Whether you want to FOCUS on SELF-DEFENCE or experience a more MENTAL and EMOTIONAL approach to your training, we have something for you.


At AMAWCKF we pride ourselves on providing something for everyone from traditional Chinese martial arts to general health, fitness and well-being. Our classes are aimed at teaching both the ARTISTIC and SELF-DEFENCE concepts of Wing Chun Kung Fu, while developing a broader range of skills that relate to CONFIDENCE, FITNESS, SELF-RESPECT and DISCIPLINE. Our overall focus is on making healthy living a reality through regular martial arts and physical exercise. 

We believe that healthy people can achieve more and do more.  


  • LEARN one of the world's most popular, Chinese martial arts and Kung Fu systems 

  • DEVELOP traditional martial art values such as confidence, respect, fitness, self-defence and discipline 

  • FREE 4-week trial

  • FREE 12-week membership  

  • ACCESS to seminars and group training sessions

  • BECOME a fully qualified and certified instructor

  • SIFU certification from a talented martial artist, personal trainer and personal development coach


What is AMA Wing Chun Kung Fu?


AMA Wing Chun Kung Fu is logical and systematic approach to learning one of the world’s most effective and popular Chinese martial arts. It’s an organisation dedicated to teaching Grandmaster Ip Man’s lineage of Wing Chun Kung Fu in a safe and friendly, non-competitive environment, while developing the fundamental principles of confidence, fitness, self-defence, health and discipline.

Who Developed AMA Wing Chun Kung Fu?

AMA Wing Chun Kung Fu was developed by Sifu John Cossentine (a talented martial artist with 30 years experience) and is responsible for the overall  development of each and every student and instructor in the organisation.  

As a martial artist, Sifu John Cossentine is extremely passionate about helping people achieve their full fitness and Wing Chun potential, through regular and consistent practice of Wing Chun Kuen.

Qualifications include: 

  • Master of Wing Chun Kuen (Sifu) 

  • Certified Hatton Boxing for fitness instructor

  • Active IQ level 2 fitness instructor

  • Active IQ level 3 personal trainer

  • NLP practitioner and personal development coach

Why Choose AMA Wing Chun Kung Fu?

There are many benefits to practising AMA Wing Chun Kung Fu. As an organisation, we believe we have something for everyone from the complete beginner who has a desire to learn Wing Chun to those that want to habitually exercise and take part in regular martial arts and physical exercise.

Our syllabus is built on four pillars namely confidence, fitness, self-defence and discipline which provides a way for people to understand and develop new skills, while being both physically and mentally challenged.

What are the benefits?


Our benefits include physiological, psychological and social adaptations such as:

Physiological, psychological, social benefits:   

  • Improved confidence and social confidence

  • Reduction in stress and anxiety

  • Improvement of all body systems, muscular, skeletal, cardiovascular

  • Development of a stronger heart muscle

  • Improved systemic and pulmonary circulation

  • Reduced risk of chronic diseases and health conditions such as hypertension, heart disease and diabetes

Wing Chun Kung Fu benefits: 

  • Developing a skilful bridge between the forms, Chi Sau (sticky hands) and sparring

  • Discovering the techniques, principles and concepts of each of the empty-hand forms and Wooden Dummy form

  • Becoming a qualified and certified instructor or Sifu meaning teacher/father

  • Gaining access to group seminars and personal training sessions

Health, fitness, well-being and mindfulness benefits:

  • Physical fitness

  • Mental and emotional fitness

  • Nutritional fitness

  • Social Fitness


Health-related fitness:


  • Cardiovascular fitness

  • Muscular endurance

  • Muscular strength

  • Flexibility

  • Body composition


Skill-related fitness:  

  • Speed

  • Reaction time

  • Agility

  • Balance

  • Coordination

  • Power