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Help Canadian Athletes to Shaolin

$265 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 5 people in 7 months
Created June 12, 2018
30557280_1528830397787527_r.jpeg[above: current athletes of Shaolin Team Canada]

What is this About?

We are organizing a team of athletes to represent Canada at an international Shaolin martial arts tournament in October. This festival is held every 2 years and hosts over 50 countries and 2,000 athletes from around the world.

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Why We Need Your Help

With your collective support, we will be able to further develop our athletes, encourage participation, and educate others about the mental and physical health benefits of Shaolin martial arts, qigong, and meditation.

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Why is it Important to Represent Canada?

Canada’s presence was missing at the last world-stage competition in 2016 because of the lack of representation and financial support. And yet, many major countries of the world, such as the USA, Germany, Norway, Columbia, Switzerland, India, Russia, Sweden, Thailand, Slovakia, Singapore, etc., have regular representation.

30557280_1528830507787130_r.jpeg[above: Chief Coach of Shaolin Team Canada, Dao Shi]

What is Authentic Shaolin?

Shaolin is a 1,500 year old culture recognized today for its incredible martial arts, making it an iconic symbol of Chinese culture. It was founded in a temple in a young forest near Deng Feng, China. We are not a religious institution and instead practice what is called Shaolin Chán philosophy. It is compatible with all religions, non-religions, and spirituality.

Want More Information?

Visit our website at www.shaolinteamcanada.com or our affiliated school at www.stqitoronto.com.

Media

Here is a short summary of our last visit to Shaolin in 2014!

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Update 1
Posted by Shi Chang Dao
5 months ago
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Check us out on CBC local Toronto news tomorrow Friday, August 17th at 6pm! We're featured in the news and you'll get to hear what our little athletes have to say about representing Canada!
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