YIP MAN- (1 October 1893 – 2 December 1972), also spelled as Ip Man, and also known as Yip Kai-man, was a Chinese martial artist. He had several students who later became martial arts teachers in their own right, including Bruce Lee (Shown here training in Chi Sau with Yip man)
Master Wong Shun Leung Interview about history of Ip Man Ving Tsun
Ip Man, master of Wing Chun Kung Fu and Bruce Lee's first instructor. Many aspects of Jeet Kune Do (Bruce Lee's martial art) are derived from the early teachings of Yip Man.
I like these early shots of WSL when he was in his prime!
"Healing hands, we all potentially have them. "
Im Jahr 2008 erschien der Film "Ip Man". Regie führte Wilson Yip und die Hauptrolle spielte Donnie Yen. Erzählt wird die Geschichte vom Kampfkünstler und Großmeister Ip Man, der von 1893 bis 1972 lebte. Im Jahr 2010 wurde sogar eine Fortsetzung des Films produziert.