About 10000 Victories Kung Fu School

About Sifu Scott Jensen

sifuSifu Scott Jensen is Founder and Head Instructor of 10,000 Victories School of Kung Fu and Tai Chi. An International gold Medalist, Scott Jensen is a traditionally trained Kung Fu and Tai Chi Master with over 40 years of  teaching, researching and publishing experience. Sifu Scott Jensen learned Northern Shaolin, Lohan, Xing Yi Quan and Tai Chi Chuan directly from legendary Grandmaster Wong Jackman. Today Sifu Scott Jensen is one of only a handful of instructors to pass on Northern Shaolin to the next generation.
In addition to learning from Wong Jackman for 25 years, Scott Jensen also studied intensely with many other famous Grandmasters of traditional Chinese Martial Arts, both here in the United States, and in China, and Taiwan. Scott Jensen has learned the arts of Tai Chi Chuan, Xing Yi Quan, Ba Gua Zhang, and Lan Shou Quan with the most famous lineage masters in each style. These experiences, combined with relentless practice, and professional teaching, have enabled Jensen to achieve clear understanding and demonstrable skill in each of these Chinese martial arts.
Sifu Scott Jensen is also the Founder, and President, of the Chinese Cultural Healing and Martial Arts Association (CHAMA), a 501c(3) Non-profit Association that supports the teaching, research, and sharing of Chinese culture, martial arts and healing methods.
In addition to teaching and managing the non-profit, Scott Jensen competes internationally, publishes instructional videos, books and articles. When he can find the time, he acts as a head judge at local martial arts tournaments. Scott Jensen is committed to benefitting the public by preserving, teaching and sharing the martial art lineages he has inherited, and ensuring these important legacies are not lost to future generations.

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Lineage Instructors

  • Wong Jackman1980 – 2005 – Northern Shaolin, Xing Yi Quan, Tai Chi Chuan, Lohan, Weapons
  • Peter Ralston – 1979 – 1985 – Northern Shaolin, Xing Yi Quan, Tai Chi Chuan, Weapons
  • Liu Wan Fu – 1994 – 1997 – Lan Shou Quan, Xing Yi Quan, Weapons. Qinna
  • Liang Ke Qian – 1995 – 2005 – Xing Yi Quan
  • Zhang Hua Sen – 1994 – 2004 – Liang Zhen Pu Style Ba Gua Zhang, Qinna
  • Tianjin Gao Family – 1994 – 2004Gao Style Ba Gua Zhang
  • Chen Yun Ching – 2008current – Weapons, Tai Chi 99
  • Zhang Kai – 1994 – 1997San Huang Pao Chui – Three Kingdoms Cannon Fist
  • Yang Zhen Do – 1992Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan
  • Chen Xiao Wang – 1999 – 2000 – Chen Style Tai Chi Chuan
  • Arthur Chin – 2006 – 2010 – Weapons
  • Mestre Accordion – 1982 – 1984Capoeira
  • I have also studied Judo (3 years), Kenpo (2 years), Boxing, Wrestling, Archery, Aikido, Tae Kwon Do, Horse Back Riding, Swimming (lifeguard), and Scuba (certified).

Teaching and Leadership Experience

  • 2008  – Current – First Presbyterian Church, San Anselmo, Tai Chi, Northern Shaolin, Xing Yi Quan, Qigong classes for the Chinese Cultural Healing and Marital Arts Association.
  • 2014 – Current – San Geronimo Community Center, Lagunitas Elementary School – Kung Fu Animal Power Classes
  • 2014 – CurrentMark Day School – Kung Fu Animal Power Classes
  • 2015 – CurrentSan Rafael Boyd Park – Kung Fu Animal Power Classes, Qi Gong, Xing Yi Quan, Northern Shaolin
  • 2016 – CurrentSan Rafael Community Center – Tai Chi Classes
  • 2017 – CurrentSan Anselmo Preschool – Kung Fu Animal Power Classes
  • 2007 – CurrentChinese Cultural Healing and Marital Arts Association, President.
  • 2006 – Current10,000 Victories School of Kung Fu and Tai Chi – Founder and head Instructor.
  • 2016 – 2017Town School for Boys – Kung Fu Animal Power Classes
  • 2011 – 2014Fairfax Open Circle Arts and Crafts (FOCAS), Fair fax, CA  we offered kids Kung Fu, Family Fu, Qi Gong, Xing Yi Quan.
  • 2012 – 2013ILM Tree School, Moraga, CA, Kung Fu Animal Power Classes
  • 2006 – 2012North Berkeley Senior Center, Tai Chi, Northern Shaolin, Qigong classes for the Chinese Cultural Healing and Marital Arts Association.
  • 2007 – 2008 –  San Anselmo Stay and Play, an after school program at four local elementary schools in the Ross Valley School District.
  • 2002 – 2004American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tai Chi Chuan for Acupuncture students.
  • 2003 – 2004Crestmont Elementary School, Secretary of Board of Directors, Richmond, CA.
  • 2002 – 2003Nystrom Elementary and Ceaser Chavez Elementary Schools – Richmond, CA, Recreation Specialist, I taught Kung Fu to disadvantaged children in elementary school after care programs at .
  • 1999 – 2000 St. Paulʼs Towers, Oakland, CA. Geriatric Tai Chi
  • 1990 – 1996 City of Berkeley Adult Physical Education Specialist
  • 1990 – 2004Bending Willow School of Tai Chi Chuan and Kung Fu, Founder.
  • 1984 – 1987Cheng Hsin School of Athletic Culture in Alameda, CA, Founder.
  • 1978 – 1985Cheng Hsin School of Internal Martial Arts – Senior Instructor, Tai Chi Chuan, Xing Yi Quan, Northern Shaolin.

Instructional Video Programs by Sifu Scott Jensen

  • Tai Chi – Yang Family Long Form – One-hour instructional program professionally shot in Marin.
  • Northern Shaolin #6 Short Striking – One-hour instructional program professionally shot on location in Taiwan and San Francisco.
  • Northern Shaolin #7 Plum Flower Fist – One-hour instructional program professionally shot on location in Taiwan and San Francisco.
  • Ba Gua Zhang Body Conditioning Drills – One-hour instructional program professionally shot on location in San Francisco.
  • Qi Gong Lessons – Foundation Lessons for New Students – One-hour instructional program professionally shot on location in Taiwan and San Francisco.
  • Yi Jin Jing – Muscle Tendon Changing Classic Qigong – One-hour instructional program professionally shot on location in San Francisco

Books by Sifu Scott Jensen

Books by Sifu Scott Jensen and 10,000 Victories Productions
  • Qigong For Health – A Guide For New Students
  • Kung Fu Animal Power – Student Guide
  • Kung Fu Animal Power Fu Book – Jaguar
  • Kung Fu Animal Power Fu Book – Tiger
  • Kung Fu Animal Power Fu Book – Horse
  • Kung Fu Animal Power Fu Book – Monkey
  • Kung Fu Animal Power Fu Book – Rabbit
  • Kung Fu Animal Power Fu Book – Falcon
  • Kung Fu Animal Power Fu Book – Bear

Magazine Articles by Sifu Scott Jensen

  • “Jumping Skills” Journal of Chinese Martial Arts (2013, Winter).
  • “Old School Kung Fu Training” Kung Fu Tai Chi Magazine. (2013, January)
  • “The 1,2,3 of Spear, Lan, Na, Zha”, Kung Fu Tai Chi Magazine. (2013, March)
  • “Why Compete in Tournaments – Competition Forum”, Journal of Chinese Martial Arts. (2012, Summer)
  • “Revealing the Hidden Chin Na of Northern Shaolin”, Kung Fu Tai Chi Magazine. (2012, June)
  • “Buk Sil Lum and Songshan”, Kung Fu Tai Chi Magazine. (2013, May)
  • “5th Annual Wu Dang Tai Chi Tournament”, Kung Fu Tai Chi Magazine. (2012, March)
  • “Shape Your Stances”, Kung Fu Tai Chi Magazine. (2012, January)
  • “5 Steps to Strong Knees”, Kung Fu Tai Chi Magazine. (2011, July)

Sifu Scott Jensen in the News

  • “Stand and Deliver” Inside Kung Fu Magazine. (1999, November)
  • “Arresting Hands of Lan Shou” Inside Kung Fu. (2000, June)
  • “San Rafael Champion Says Kung Fu Saved His Life Twice!,” Marin Independent Journal front page story. (Nov. 15, 2011)

Awards

  • Gold Medal, Yang Style Tai Chi (2011), World Tai Chi Championships at Wu Dang Mountain in China, the birthplace of Tai Chi in China, with over 2,000 competitors entered this tournament.
  • Silver Medal, Tai Chi Sword (2011), World Tai Chi Championships at Wu Dang Mountain, the birthplace of Tai Chi in China.
  • Member of the U.S. team to World Tai Chi Championships in Taiwan (1990).
  • Numerous tournament wins in the 1990s throughout California, including State Championships and national ranking in both Kung Fu and Tai Chi.

Education

  • BA in Philosophy, with Honors, including minors in Business Administration – Marketing, and History, from Cal State Hayward, 1990.

International Experience

  • 8 research, or competition, trips to China including, Shanghai, Beijing, Tianjin, Shaolin and Wu Dang Mt.
  • 10 research, or competition, trips to Taiwan.
  • I have also visited the following countries: Canada, Trinidad and Tobago, Tahiti, American Samoa, Fiji, USSR (in 1977), Finland, United Kingdom

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