The United States Wushu Academy (USWA) was established in 1988. Since its inception, USWA has championed the promotion of Wushu and Taiji in the United States. Today, USWA pioneers the introduction of Chen, Yang, Wu, and Sun styles of Taiji as well as Health Qigong in the United States through high quality seminars. USWA has hosted seven National Chinese Martial Arts Championships known as "The U.S. Challenge."