different course, preaching and teaching the exact opposite.
Mar/31/2014Skiing versus fighting
This is a guest editorial by my late mentor Prof. Horst Tiwald. It comes from our voluminous and extensive email correspondence, whose content would normally have been material for discussion for many, many years in other circumstances.Read more