The Wushu Culture Association was established in 1997 to promote Chinese Philosophy, Chinese Medicine, Chinese Martial Arts, Taiji Quan (Taichi) and Qigong.
The association run regular classes, courses and seminars as well private classes.
Orlando Garcia-Morales is the director of the Wushu Culture Association and is its principal teacher. Orlando has been an avid student of martial arts since an early age. He has competed in various international Wushu and Taiji Quan competitions, achieving first placings in the Pan-American Wushu Championships and Yongnian Taiji Quan International Competition. He was a gold medal winner at the IWUF 2008 World 3rd Traditional Wushu Championships in Shiyan, China. He has been the New Zealand Wushu team coach for a number of different international events.
Orlando has experience in different aspects of Wushu, (Taolu, Taiji Tuishou and Sanshou), as well Chinese Philosophy and Medical Qigong. Orlando’s qualifications include:
Graduate in Physical Education
University of Technology and Pedagogy of Colombia, Tunja-Colombia
Blue Dragon 7th Duan – Chinese Wushu Association Official Wushu Ranking System of The PR of China (For detailed information on the ranking system
Four years Post Graduate Studies
Wushu College and Qigong College of The Beijing Sports University
New Zealand Chi Kung (Qigong) and Traditional Chinese Medicine Association Registered Qigong Instructor Level 4 (Senior)
Chinese Health Qigong Association New Zealand representative
Beijing Sports University Qigong College Daoyin Yangsheng Gong 6th Duan
Qigong Therapy Practitioner
Former International Taolu and Sanshou IWUF Judge
Coaching NZ Level 3 Senior Coach – Wushu Sport and Recreation New Zealand
Technical Adviser and Technical Committee Member of
The Colombian Wushu Federation
REP’s Certified Group Exercise Instructor
Register of Exercise Professionals NZ- Australia.
Facebook page Wushu Culture Association & Healing Clinic
Mobile: 021-560 200