To Nourish your Body, Mind, and Spirit

The Phoenix And Dragon is a traditional school created for you, where the wisdom of the past can be applied today.

At THE PHOENIX AND DRAGON you will find a traditional teacher teaching the traditional Kung Fu experience of the mind, body, and spirit. We offer classes in traditional Shoalin Kung Fu and Tai Chi in the introductory program. In the Mastery Program, elements of  Hsing-I, Pa Kua Zhang (ba-gua), and Shuai Chiao are taught. There is also training in yoga and meditation for Mastery Program students. Throughout the year we will have seminars where you can train under some of the top Kung fu Masters of today.


Sifu David Block has trained with Master Eric Sbarge at The Hall Of The Peaceful Dragon. Sifu David has spent 14 years of learning the following traditional styles of Martial Arts; Shaolin Kung Fu, Tai Chi Ch’uan, Shuai Chiao, Pa Kua ( (Ba Gua), Hsing-I, Ch’an ( Zen ) Meditation, and Shaolin Yoga. He has been certified to instruct the above mentioned Martial Arts.

Sifu David’s interest in the Martial Arts was sparked when his son, Jeremy, started training at The Hall Of The Peaceful Dragon with Master Eric Sbarge. After noticing a remarkable positive development in his son, he decided to join Jeremy in learning the arts.

Of the many tournaments that Sifu David competed in, he gained top honors may times in both local and international competition. Especially noteable was a first place awarded for the Tai Chi staff form.

Having attended several seminars by some of the world’s top Martial Artists, Sifu David continues to broaden his learning experience.

Sifu David has been teaching under Master Eric Sbarge’s supervision for 8 years and is honored to to be able to pass on the Arts to his own students at The Phoenix and Dragon Tai Chi and Kung Fu School.

For more information on our lineage, please click on the Lineage or reference tab on the Home Page.

While all schools and styles have valuable things to offer, we believe that the serious student, prepared to make the commitment to this unique path of learning and development, will find none better than The Phoenix And Dragon Tai Chi And Kung Fu School.

So, no matter what your interests are, no matter what your health condition is, and whether you live in Weddington, Wesley Chapel or Waxhaw, Martial Arts taught at THE PHOENIX AND DRAGON might be exactly what you’re looking for!

The Phoenix And Dragon is a true traditional school

The Phoenix And Dragon can enhance your life, whether you are looking to increase strength, flexibility, calmness or whatever your goals are.

Finding a school that teaches the traditional Kung Fu experience of the mind, body, and spirit is not easy to find. There are many schools in any given city these days, but very few traditional Kung Fu schools exist. If you are looking to begin our  journey, where learning to develop yourself in the ways of the Masters is our path, then The Phoenix And Dragon is the school for you.