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Chan Cheuk Fai is coming back to Byron. Photo supplied

Chan Cheuk Fai will visit Byron Bay to conduct a black belt grading for Jin Wu Koon Karate on Friday, July 5, and a combat seminar on Saturday, July 6.

The son of renowned kung fu master Chan Keng Wan, he was trained by his father in kung fu from the day he could walk.

He regularly came to Byron Bay from the late 1970s to the mid 1980s.

Cheuk Fai has a very high level of expertise in karate, kung fu, kickboxing and Chinese weaponry with the Jin Wu Koon Lion dance team ranked number one in Australia.

He has also tasted the highest levels of success in martial arts competition that includes Australian titles in karate and being a core member of the national karate team in international competition.

He also fought for a WKA (World Kickboxing Association) world title and has been involved in the production of many martial arts movies.

He has also trained many national and international champions in karate, kickboxing and kung fu.


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