Bao Trieu was founded in 1979 in Groningen (The Netherlands)
by Sifu Trieu Trung La. In Vietnam he
learned Martial Arts at the Martial Arts School
Bao Truyen of Professor
Nguyen-Dinh-Bao. 'Truyen' stands for the wish that the name 'Bao' shall
always live on.
At this school different Martial Arts, as Judo, Karate, Vo Vietnam and
Kung Fu, were practiced. Sifu Trieu Trung La got his second
master-degree after four days of examination.
Sifu La appointed Earl Blijd in 1983 as assistant teacher. In
1984 Earl Blijd took over the Wushu society Bao Trieu. As of 1985 Earl
started to train the modern Wushu method besides the traditional
Kung Fu Hung Gar.
With the Bao Trieu School Earl Blijd promotes the practice of the
Chinese Martial Arts Wushu/Kung Fu in all aspects. All kinds of
people of different nationalities from young to old train Wushu at the
Wushu Society Bao Trieu under guidance of Earl Blijd.
The demo team of Bao Trieu is well known in the international world of
Famous because of all styles of Wushu forms, weapons and fights.
Their beautiful Lion Dance and Dragon Dance performances should
not be missed either.
Earl Blijd was born in Curaçao (Netherlands Antilles) a beautiful island
in the sunny Caribbean. Earl's nick name 'The Panther of Curaçao' was
given to him because of his good leg technics and his catlike flexibility.
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