The ZYKFA is CLOSED from 3/16 until further noitice due to the health advisory on C-19. Online content is available here and on Facebook.

We will be available to help our members with workouts and other content as needed. Please stay safe and contact Shifu directly with any questions.



The ZYKFA not only offers high quality seminars to its members from a variety of visiting instructors, shifu and masters, but Shifu Ferreira himself is available to teach seminars locally, regionally, nationally and even internationally.


IMG_0922.sizedSome seminars/presentations that Shifu Ferreira has given include:  

  • Various taolu (forms) of Bei Shaolinquan 
  • Principles of fighting
  • Power Generation
  • History of Chinese martial arts
  • Lion Dance history and culture
  • Chinese martial arts etiquette
  • Lei Tai for Coaches and Fighters
  • Referee/Judging for Regional events
  • Northern Shaolin System Intensives for foreign students (one, two or four weeks)



Some seminars that ZYKFA has sponsored:Historical_Pictures_022

  • Mei Hua Tanglangquan (Plum Blossom Mantis) - Gabriel Pires de Amorim
  • Tanglangquan (Northern Mantis) and Huquan (Tiger Style) - Dirceu Camargo Amaral
  • Miao Dao (Long Sword) and Priciples of BSL Kicking - Kisu
  • Xingyiquan, Baguazhang, Taijiquan, Throws and Fighting Principles - Luo Dexiu
  • Xingyiquan, Taijiquan and Combat Principles - Su Dongchen
  • Bridging Hands - Marty Goldberg
  • Yingzhua (Eagle Claw), Broadsword and Three Person Set - Jurandir Lima
  • Luohanquan - Jason VanWinkle
  • Drunken Broadsword - Steve Kleppe
  • Lion Dancing and Drumming - Richard Gamboa
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