Hung Gar – Horng Chyuan

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Horng Chyuan comes from the Shaolin style and was created about the middle of 1700 A.D. It is practiced a lot in the south of China, especially in the regions of Canton and Fuzien.

The Horng Chyuan style foresees the use of many upper body techniques and punches and is suitable for a style of fighting in which physical strength is mostly used. The word Horng Chyuan takes its name from the founder Horng Shi Guan (in Cantonese Hung Hei Gun) a native of Fuzien.