VOVIET is a specialised discipline in Vietnamese modern martial art.
VOVIET is the synthesis of Vietnamese Martial Art Styles and the ancient culture of Vietnam.
Vo: Martial Art
VO-VIET mission is to inspire Honour, Strength, Honesty, in a model of intelligent fighters, successful and happy people, excellent citizens.
Be Strong, Be Helpful
The advantage of practising VO-VIET is getting physical strength, develop self-confidence with a peaceful mind and a great positive attitude towards life.
VOVIET offers two options in its practice: 1.Studies of Quyen (form) and Strategies. 2. Competition and Art of Fighting.
VOVIET (a proper noun, written in capital letters) was created by Master Phan Hoang in 1973 to sustain the Vietvodao – a Vietnamese martial art founded in Limoges, France, by seven masters including master Phan Hoang, the founding president. In 1984 VOVIET redefined its programs and became a new way of Vietnamese modern martial art : Prioritising educational approach, building methodology, promoting research, developing case-study, applying collaborative learning, creating five instructional quyen (forms) and a series of exercises to carry a new way of learning martial art (by theme, by nine different approaches Cuu-Doan, and by six criteria of evaluation).