Spring 2015 Update!

Hello everyone, it’s been awhile since we have posted on our blog!

Our Spring Term practices are now:
Monday: 7-9pm, Gerlinger Hall 220
Wednesday: 7-9pm, Mat Room 47-Rec Center
Friday: 5-7pm, Multipurpose Room 1-Rec Center
Feel free to come by and try some Wushu out!

Now that it is spring term, we have a couple of demos lined up for us this upcoming week! Here is the list:

Friday, May 1 – 12:15pm-1pm: FLIS Demo, EMU Gumwood Room
Saturday, May 2 – 6:30pm: ISA’s I-Night Demo, EMU Ballroom
Saturday, May 2 – 7:30pm – 11pm, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art (We will be running a Wushu photobooth, feel free to stop by and learn some Wushu!
Sunday, May 3 – 12:30pm-3pm: Cinema Pacific Presents: MASTERS OF CHINESE MARTIAL ARTS, Gerlinger Hall 220

Please stop by and support UO Wushu, we will gladly appreciate it!

UO Wushu has been very busy with competitions and demos the past couple months. At our first competition of the year, CMAT, Kasey Sullivan and Tommy Yang received 1st place in their weapons division. Kasey won gold in her straightsword event, and Tommy won gold in his staff event. Blake Rawson, placed 2nd in his staff event. At our second competition this year, the 19th Annual Collegiate Wushu Tournament at University of California – Irvine, Beginner Kasey Sullivan placed 1st in her straightsword event, Elirissa Hui placed 3rd in her advanced Changquan event, and alumni Michael Nilson placed 3rd in his advanced Spear event. Congrats and great job to all competitors at Collegiates this year!

Here is a photo of UO Wushu with some alumni at this year’s 19th Annual Collegiate Wushu Tournament in Irvine, California!