Vovinam is a special martial art – born in the essence of many traditional martial arts as well as absorbed modern trends.
Although Vovinam has never claimed the title of martial arts, Vovinam is a strong force that holds the soul of the martial arts community in Vietnam.
Unlike many other martial arts, Vovinam has only four colors – each color is divided into levels. Like the noble and noble martial arts, the meaning of the belt colors is something that every Martial Arts student in Vietnam should remember:
– Blue (blue): This symbolizes the color of hope and the sea, meaning that the martial arts are raising hopes for the martial arts and the cultivation of martial arts.
– Yellow (royal belt): symbolizes the color of the East of Asia, with the meaning of martial arts and the spirit of martial arts began to absorb into the flesh and soul of the disciples.
– Red (pink belt): symbolizes the color of blood, the color of the fire of heroic life, the sense of martial arts and the spirit of martial arts has absorbed into blood, blood is circulating in the body of the student.
– White (white belt): symbolizes the color of bone, with the meaning of martial arts and the spirit of martial arts has penetrated deep into the bone marrow, turning the human core to represent the essence of the school.
October 20 to 30 in Binh Duong
On the morning of October 5, Vovinam Viet Vo Dao Ho Chi Minh City 2017 opened at Ho Xuan Huong Sports Club, District 3. The tournament attracted nearly 400 athletes from 24 districts and schools in Ho Chi Minh City.
Athletes competed in 43 medal sets, including the rights and opposition. Of these, 21 content rights and 22 balance classes (9 weight classes, 13 weight classes).
The combination of the best athletes of vovinam Ho Chi Minh City promises to bring exciting and quality games.
Through this tournament, Vovinam Ho Chi Minh City quality testing athletes to prepare for the best national championship Vovinam will take place from October 20 to 30 in Binh Duong.
Accordingly, the Vovinam Federation of Vietnam will coordinate with the Ministry of Education and Training to carry out the main activities:
organizing a Vovinam training for teachers, holding the 2nd national vovinam championship (7 / 2018); Vovinam 1st National Championship (10/2018).
Department of Education
In Ho Chi Minh City, Vovinam has been supported by the Department of Education and Training in schools.
Accordingly, in mid November, the vovinam department of HCM City will coordinate with the Department of Education and Training. You are organize martial arts training and martial arts courses applied in mid-time students of the city.
Recently, the Ministry of Education and Training has approved. The introduction of Vovinam into the official program in 2018 through the Official Letter No. 4108 / BGDDT-GDTC on guiding the implementation of physical education, physical activity health and school year 2017-2018.