Grandmaster Zhu Tiancai, 19th generation successor of the Chen Family Taijiquan, is one of the “FOUR GREAT JINGANG’S (Warriors).” He is known for his hands-on show-and-tell teaching, which cuts through the mystique that engulfs Taijiquan. His tireless enthusiasm in class is infectious, a must-see for any Taiji enthusiast!
1) Silk-Reeling (Chansi) Energy
2) How to apply chansi energy to your practice of Taijiquan
3) Applications in Qinna (Capturing/locking of joints)
Learn to practice the principle of “yi (mind/intent) leads, qi follows, qi arrives, motion follows,” and to understand “use yi (mind/intent), not li (force)” to move, to nurture qi and to develop neijin or inner strength of chansi energy.
Learn to apply the principle of chansi energy in the practice Taijiquan (Old Frame Routine One is used as model, but applicable to all forms).
In the last afternoon session, enjoy the practice of Qinna, the art of capturing/locking joints, and see how the chansi energy applies.
THIS IS A MUST-ATTEND WORKSHOP for anyone who seeks higher levels of the art.
Date: Sat May 8 – Sun May 9
Time: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (with lunch break)
Fees: $245.00 for both days/$140 for one day
PLEASE REGISTER EARLY
Late Registration Fee:
$25.00 if not paid by May 3, 2010.
Place: Private Gym,
11420 Beall Mountain Rd,
Potomac, Md, 20854
CALL OR EMAIL NOW TO REGISTER EARLY.
Make checks/payments to: C.P.Ong, 11420 Beall Mountain Rd, Potomac, Md, 20854
Holiday Inn Hotel
2 Montgomery Village Ave, Gaithersburg, MD, 20879.
SPECIAL RATE: $79.00/ROOM (up to four occupants)
PLEASE MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS early (Mention Chen Taiji Group)
Fajin is often described as the explosive release of power. It is the issuing of whole body power based on proper bio-mechanics and relaxation. While it is an important principle to learn to maximize the martial effectiveness of taiji, fajin also has health benefits and can improve bone density and ligament and tendon strength. This workshop is suitable for all levels as beginners and experts of all styles will benefit and improve their understanding and practice of TaiJi. Other martial arts style will learn important principles for developing striking power.
The Monday workshop will be
Jing Ying Institute, 1195 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd #6, Arnold MD 21012 www.JingYing.org
Standard fees are $295 for all 3 workshops, $245 for Saturday and Sunday, $145 for either Saturday or Sunday and $60 for Monday. The Monday workshop if $50 when combined with any other day..
Saturday, Sunday and Monday - 3 days of training!
Saturday and Sunday Only
Saturday Only - Silk Reeling
Sunday Only - Silk Reeling and Qinna
Monday Only - Fajin
Monday added to any of the weekend workshops