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Jinji Duli- “Rooster on One Leg” by Sun Jian-Yu interviewed by Bradford Tyrey

Bradford Tyrey Book at Lulu.com A: As I have said before, exceptional boxing masters of the past generations had most carefully and deliberately given exact names to each posture or set of movements as the basis of true instruction. Each … Continue reading

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San-t’i shi explained by Sun Jian-Yun, interviewed by Bradford Tyrey

Click here to get to Bradford Tyrey books on LuLu.com In the 1980s I asked Madam Sun Jian-Yun (Sun Lu-T’ang’s daughter) and Wang Xi-Kui (Sun Lu-T’ang’s disciple) many questions over the years. Here are two explanations provided by Madam Sun, … Continue reading

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Fast forms of Taijiquan on Youtube

My first exposure to Fast form was at “A Taste of China” tournament’s Master Demo. Wei Lun Huang demonstrated a Yang fast form, but it was in the sequence of the Yang form. It did however look very powerful and … Continue reading

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10 Essence of Taijiquan with images

This year I have been studying Yang Taijiquan deeply with Coach Chris Pei of United States Wushu Academy in Falls Church Virginia. Some of the classes have involved taking a theme from the 10 essences and apply it in Long … Continue reading

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Recent video uploads- Linear Yang fajin, 88 two person set, Paired sword set, Yang Broadsword set 2

Linear Yang Taiji fast- Individual movements of the form practiced with fajin on a moving line- this can be pung- ward off, lu- rollback going backward, Ji- press, An-push, repulse monkey- backward, brush knee, ect. ect.. We learned it (Weiqi … Continue reading

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