Opening ceremonies are tomorrow! Sifu Bryant Fong and the USA team have made their way from Hong Kong to Macau for the 2018 FICU World University Wushu Championships. Members of the 2018 team proudly represent various colleges around the USA.
TaoLu (Forms):Jason Zhou (a member of the CalWushu team), Dominic Chow, Lucy Lee, Samantha Lin
SanDa (Fighting): Bruce Wang, Audrey Meeks
On the way to Hong Kong:
The ferry from Hong Kong to Macau:
The venue for the 2018 World Wushu Championships:
The location for the 2018 World University Championships in Wushu has changed to Macao, and the date is now August 2 through 5, 2018. Sifu Bryant Fong will take a team of wushu and sanda competitors.
Wushu entered the programme of the FISU World University Championships officially in 2014. This is a competitive event for any students of college age.
Congratulations to the USA team that traveled to the Summer Universiade games in Taiwan! Emily Fan became the first American to win a medal in wushu, receiving a bronze for her excellent performances with spear and straight sword. Isiah Ray Enriquez also won a bronze, in the 52-kilogram men’s category of sanda, becoming the first American to medal on the international level.
For details of both competitions and video, visit the Taiwan News pages below:
Isiah Ray Enriquez