Coach Wu is the founder of the internally renowned Beijing Wushu Team, and is also coach to Coach Zhang and Jet Li (Li Lian Jie). Coach Wu Bin retired in the early 2000's, but will occasionally visit USWA to teach and hold seminars for our USWA students.
Coach Pei founded United States Wushu Academy, along with Coach Zhang, in 1988. He has an extensive background in Chen-style taiji, studying directly from the 19th generation descendant of the founder of Chen style taiji. Additionally, Coach Pei began his wushu training in 1980 when he trained with the Beijing Wushu Team.
Coach Zhang founded United States Wushu Academy, along with Coach Pei, in 1988. Her wushu training began at the age of 9, when she was selected to join the Beijing Wushu Team. Coach Zhang's professional accomplishments include, eight gold medals in Chinese national competitions, and ranking within the top three athletes on the Beijing Wushu Team. Since then, Coach Zhang received the prestigious "Best Coach of the Year" award from the International Wushu Federation in 1988, and has sent numerous students to national and international competitions.
Coach Cui Yahui was born and raised in Beijing. At the age of nine, 1972 he was selected to begin Wushu training with the prestigious Beijing Wushu Team under the guidance of Coach Li Jungfeng. 1976 Beijing Wushu Teamis divided into male and female teams, he began under the guidance of Coach Wu, Bin.
1974 President Richard Nixon met with the three young goodwell ambassadors at the White House. Jet Li, Lu Yan and Cui Yahui.
Former US Wushu Team member
3rd World Junior Wushu Championship in Singapore Gold and Silver Medal.