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About Administrator

Coach Matt Stampe is a Database Administrator and I.T. professional. In the world of Bodywork, he has been a Massage Therapist licensed under the Virginia Board of Nursing, and is currently a student at Virginia University of Oriental Medicine ( He has taught hundreds of people Authentic Yang Tai Chi Kung fu for over 25 years. He was President of the Virginia Commonwealth Universtiy (VCU) Martial arts club, Secretary and Treasurer of USA chapter of Yongnian Association under Sifu He Weiqi. Experience includes: Kung fu schools: Omei Shaolin (Sifu Lu Xiaoling) 3rd degree Black Sash, Chinese Martial Arts Institute (Sifu Clarence Burris), United States Wushu Academy (Coach Christopher Pei), and Qi Elements (Sifu Nancy Bloomfield), Former Head Coach: Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation centers(Adults Tai Chi), Hope Chinese school (kids classes), NOVA MMA gym in Arlington (kids classes), and VUOM Martial Arts Tai Chi club (Fairfax). He has positively impacted peoples lives whether for health, sport, strength, combat, and spirit. As a true combat athlete, he teaches methods so people can be confident to defend themselves.

Questions on Taijiquan

Q: Can you Talk about Zhong ding? A: Zhong ding is central equilibrium in Taijiquan. What are we centering with? We are centering with the ‘Taiji pole’ that runs through the body from the top of the head at ‘bai … Continue reading

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2018 Chinese Medicine Orthopedics and Microsystems

Chinese Orthopedics Books for this semester: Disorders: Qi and Blood, Blood and Qi, Ying Qi, and Wei Qi. Fractures, Dislocations, Sublaxations, Sprains, Strains Neck: Cervical spine Exercise, Qigong, and Health Maintenance. spurling’s test for neck injury Elbows, Wrists, Fingers Tests … Continue reading

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2018 Yang Taijiquan

Warm-up: long pole: thrusts Saber: Long form Sword What to know about Yang Taijiquan: Info Certifications, Ranks, and Sash tests: Level 3 Black Sash Omei Wushu Kung fu School Competitions Medals and Awards: Competitor from 1993 to 2010. Push Hands- … Continue reading

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Talks on Yang Family Taijiquan with Fu Zhongwen and James Fu

A young Fu Zhongwen with Yang Chenfu Fu Zhongwen was a chief inheritor of Yang Chenfu’s Taijiquan. He was one of the closest disciples, a lineage-holder, and in-law to the Yang Family. He spent his earlier days in Guang Fu … Continue reading

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Western Medicine for National Acupuncture students

last update 9/12/2017 Western Medicine Terminology: know over 600 terms. Digestive system, Urinary system, Reproductive system, Nervous System, Cardiovascular system, Respiratory system, Hematology, Lymphatic and Immune system, musculoskeletal system, Integumentary (Skin) system, sense organs, Endocrine system, Oncology, Radiology, Pharmacology, and … Continue reading

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