"All the good comments that these fellow students have to say about Shun Shifu Mitchell and the Hei Long Shou Shu system is true. My "family" has grown so much due to the relationships I've built within the system. I plan to continue to train and teach in the Hei Long Shou Shu system for the rest of my life."
"My youngest child is enrolled at this school. At 5 years old, he's a bundle of energy. Shifu Mitchell and his assistants have the patience and fortitude in dealing with my child. There is also a very good sence of community that the staff and parents foster with each other. I'm glad that shifu Mitchell has opened his school here."
HEI LONG SHOU SHU
School Of Chinese Martial Arts has trained many great martial artists and have been in the bay area since 1998. All of our instructors go through a rigorous training program to learn how to properly teach and mentor students to help in thier growth through the way of Hei Long Shou Shu Kung Fu.
Grand Master Da Shifu Tim McNabney
Our Great Grand Master Da Shifu Tim McNabney has dedicated most of his life to developing his skills in martial arts. At the age of 5 he started training with the late Great Grand Master Da Shifu Al Moore Senior and other great Grand Masters through his years of training. Through his hard work and dedication, Da Shifu Tim McNabney was inducted into the United States of America Martial Arts Hall of Fame on August 7, 2004. Nominated by a Grand Master of Chinese Martial Arts. Da Shifu Tim McNabney's qualifications were rigorously reviewed by directors of the association and they concluded through his hard work he earned his recognition in the hall of fame. Martial Arts is a way of life for Da Shifu Tim McNabney and he is dedicated to continuous growth and development in our art and "Bringing the ways of the Old into the New". To learn more click below to see our lineage, pictures of our grand master training in china or read an interview of Grand Master Da Shifu Tim McNabney.
Shun Shifu Eric Mitchell
Shun Shifu Eric Mitchell is the head instructor of the Vallejo School of Chinese Martial Arts. Shun Shifu Eric Mitchell started his training in martial arts at the age of 10. Having trained in other styles of martial arts, Shun Shifu Eric Mitchell fell in love with Hei Long Shou Shu Kung Fu and is focused on developing his skills to one day become a Grand Master and follow in the footsteps of his great teacher Da Shifu McNabney. His passion for kung fu shows in his practice and teaching and he tries to instill the same passion into his students. Application is very important to Shun Shifu Eric Mitchell and is one of the reasons why he felt that this style of martial arts was for him. Martial arts was a gift past to him from his father and he continues the tradition through his practice. Shun Shifu Eric Mitchell opened his Vallejo school in October 2009, becoming the third School of Chinese Martial Arts - Hei Long Shou Shu Kung Fu School in the bay area, and among the only schools that teach the style in the U.S. and is focus on carrying on the great teachings of his teacher Grand Master Da Shifu Tim McNabney.
To find out what students think watch the video below of testimonies and an interview of Shun Shifu Mitchell.