All classes at Wing Chun Kung Fu Council Northwest LLC are taught in a self-paced relaxed atmosphere. Whether you arrive late or must leave class early, you are welcome to attend at any time. There is no \"disrespect\" implied as it is understood that people are busy and have many obligations day to day. We are happy to work with you when your schedule allows you to attend class. While the term Kung Fu has come to be associated with martial arts, the term is a general term meaning \"to master something through hard work and dedication\". Therefore, the dedication of the student drives the training. Lineage is important as it traces the history of the art. An accurate lineage and adherence to traditional training ensure proper Wing Chun in accordance with the intentions and outlines of the founders and keepers of the art. The lineage of Wing Chun Kung Fu Council Northwest LLC is of the Ip Man / Ip Ching lineage.