Sunday, October 30, 2016

World Ving Tsun Athletic Association Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees

2016 Wing Chun Hall of Fame Inducts Siu Yuk Men and Eric Lilleør

The World Ving Tsun Athletic Association has announced its 12th Annual 2016 Hall of Fame Inductees.

Grandmaster of the Year
Siu Yuk Men 

Siu Yuk Man is a direct student of the late Yip Man. He trained with him in approximately 1956 at a gym on Lee Tat Street at Yau Ma Tei.

Siu Yuk Man has been on the Board of Directors of the Ving Tsun Athletic Association (VTAA) since 1979 and has held numerous positions including Chairman in 1996-1997, 1999-2000, 2006-2007, 2007-2008 as well as Head of Membership Committee in 2010-2011.

The Siu Yuk Men Ving Tsun Kung fu Academy is located in Hong Kong at Flat 5, 5/F., Nga Ching House, Lok Nga Court, Chun Wah Road in Ngau Tau Kok.


Sifu of the Year
Eric Lilleør 

Eric is based out of Helsinki, Finland and is CEO of Mui Fa Publishing and is the Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of Wing Chun Illustrated Magazine. Eric has been training Wing Chun since 1984 and is a certified Sifu under Morton Ibsen.

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