Master Alex Zubarjev
The 3rd dan Master of Kung Fu schools Vietnamese Line "Wing Chun Kuen Phai", the president of the European Association "Wing Chun Kuen Phai", the Chairman of the Transcarpathian Regional Federation "Wing Chun Kuen Phai," the chief instructor of the International Federation of traditional martial arts, the chief representative of the school "Wing Chun Kuen Phai "in Europe.
Alexander Zubarjev has dedicated to martial arts and melee combat since he was ten. At the age of 14 he built a sports hall for training of different courses which ranked at the first place in regional competitions.
At the age of 18 he was drafted into the army. He went to school Elite Special Purpose Regiment of the President of Ukraine. He served as an instructor in unarmed combat, trained soldiers and participated in demonstrations of Ukraine army.
After military service he devoted himself to the Thai boxing. He hurt his knee and elbow. He was introduced to Igor Tokáň the Master of the 6th dan and the student of the 10th dan disciple Grandmaster Igor Astasheva to restore his health.
In 2005 Alexander Zubarjev started the way as a student of Kung Fu school of Vietnamese direction "Wing Chun Kuen Phai." As a true disciple of his teacher, he trained hard, studied philosophy schools, physical and mental exercises Fung Fu, understood the complexity of the teachings of the East, and learned not only how to achieve health of body and soul harmony, but also how to teach this art.
In 2009 Alexander Zubarjev moved to Prague and started teaching skills of Kung Fu schools Vietnamese direction "Wing Chun Kuen Phai."
In 2010 he opened a Kung Fu school of Vietnamese direction "Wing Chun Kuen Phai" in Prague.
Grandmaster of the 10th dan Igor Astashev, the 8th dan Master Igor Tokáň, the current representatives of the embassies of Ukraine, representatives of the Embassy of the Russian Federation, representatives of higher vocational schools in the Czech Republic, various organizations, media representatives and photographers were invited for the opening ceremonial.
Information about the activities of the Prague school "Wing Chun Kuen Phai" is regularly published in newspapers such as the "Prague Telegraph", "Ukrainian News" and other publications.
Simultaneously with the opening of schools the first seminar Vietnamese Kung Fu direction "Wing Chun Kuen Phai" was organized in Prague, attended by Grand Master 10th dan Igor Astasheva, 8th dan master Igor Tokáň. According to the assessment of student Alex Zubarjeva they were assigned to their level of a technical grade.
Regularly twice a year under the guidance of master "Wing Chun Kuen Phai" certification (attestation) seminars are held.
In 2011 on the advice of Igor Astasheva Alex Zubarjev travelled to Vietnam to visit the patriarch and Grandmaster of Kung Fu Vietnamese direction "Wing Chun Kuen Phai" Huynh Ngoc An.
This trip helped him to learn about the world of Asian cultures and traditions, to know the habits of the Eastern monks, to feel the spirit and atmosphere of Buddhist temples acquaint himself with supporters of school "Wing Chun Kuen Phai 'in Vietnam, to pay homage to the ashes of the first patriarch" Wing Chun Kuen Phai ". Visiting schools Vietnamese Patriarchs line gave Alex the power to develop himself as a student and as a teacher of the school "Wing Chun Kuen Phai."
In 2012 the patriarch and Grandmaster Huynh Ngoc An and the 10th dan Grandmaster Igor Astashev were invited to Prague .It was a great honor for schools in Prague. This event led to the Prague meeting of students from Europe - Germany, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary, Italy and France.
In 2013 Alex Zubarjev opened the Transcarpathian Regional Federation "Wing Chun Kuen Phai" in Ukraine and was chosen as its president . In the present the Federation has more than 200 students, includes 7 cities Transcarpathia, and it is actively involved in various social activities.
Since 2014 Kung Fu exercises (Qi Gong, Zen meditation)has been so popular that Alex Zubarjev starts to train in the halls, like "Worldclass", "Healthy style", "Tyke gym" and others. The practice due to its uniqueness focused restoration of health, has found its place in Prague, its audience and continues to gain popularity. Grateful and healthy people are growing more and more!