Chum Kiu Names

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Chum Kiu (“Bridge Seeking Form”) – Glossary of Terms

Hoi Ma – Setting up of stance

Chum Kiu  1/3

Taan Sao – Palms up – Arm
Gow Cha Gaun Sao – Crossed Splitting Arms
Kwun Sao – Rotating Arms
Sao Chung/ Haw Jarn – Reverse Elbow Strike
Yat Chi Cheung Kuen – Character ‘Sun’ Thrusting Punch.
Taan Sao – ‘Palm-up’ Arm
Huen Sao – Circling Hand
Sao Chung – Retreating Elbow(s).
Sheung Biu Ji  Sao – Double Piercing Arms
Lan Sao/Pi Jarn – Bar Arm/ Hacking Elbow
Sheung Fook Sao – Double Bridging Arm
Jit Sao – Snapping Arms
Juen Sao – Palm Strikes
Pi Jarn – Hacking Elbow
Lan Sao – Bar Arm
Taan Sao – Crossed ‘Palm up’ hands.
Yee Bong Sao – Sideling Wing Arm

Til Kuen / Hau Jarn – ‘Jumping Thrust Punch /Reverse Elbow Strike
Chuen Fak Sao – Turning ‘Whisking’Arm
Fook Sao – Bridging Arm
Tut Sao / Biu Tze Sao – Freeing Arm / Thrusting Finger Strike
Taan Sao – ‘Palm-up’ arm
Huen Sao – Circling Hand
Haw Jarn – Reverse Elbow Strike.
(repeat all on right side)

Chum Kiu  2/3

Com-Na Sao – Grappling Hand
Lan Sao – Bar Arm
Wang Jiu – Side Thrusting Kick
Gum Gerk – Pinning leg
Wang Dap Bo Bong Sao – Side stepping ‘Wing Arm’
Gow Cha Taan Sao – Crossed ‘Palm-up’ Arm
Chau Deng Sao – underhand Strike
Chau Chong Kuen – Lifting Punch
Chuen Fook Sao – Turning Whipping Arm
Tut Sao / Biu Tze Sao – Freeing
Arm / Thrusting Finger Strike
Taan Sao – ‘Palm-up’ arm
Huen Sao – Circling Hand
Haw Jarn – Reverse Elbow Strike.
(repeat all on other side)

Chum Kiu 3/3

Chuen Ma – Turning Stance
Chin Sun Gerk – Front Thrusting Kick
(Wang) Dap Bo Dai- Bong Sao – (stepping) double Lower level
Bong Sao (to) Sheung Taan Sao – Double Taan Sao (repeat 3x)
Sheung Lo Man Sao – Double High ‘Inquisitive Arm’
Sheung Jum Sao – Double Sinking Arm
Sheung Juen Sao – Double (erect) Palm Strike
Huen Sao – Circling Hand
Hau Jarn – Reverse Elbow strike
Hau Bo – Back Step
Chuen Ma – Turning Stance
Chin Sun Jiu- Front Thrusting Kick
(Wang) Dap Bo Dai- Bong Sao – (stepping) double Lower level
Bong Sao (to) Sheung Taan Sao – Double Taan Sao (repeat 3x)
Sheung Lo Man Sao – Double High ‘Inquisitive Arm’
Sheung Jum Sao – Double Sinking Arm
Sheung Jin Cheung – Double (erect) Palm Strike
Che-Chang-Gerk – Slant Thrusting Kick (2x)
Gum Sao – Sideling Pinning Hand (3x)
Til Kiu Chung Kuen – Jumping Thrusting Punch
Kiu Dai Chung Kuen – Underneath Thrusting Punch
Lin Wan Kuen – Chain Punches



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