Charlottesville, VA Kung Fu Studio

3006 Berkmar Dr, Charlottesville, VA



combine practical self-defense skills with a total body workout and inspire a lifelong love of Chinese martial arts.

We teach two primary styles of traditional Chinese kung fu: Jow Ga Kuen (Jow family boxing) and Shaolin Mizong Quan (Shaolin Temple Secret Sect boxing), as well as the Yang family style of Tai Chi.


“Laughing Dragon has become part of my children’s extended family over the past 7 years. Sifu Chris has a genuine gift working with children in a caring way while instilling discipline, pride, teamwork, and hard work.”

The Nelson Family - 3 students since 2012

Laughing Dragon has been a fabulous second home for my son for the past eight years. The phenomenon instruction and warm, caring environment fostered by Sifu Chris have both been invaluable influences in my son’s life. Many thanks to all of you at Laughing Dragon for your part!

The Lee Family - 1 student since 2008

“Best Martial Arts Studio”

Latest Blog Posts

2019 Laughing Dragon Kick-a-Thon

Since 2012, Laughing Dragon Kung Fu has raised support for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital through our annual Kick-a-Thon. Our 7th annual kick-a-thon was held on Sunday, May 19, 2019, raising over $3,000 to help St. Jude Children's Research Hospital continue...

2019 Lynchburg International Festival

Laughing Dragon Kung Fu returned to Lynchburg, VA's International Festival on May 4, 2019 to lead off the annual parade of nations through downtown and to perform our traditional dragon and lion dances. View our full performance at the event (24 minutes via Vimeo) or...