If you’re not afraid to challenge yourself, if you want to learn how to give your best, if you want to train to overcome even the most difficult situations, come to our Dojo. For however long you train here at our Academy, you will be committed to learn to master your body and mind, to learn discipline and respect, and to defend yourself and others: a difficult task, which does not allow indecisions and weakness. Time flies when you train in at our Academy, but value remains. Because the dignity of a Shaolin artist will make you approach life with another style. Because your skills will be exalted forever. Because your preparation will always be by your side wherever you go. Because when your time comes, there won’t be excuses.
Heart of The Orient is the first Shaolin Kungfu Dojo in Newcastle, completely designed, built and run by its passionate Shifu; training with us is not just learning traditional and modern Kungfu, but also embracing it fully. Because we really believe that true passion comes from the Heart.
CHOOSE YOUR STYLE
Drunken Fist Boxing
Bone & Muscle Conditioning
Taiji QuanConsidered the mother of all martial arts, Taiji quan differs from other styles of Martial arts because its practice looks more a gentle exercise rather than a routine that requires physical effort.
Baji QuanBaji Quan (Eight Extremities Boxing) is a well-known fighting style known for its direct and powerful striking and it's suitable to everyone.
Drunken Fist BoxingThe hardest among Chinese Martial Arts styles, Drunken Fist Boxing aims to get the enemy distracted through irregular and off-balance movements.
Shaolin WeaponsFive Chineseweapons weapons, chosen out of 120, to make body stronger through different levels of skill.
Kick BoxingThe essence of Shaolin Kungfu training put in application
Self DefenseQuick but effective techniques offering, especially women, the fastest way to be self-confident and handle potential situations of aggression.
Bone & Muscle ConditioningBMC is an essential part of training in martial arts that targets both bones and muscles in order to harden them like a rock.
AcrobaticaFalling in order to prevent injury, jumping longer or higher to avoid obstacles, controlling the body in any condition is the aim of this class, and having fun is the best part of it!
The Shunlian Shenghuo Kungfu Academy allows its Students to learn any style with no limitation. However, we strongly suggest to follow a gradual, 3+2 years program where you will start from the basics to the toughest Shaolin Kungfu styles. Furthermore, this is the only way the Academy recognizes your achievements.