• EARN YOUR RESPECT

    To provide the student with the highest quality of instruction

  • GROW LASTING RELATIONSHIPS

    To train and produce top competition athletes for the World Games

  • MASTER SELF DISCIPLINE

    To cultivate character through the Academy’s educational experiences

USWA Virtual Classes!

Please join us for virtual classes until we can return to our regular class schedule.

Wushu:

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 6:00 PM (White to Orange Belt)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 7:00 PM (Green to Brown Belt)
Friday 8:00 PM (USWA Team only)

Sanda (San Shou):

Tuesday and Thursday 6:00 PM

Yang-style Taiji (Tai Chi):  

Saturday 10:00AM; Tuesday and Thursday 7:00PM

Chen-style Taiji (Tai Chi):  

Saturday 11:00AM; Tuesday and Thursday 8:00PM

Baduanjin Qigong (Qi Gong):  

Saturday 9:00AM

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Each virtual class will be 45 minutes long. You can sign in 15 minutes before each scheduled virtual class time to socialize with your classmates. 

Also warm up on your own before and continue practice after class for at least 30 minutes.

If you are a current USWA student, use the code you were emailed to join virtual classes via Zoom.

These classes will count the same as normal classes on your attendance sheet.

If you are not a current USWA student, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to find out how to become part of our community!

 

 

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

USWA Calendar

Friday, Jul 10 05:00PM - 05:55PM
Wushu All Age Green to Black Belts
Location: VA USWA
Friday, Jul 10 06:00PM - 06:55PM
Wushu All Age White Belt
Location: VA USWA
Friday, Jul 10 07:00PM - 07:55PM
Wushu All Age Yellow, Gold and orange Belts
Location: VA USWA
Saturday, Jul 11 08:30AM - 09:30PM
Health Qigong Baduanjin
Location: VA Location
Saturday, Jul 11 09:30AM - 10:30AM
All Ranks Yang Style Taiji
Location: VA USWA
Saturday, Jul 11 10:30AM - 11:55AM
Combat Applications All Ranks
Location: VA USWA
Saturday, Jul 11 11:00AM - 11:55AM
Push Hands & Applications White to Black Belts
Location: VA USWA
Saturday, Jul 11 12:00PM - 12:55PM
All Ranks Chen Style Taiji
Location: VA USWA
Saturday, Jul 11 01:00PM - 03:00PM
USWA Rank Testing Rules
Location: USWA VA Location
Saturday, Jul 11 05:00PM - 05:55PM
Wushu All Age White Belt
Location: MD Lakeforest Mall

USWA News

USWA Virtual Classes! 

Please join us for virtual classes until we can return to our regular class schedule. Each virtual class is 45 minutes long.

If you are a current USWA student, use the code that was emailed to join virtual classes via Zoom. These classes will count the same as normal classes on your attendance sheet.

If you are not a current USWA student, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to find out how to become part of our community!

Wushu: 

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 6:00 PM (White to Orange Belt)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 7:00 PM (Green to Brown Belt)
Friday 8:00 PM (USWA Team only)

Sanda:

Tuesday and Thursday 6:00 PM

Yang-style Taiji (Tai Chi):   

Saturday 10:00AM;  Tuesday and Thursday 7:00PM

Chen-style Taiji (Tai Chi):  

Saturday 11:00AM;  Tuesday and Thursday 8:00PM

Baduanjin Qigong (Qi Gong):  

Saturday 9:00AM

National Public Radio Report on Coachs life

Wushu Coaches Help Chinese Students Master Literacy And 'Become A Better Person'

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2019 US Sanda Championship and Team Tryouts

Only actual experience with strong perserverance can improve one's skill level.

Many thanks to the friends I met in this competition.  I cherish you.

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 US Wushu Academy featured in CCTV 9

Wushu in cctv 9US Wushu Academy featured in Chinese Television Station CCTV 9 documentary film on "A Biz Date With the World" USWA begins at 24'33".  

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A Reunion Between Old Teammates Coach Pei, Jet Li with Teammate Coach Zhang Guifeng.
Fairfax, Virginia August 14, 2011

Performance

Lecture: Tai Chi

To celebrate and showcase its newly accomplished enlargements, the Kennedy Center will hold nearly 500 free artistic performances and workshops from September 7 to 22, 2019. Coach Pei S

Christopher Pei, founder of the United States Wushu Academy, and a leading figure in the promotion of Wushu, Tai Chi and Qigong, will give a lecture on how to reduce physical stress and improve mental well-being through Tai Chi on September 7 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am.

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Chinese New Year performances

Wushu Jesscan and TashaDiamond is formed under extreme temperature and pressure over a long period. A strong children's growth is also under constant pressure

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Washington Wizards vs. Golden State Warriors game halftime show

Wushu and Washington Wizards during the National AnthemUSWA was invited to perform at the Washington Wizards vs. Golden State Warriors game halftime show on

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USWA Dragon and Wushu Team Performed at NBA Half Time

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USWA Dragon and Wushu Team Performed at NBA Half Time on February 1, 2014 between the Washington Wizards and the Oklahoma City Thunder at Verizon Center youtube paly

US Wushu Academy Students Perform at the Chinese Embassy

Chinese Embassy