Master Ge ChunYan(戈春艳) was involved in the production of a Hong Kong movie “The GrandMaster”, “一代宗师”. She taught the leading actress Ms Zhang ZiYi “BaGuaZhang” for her role. Master Chen has invited Master Ge to DaQingShan from 25th to 31st May to teach BaGuaZhang.
“So when you feel you are doing it right, you are absolutely wrong; when you do it right, you don’t know it. There is 0 biofeedback, so the only thing left is to watch your own video and listen to the teacher’s instructions.” Master Zhonghua Chen
Chen Xu is staying at Daqingshan this summer. He switched to practical method after pushing with Charlie Gordon in 2010 tournament.
It has been a year. I pretty much did about 1,500 yilu’s till date. This trip, I like to focus a little more in push hand to experiment the moves in the form. The yilu’s I did has given me strength. I feel more stable and not as whimsy compared to last year. Read more
There will be a live broadcast streaming from this link, http://practicalmethod.com/stream/. Please login on the 25th & 26th of Feb from 10am (Singapore time +8).
Please post your name in the comment so we know how many has seen the broadcast.
We will continue with similar effects in the future. Stay tuned!
Singapore, 15th Jan 2012. Lawrence Koh (16 years old) took 1 month to learn the entire form of Erlu.
Instructor : Master Chen Zhong Hua
Date : 25th & 26th of Feb, 2012
Time : 10am to 5pm
Location : The Grassroots’ Club, 190 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8, Singapore 568046
Topic : History, Theory, Foundations, Yilu (1st 13 moves), Push Hand
Cost : SGD260 for 2 days, SGD180 for 1 day
Contact : Michael Koh at (65)96680069 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael Koh won gold medal with a score of 8.38 at the 2011 Singapore International Martial Art Tournament.
With a previous background in Yang style taijiquan through a Cheng Man-Ching lineage (Master Rennie Chong of Singapore), Michael started to learn the Chen Style Taijiquan practical method in 2010 Oct online through videos. Read more
This is my first public Practical Method Yilu form display in Singapore.
I have been practicing Cheng Man Ching 37 style for 2 years, and in 2010 Apr, I started learning Chen Style Taiji in Singapore. After 3 months, I walked away feeling frustrated as I realized that what I learnt was “flower punch”. Nothing more than moving and waving my hands in the air. I didn’t give up and searched further on the internet brought me to a direct lineage from one of the master from Chen Village. I told myself, this teacher cannot be wrong. I signed up a 3 months course. Read more