May/12/2020PLEASE SUPPORT YOUR MARTIAL ARTS SCHOOL, WHILE IT’S STILL THERE!
On 20th April the first, careful relaxations in the measures imposed to fight the CORONA PANDEMIC came into force in Germany. On 6th May these were extended following a conference between the federal government and the federal state governments. It is therefore greatly to be hoped that we have prevented the worst this time – both in health and economic terms – and that we might all gradually be able to return to normality.Read more
May/21/2019And now he is a professor
On 7th May GM Oliver König was awarded the title of “Professor emeritus“ by the State University of Plovdiv/Bulgaria in recognition of his achievements in the dissemination of the eastern martial arts –specifically WingTsun – and for his contribution to giving martial arts academic status.Read more
May/15/2019What is Chi-Sao for me
The special Whitsun seminar will be dedicated to the motto ″Learn from the Best″. From 8th to 10th May, GM Gokor Chivichyan, my team of grandmasters and I will teach on various subjects in Großwallstadt. I will be focussing on function-oriented ChiSao, with the aim of making the eternal WingTsun dilemma transparent and finally resolving it …Read more
Jan/02/2019New Year greetings 2019
Normally I leave the past year behind in my New Year greeting, and turn my gaze to all the things we can look forward to in the new year. This time I have not found this easy, as we have unfortunately had to say goodbye to two great fighters and personalities.Read more
Jan/02/2019Obituary – Kaicho Jon Bluming
One day before the funeral of my student Uwe Kopplin, 8th MG WingTsun, the sad news reached us that Kaicho Jon Bluming had passed away. He died on 17.12.2018 at the age of 85.Read more
The death of Kaicho Jon Bluming has deprived the martial arts world of one of its greatest teachers and fighters.
Nov/26/2017Zhong Xin Dao the 3rd discipline in the EWTO – WingTsun people, students and an honorary professor
On 11th November 2017 at noon, Grandmaster Keith R. Kernspecht revealed the secret he had been keeping carefully over three years. The speculation and waiting came to an end in Kiel, when a highly unusual seminar began in the local trainer academy – with the mysterious "Puppetmaster".Read more
Jul/18/20172017 International Seminar – Strategy not Techniques
Three action-packed days at the 2017 International Seminar began almost exactly four weeks ago. Time for a brief review of what this Whit weekend in Hockenheim had to offer.Read more
Apr/10/2017Kids in the Candy Store – Grandmaster Gokor Chivichyan in Germany
Here is the report on the EWTO seminar with grappling legend GM Gokor Chivichyan in Bruchsal:Read more
What child has never dreamed of being able to pick and choose anything it wants in a candy shop? Transposed to a martial artist, this would mean: I can spoil an opponent's attack without having to ask myself if I have the strength to do it. This is what we have always sought to achieve in WingTsun, and it also has top priority in grappling, as grandmaster Gokor Chivichyan emphasised in Bruchsal.
Jan/01/2017New Year's Greetings 2017
Dear friends, students and colleagues,Read more
At the end of an amazing anniversary year marking the 40th anniversary of the EWTO, which we celebrated in good style in many ways, I would like to welcome you to a "normal" but no less promising 2017.
Jul/20/2016Grappling seminar with Master Karen Darabedyan
In April the EWTO organised a seminar in Germany with GM Gokor Chivichyan, and as already announced, one of his best students, grappling master Karen Darabedyan, will be coming to Germany in October.Read more