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New Martial Arts school makes its way to Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) - A new martial arts school is making its way to Springfield. The grand opening of Chiu Woo was held Sunday morning on Belmont Avenue.

Demonstrations of 5 elements tai chi and jung gar kung fu were performed.

The classes will be taught under world-renowned Grandmaster Winchell Ping Chiu Woo.

"I like having a school in Springfield, helping local people for health," said Winchell Ping Chiu Woo. "Self defense is very important too. But the health is more important then you know the fighting."

Winchell owns 4 other schools in Boston, Las Vegas, Atlanta, and China.

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