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Meet the instructors

Sifu Arthur Haynes

Sifu Arthur Haynes has been training Wing Tsun for 5 years. When he began, he was pursuing careers as a police officer and forensic scientist. Today, Sifu Arthur devotes his time to teaching Wing Tsun and working as an Scientist. Sifu Arthur has done martial arts before Wing Tsun such as Boxing, Tae Kwon Do, Kick Boxing and Olympic Wrestling. In addition to martial arts, Sifu Arthur has trained in other sports such as Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Parkour, Freerunning and Calisthenics.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sifu Della O’Sullivan

Owner of Dulwich Wing Tsun Academy
UK Leader, Five Elements Wing Tsun Association

 Si-Fu Della O’Sullivan has trained in Wing Tsun for over 10 years and comes from a strong Leung Ting lineage. She achieved her 1st Master Grade in November of 2016 and is the only female Master in the Five Elements Wing Tsun Association.Si-Fu Della started teaching in 2007 and opened her first school in Dulwich, South London, where she continues to teach. In addition, she has also taught children of all ages in local schools, run women’s self-defence classes, taught specialist bodyguard classes and led countless public demonstrations both in the UK and abroad.

In 2011, she performed on stage to a packed audience at the Shaolin Temple in Dengfeng, China, alongside the legendary Shaolin Monks. She has also appeared in several newspaper articles and was recently featured in London’s Evening Standard and the BBC’s The One Show. Sifu O’Sullivan has also featured in a BBC documentary about positive female role models and was the subject of a special feature in Martial Arts Illustrated (February Edition, 2014), and Wing Chun Illustrated (2015).

 

 

Si-Kung Róbert Török

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The chief instructor of the Five Elements Wing Tsun Kung Fu Association

Born in Debrecen, Hungary, Si Kung Róbert Török first started to learn the martial art of karate, but switched to Wing Tsun when at the age of 17. During the five years it took him to acquire all the student grades, he spent three years as the deputy instructor of his Sifu.

Also during this period he worked as the master’s assistant when he was teaching in military training camps, since Sifu Török spent seven years as a soldier in the Hungarian army. During the war in the Balkans he spent six months in Kosovo where he was asked by his commanding officer to form and teach his own group of Wing Tsun students. The group was composed of soldiers from the rank of private to lieutenant colonel.

During his studies of Wing Tsun he participated in numerous seminars, including regional seminars, summer camps, seminars held by grandmaster Leung Ting, and special seminars (Biu Jee, long pole, knife fighting, chi kung, chi gerk).

In October of 2001 he successfully took his first grade master exam in front of Grandmaster Leung Ting. This was also the time when he opened his first kung fu school at the University of Debrecen.

In the fall of 2003 he successfully completed his exam for the second master grade, in September he opened his second school in Nyíregyháza and consequently was appointed chief instructor of Szablocs-Szatmár-Bereg County.

In 2004 Sifu Norbert Máday accepted him to be his private student. In this period he started to take a more active role in teaching Wing Tsun abroad. In September 2004 he opened his third school in Oradea (Nagyvárad), in Transylvania, Romania.

In the next couple years he trained military and special forces in Hungary, Latvia and Lithuania.

He acquired his third master grade in October 2005 and in 2007 he took his fourth master grade exam in front of Grandmasters Cheng Chuen Fun and Leung Koon.

On February 12, 2011 he successfully completed his fifth master exam, thereby becoming one of the five highest ranking instructors of the Hungarian Wing Tsun Association.

In June 2012 he became the chief instructor of the Five Elements Wing Tsun Kung Fu Association, founded by numerous instructors of Wing Tsun.

In the spring of 2013 accompanied by Sifu József Bányász and Sifu Tamás Barta, he visited one of the most knowledgable Chinese masters of Wing Tsun, Sifu Carson Lau in Toronto, Canada. Sifu Lau even held private lessons for Sifu Török.

In June 2014 the Five Elements Wing Tsun Association and the Carson Lau Wing Tsun Academy became partners, and the Association became the affiliated branch of the Academy, which also meant that Sifu Lau offered Sifu Török the chance the learn the most advanced techniques of Wing Tsun.

In November of 2016 Sifu Róbert Török achieved his Grandmaster grade.