Learn about the Shaolin Spade - Traditional Chinese Martial Arts Weapons

Advertise on Wiki

Join this free martial arts wiki. Add info on Shotokan Kata, Taekwondo Forms, Kicks, Punches, Grappling, Aikido, Goju-Ryu, Krav Maga, Bo Staff, Kyokushin, etc. Talk with martial artists by joining our Wiki Community.

Wiki Revision Date - 23 Feb 2015 13:18

Learn about the Shaolin Spade - Traditional Chinese Martial Arts Weapons

The Shaolin Spade is a traditional weapon used by Chinese martial arts (including Shaolin Kung Fu). This weapon is also known as a Shaolin Monk Spade or Monk Spade. In Chinese, it is known as Yue Ya Chan and Chan Zhang. The Shaolin Spade has been used in many classic Chinese martial arts movies.

This pole-type weapon consists of a sharp metal "spade" on one end and a metal crescent on the other end. The Shaolin Spade is typically 6-7 feet in length.

Demonstration Video of the Shaolin Spade

Martial Arts - Books | DVDs | Kata | Shoes | Sparring

Material on this wiki may not be copied or reproduced without the written approval of Black Belt Wiki.
All rights reserved. For other terms & conditions, please read our legal disclaimer. This site is for informational purposes only. All martial arts techniques and fitness exercises should be supervised by a trained martial arts instructor in order to prevent injuries and to ensure the proper technique is utilized. If you have had an injury or are in pain, please see a doctor before starting or continuing any martial arts and/or physical fitness program.

Martial Arts Gear