Instructors

Shifu Lin – Chuantong Lin

Shifu Chuantong Lin is an International Wushu Champion! Shifu started his kung fu training at age 7 and has since received both national and international awards. Starting at age 7, Shifu Lin lived full time at the prestigious Shaolin Temple Tagou Martial Arts School in Henan, China. There he trained for 12+ hrs a day, 7 days a week, under many famous, authentic Shaolin Kung Fu Masters. Of note, Shifu Lin Studied directly under Grand Master Haike Liu, who is now the head master of Shaolin Temple.  The temple houses over 25,000 students at once, of which Shifu Lin rose through skill and determination to eventually become an instructor at the age of 20. Shifu Lin became the  head instructor for the large high level performance team. There he trained performance teams as large as 3,700 students for live events and TV. Many years later, Shifu Lin was hired as a professional stuntman on several Donnie Yen, Kung Fu movies. There he performed many of the action sequences as both an assailant and as a stand in for Donnie Yen. Shifu Lin then joined several High Profile, Big Budget shows including the Highly praised Legends Of Kung Fu where he was a leading role. This show traveled the world to play on all of the big stages, London, Paris, New York, & Hong Kong to name a few. During this tour, Shifu Lin performed more than 1,000 shows. Now a US Citizen, Shifu Lin founded Shaolin Kung Fu & Tai Chi of Bridgewater in 2013, to bring AUTHENTIC Shaolin Kung Fu and Tai Chi to students in America. Shifu Lin currently holds the rank of 8th Dan International Grand Master as awarded by International Wushu Federation.

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Shifu Lin w/ Jet Li
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Shifu Lin w/ Chin Siu Ho

Shifu Xiao – Xiao Li

Shifu Xiao Li is one of Shifu Chuantong Lin’s students from the Shaolin Temple Tagou Martial Arts School.

Master Xiao is very talented in practicing this unity and has achieved the level of integrated harmony. Because of his talent and famous reputation, he was invited to come over to the United States and Shifu Chuantong Lin believes that during his stay in the United States, all students will have a significant increase in professional skills under Master Xiao’s guidance. Master Xiao has made a substantial impact on raising the performance and professional level of Kung Fu in the United States.

Angel Li – Chinese Culture Teacher

Specialties: Chinese, Calligraphy, Chinese painting (Free sketch painting & Meticulous painting), Writing, Teaching Methods and Speed Shorthand Teaching Methods, Chinese Confucianism classic,and Chinese classic reading.

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Victor

Assistant  Teacher
Victor has followed Shifu Lin for 8 years. He is a Tai Chi Fist and Sword Champion.

Herb Mauro

Assistant Teacher
Herb has followed Shifu Lin for 5 years. Not only does he have experience in Chen Style and Kung Fu, he is very calm, patient, and helps with basics.

Yuxian Zhao

Assistant Tai Chi Teacher
Yuxian has followed Shifu Lin for 3 years. He is more mental minded, calm, and patient, and is very good at Yang Style.

Justin Bitner 

Assistant Teacher
Justins kids have been students
for 5 years and Justin takes Kung Fu & San Da. He handles administrative
programs and events at
the school.

Students Assistant Teachers - American Traditional Team Members