The British Council for Chinese Martial Arts was set up in accordance with the UK Sports Council’s guidelines in 1973 and was granted Sports council Governing Body status in 1980.

In 2013 Dragon Fitness Academy was proud to of been accepted as member of the BCCMA.

The aims and objectives of ‘the Council’ are very simple, they are to:

To promote the study and safe practice of Chinese Martial Arts and regulate as far as possible, the ever-growing numbers of clubs and organisations claiming to teach Chinese Martial Arts.

Affiliate to, assist, co-operate with the support national and international organisations having objectives approved by the Members Council.

Act as an advisory body on all matters appertaining to the practice of the Chinese Martial Arts, through liaison with statutory and voluntary bodies, news media and other relevant parties.

Provide members with such services and support as may be available through their membership.