JCST YOUTH CAMP
TRAIN WITH THE JACKIE CHAN STUNT TEAM IN BEIJING
CAMP 1: JUNE 3RD - 12TH, 2024
Hosted by The JC Stunt Team & Philip Sahagun
Get ready for the adventure of a lifetime at the first ever JCST Youth Camp with the Jackie Chan Stunt Team, where action, excitement, and martial arts collide. This extraordinary Camp offers aspiring young artists the opportunity to learn about the art of on screen performance from the best in the business.
Under the expert guidance of Jackie Chan's legendary stunt team, our trainees will be immersed in the world of exciting stunts, innovative choreography, and martial arts performance. From practicing basic kicks and flips to harnessing their inner courage and discipline, participants will gain invaluable skills while forging lasting friendships in China's capital city of Beijing.
In addition to the thrilling stunts and martial arts training, trainees will have the opportunity to explore China's rich history by visiting iconic sites like the Shaolin Temple. Nestled among serene mountains, this ancient Temple is renowned as the birthplace of Zen Buddhism and the cradle of Kung Fu. The trainees will immerse themselves in the spiritual and martial heritage of the Shaolin monks, witnessing their mesmerizing displays of power and agility. This visit will provide a deep appreciation for the historical and cultural roots of martial arts, allowing trainees to connect with the traditions that have inspired Jackie Chan and Action Cinema.
The JC Youth Camp is not only an unforgettable learning experience, but also the chance to build confidence and a lifelong passion for adventure. So, gear up and get ready to join the ranks of fearless stunt performers, all under the watchful eye of the iconic Jackie Chan Stunt Team.
(English Translators will be provided)
HOW TO APPLY
1. Make sure everyone applying for travel has a Valid Passport!
2. Make sure a parent or guardian fills out our online application.
3. Please note, It is mandatory for all minors to be accompanied by an adult.
4. We will go over your application, if you pass this phase we will send you a waiver, and link for online payment.
5. Complete your course payment and submit your waiver with a picture and photo copy of your valid passport.
6. Get a flight landing in Beijing, China (PEK) on June 3rd, 2024 (Check to see if you need a VISA)
7. Send us a copy of your itinerary and that's it, we will see you in China!
Your deposit must be received within 72 hours of Invoice of your acceptance email in order to secure your spot. Spaces to this event are limited. The remainder of your camp balance must be paid within 90 days of making your deposit or your spot will be passed on to the next person on our waiting list.
TRAVEL / COST
Arrival Airport - Beijing International Airport (PEK)
MONDAY, JUNE 3RD, 2024 - WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12TH, 2024
On our arrival date, Camp buses will be available to transport you and your Family from the (PEK) Airport to our Hotel at 9 am and 3 pm Beijing standard time. If you arrive at a different date or time Taxis are available from the airport for purchase out of your own pocket. We will be training for the first five days of our camp, with the Jackie Chan Stunt Team in Beijing. After we finish our training program, we will visit the Shaolin Temple. On departure day, participants of our Camp will be provided a Bus from the Hotel to the (PEK) International Airport at 8:00 am on Wednesday, June 12th 2023, please note that airport arrival can vary due to Beijing traffic (expected drive time to the airport is between 30-40 min.) Please notify us if you are planning on prolonging your stay.
PACKAGES AND COST
(BEFORE APRIL 30TH)
$3,000 USD - YOUTH CAMP TRAINING PACKAGE
Accommodations + Stunt Training + Martial Arts Training + Tourism
$1,500 USD - TOURISM PACKAGE
Accommodations + Tourism (For additional non training persons such as parents/guardians)
$600 USD - ADDITIONAL PERSON / SHARED ROOM
Shared Accommodations + Tourism (For additional non training siblings under the age of 18)
Late Registration: Additional $200 USD per person (For any application placed after April 30th.)
SAMPLE OF ACCOMMODATIONS
06.03.24 - Arrival Day PEK
06.04.24 - JC Stunt Training
06.05.24 - JC Stunt Training
06.06.24- JC Stunt Training
06.07.24 - JC Stunt Training
06.08.24 - JC Stunt Training &
06.09.24 - Travel to Shaolin
06.10.24 - Shaolin Training
06.11.24 - Shaolin Training
06.12.24 - Departure Day PEK
Schedule is subject to change*
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Included in this trip?
- Training 5 Days with the JC Stunt Team
- Kung Fu Training in the Shaolin Temple
- Chinese to English Translators
- Photos and videos taken of Training
- Accommodations within China
- Commemorative Gifts + Certificate
- Shuttle bus to and from the airport
- Breakfast at Hotel
- Lunch for all attendees
What will we be eating?
A hotel breakfast of fresh fruit, hot items and local dishes will be included. Lunch and Dinner is not included, however, you will have time to dine outside and immerse yourself in the rich and diverse culture of Chinese cuisine. Night Market? Vegetarian? No problem. It's time to discover Beijing.
Can we take pictures?
Due to privacy reasons there should be no pictures taken and no filming unless directed by the JC Stunt Team. This includes any posts that would give away the training centers location such as the building's exterior or the pathway to the training center. However you can rest assured that everyone will be given a chance for group and personal photos when directed by the JC Stunt Team.
Where are we training?
This is an exclusive opportunity to train at the JC Stunt Team Training Center in Beijing, which is not open to the public! The same place where members of the JC Stunt Team train actors and design fights for upcoming projects.
Will Jackie Chan attend the Camp?
There is no plan for Jackie himself to attend the camp. However, you will learn from members of Jackie's world renowned Stunt Team who have trained and performed stunts on some of Jackie's biggest films.
What is not included in this trip?
- Airline tickets to China (Beijing PEK)
- Travelers Insurance (Recommended)
- Chinese Visa
- Personal Shopping
- Personal Taxis
- Lunch & Dinner Meals
It was an awesome experience and a dream come true! It was so precious to learn from the best of the best! I can’t even describe the feeling! I was so full of emotions all the time. I learned so much about the physicality, about the filming, about the team work and about why JC and JC stunt team are really the best!
EMILIE G. / STUNT PERFORMER - BELGIUM
Overall this was the best experience I ever had. Seeing my childhood hero's training center and team, was just incredible. I am very grateful for everyone.
ARMAN A. / STUNT PERFORMER - FINLAND
The trip was a dream come true in more ways than one. Training and learning from the JC stunt team was amazing. All of the coaches and even other team members created such a great environment. It’s what we all dreamed of as kids. I’ll never forget it.
WILL I. / MARTIAL ARTIST & FILM ENTHUSIAST - USA
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ELEVATE YOUR POTENTIAL
In 2023 we hosted the first ever JCST Camp in Beijing. Over the course of two events, forty five people hailing from fifteen different countries gathered in Beijing to study the art of action film making with the Jackie Chan Stunt Team. Don't miss your chance to learn with some of the worlds best in the heart of China.
Head Coach K-STAR Training Academy