Nigel Gilham (Guest Instructor)

nigelChief Instructor at KIXX Martial Arts Club

http://www.kixxmartialarts.co.uk

  • He was formally recognised as a Sifu by Shigong Kim Han on 4th January 2010
  • Awarded his 7th Dan Black Sash, Nan Shaolin Wuzuquan at an award ceremony in the home of Southern Shaolin – Quanzhou, Fujian Province, China in February 2010
  • Awarded his 8th Dan Black Sash, Nan Shaolin Wuzuquan at an award ceremony in the home of Southern Shaolin – Quanzhou, Fujian Province, China in February 2016
  • 3rd Dan Black Sash, KIXX Chinese Boxing
  • 2nd Dan Black Belt, Shotokan Karate
  • Qualified as an International Wushu Judge (experienced at European level)
  • KCC Approved Emergency First Aid Certificate
  • Enhanced CRB Checked
  • Training since 1976
  • Competed in 1990 Wu Shu World Championships held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as part of the British Wushu Team
  • Gold medalist – International Nan Shaolin Wuzuquan Championships in China 2006.
  • Official coach for both British and Irish Teams for Nan Shaolin Wuzuquan Championships 2010

Styles of Martial Arts Studied:

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  • Nan Shaolin Wuzuquan (Southern Shaolin 5 Ancestors Fist)
  • Northern Shaolin Chang Chuen Shu (aka: Longfist Art or KIXX Chinese Boxing)
  • Nan Shaolin Wujiquan ( Southern Shaolin All Emptiness Fist similar to Tai Chi)
  • Competition Wushu Competitor and former member of the British Wushu Team
  • Shotokan Karate (Sensei Ray Fuller)