Test & Community Day

Saturday, June 11th

  • 09:30am – Arrive to warm up
  • 09:45am – Test begins
  • 11:00am – Demonstration
  • 11:15am – Refreshments

Masks – Masks are required in the GBCCA building.

Students who are testing solo material may remove their mask during their test.

Location

GBCCA – 437 Cherry St, Newton, MA

Parking available in the lot or on side streets.

Test Details

Wu An Martial Arts – YMAA Wu An is a member of Yang’s Martial Arts Association, an international organization established by our shifu, Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming. Students are strongly encouraged to test through the YMAA curriculum. During each test, we invite guest instructors to participate on the testing panel. We also invite students from other YMAA schools to participate.

  1. Mr. Ben Warner – YMAA Boston Director, Shaolin 2nd Duan Instructor
  2. Mr. Chris Fazzio – YMAA Andover Director, Shaolin 4th Duan Instructor
  3. Mr. Simon Pang – Shaolin 1st Duan Instructor
  4. Jonathan Chang – Shaolin 5th Duan Instructor, Taiji Instructor
  5. Michelle Lin – Shaolin 1st Duan Instructor, Taiji Assistant Instructor
  • For students who are testing (no spectator fee)
  • The fee is paid to the testing panel for their time and evaluation

Payment Methods

  • $20 – via cash, check, or Zelle ()
  • $21 – via Venmo (@wuanmartialarts) ($1 processing fee)

Adam – yes
Ian – yes
Jules – yes
Kathy – yes
Kenny – yes
Kevin P – yes
Kevin X – yes
Nigel
Rocky – yes
Ryan Z (R2) – yes
Ryan L (R4) – yes
Ryan C (R5) – yes

Lian Bu Quan (7)

  • Huaxin: Adam, Ian, Jules, Ryan L (R4), Ryan C (R5)
  • Adults: Kathy, Kevin P

Fighting Forms (10)

  • Huaxin: Adam, Ian, Jules, Kevin X, Nigel, Rocky, Ryan Z (R2), Ryan L (R4), Ryan C (R5)
  • Adult: Kevin P ?

Shang Xia Zhi (2)

  • Nigel, Ryan Z (R2)

Taiji Part 1 Fast (1)

  • Kenny

Please make sure you wear your full uniform:

  1. Wu An Martial Arts or YMAA shirt
  2. Training pants
  3. Indoor sneakers

Demonstration

All students (including those not testing) will be participating in a short demo following the test. Instructors are invited to perform.

Adam
Charles
Chelsea
Cindy
Emma
Ian
Jules
Kevin X
Lucas
Nigel
Rocky
Ryan Z (R2)
Ryan L (R4)
Ryan C (R5)

Refreshments

We encourage you to bring refreshments for the event e.g, cookies, other baked goods, fruit, chips, subs, drinks, etc…

  • Jon & Michelle – plates, utensils, napkins, sparkling water
  • Cindy – small snack bags
  • Nigel – beef with mushroom noodles
  • R4 & Ian – watermelon
  • R5 & Emma – chips
  • Adam – drinks
  • Jules – ham sandwiches
  • Kathy – hummus, carrots, & cucumbers
  • Kevin – cookies
  • R2 – cookies