Welcome to the



 Quad Cites Iowa and Illinois

 Traditional Ip Man Ving Tsun “Wing Chun”

Celebrating 19 years of teaching


The Only school in the Quad Cities, Iowa and Illinois teaching direct Ip Man / Ip Ching / Matt Johnson Ving Tsun (Wing Chun) lineage.

The VTMAA “Ving Tsun Martial Art Association is dedicated to teaching Ving Tsun Kung Fu as it has been passed on directly from his Sifu Matt Johnson. Sifu Matt Johnson a direct  student of  “Ip Ching”  the youngest son of the late Ip Man.  The Ving Tsun Martial Art Association is an affiliate / authorized school teaching under the Matt Johnson Ving Tsun Association. We keep to the teachings as it has been passed to us, this is why the VTMAA is run the same as his Sifu’s school in Chicago IL and the same as his Sifu in Hong Kong.

The Ving Tsun Martial Art Association affiliate to Ving Tsun Matt Johnson Athletic Association one of the few with the direct link to teaching true Ip Ching / Ip Man Ving Tsun. Sifu Chris Kellner a 1st Generation Matt Johnson disciple and 2nd Generation to his Si Gung Ip Ching.

The VTMAA is proud to call home here in the quad cities, Davenport IA. The VTMAA has been teaching authentic Kung Fu for over 19 years and look forward to many more years to come in helping the community.

The Ving Tsun Martial Art Association offers open classes for men and women, private lessons and seminars focusing on specific elements of the Ving Tsun system.

The VTMAA is pure self defense. If you want to be able to defend yourself and do not want to be a victim, then this is the place to train. We can teach you how to use Ving Tsun to protect yourself and the people you care about. All you need to do is show up, practice, and be committed. If you are interested in finding out more about Ving Tsun and classes in Iowa, surrounding areas or  if you are local in the Quad City area you can e-mail chris@vtmaa.com or contact him directly at 563-349-6996


Iowa and Illinois Ving Tsun – Ip Man -Ip Ching Lineage under Matt Johnson