November 29, 2021

Sport: two Frontignanais competing for the Qwan Ki Do World Championships

Qwan Ki Do is a martial art born in France. (©VDF)

Qwan Ki Do World Championships will take place this weekend of October 23 and 24. Among the representatives of France, under the technical direction of Laurent Salbego of EAM Qwan Ki Do of Frontignan, two Frontignanais. Romain Bouquet and Julien Azemard will present in Paris their technical sequences to a jury, in video in several capitals of the world.

A martial art born in France

Le Qwan Ki Do, “The way of vital energy”, is a martial art created in 1981 in France. It was even in Frontignan-la Peyrade that the very first French federation of this art was formed, which has its roots in China and Vietnam. It represents the culmination of more than 25 years of studies and research carried out by an expert in Vietnamese martial arts: Master Pham Xuân Tong, heir to Master Châu Quan Ky. His practice is fully declined with technical sequences, called Quyên, techniques only, techniques for two, assaults, traditional weapons …

Created 40 years ago

This year 2021 marks 40 years since the creation of Qwan Ki Do in the world. An anniversary championship therefore, for which Romain Bouquet ((black belt 1time dang) will perform his Quyên on Saturday around 6 p.m., and Julien Azemard (black belt 2e dang) on ​​Sunday around 4:30 p.m. Competition behind closed doors in several capitals of the world, the latter will be broadcast live on the Facebook page of the International Qwan Ki Do Federation.

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