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BOOK: Tai Chi Chuan Martial Applications 3rd Edition

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Book: Paperback

Availability: In Stock and Ready to Ship—Cart Button

Pages: 352

Code: B2993

ISBN: 9781594392993

Release Date: September 1, 2016

Skill Level: Skill Level 1 Skill Level 2 Skill level 3 recomended

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This 3rd edition includes a new and easy-to-follow layout. Each technique is presented in four to six large photographs with detailed instructions on how to perform the movements. Motion arrows are used on the photographs to help you execute the movements correctly.

DISCOVER THE MARTIAL ESSENCE OF TAICHI CHUAN Here's your chance to take the next step in your tai chi journey

Martial applications found within tai chi chuan are a direct link to your tai chi as a form of self-defense. When you study the martial side of tai chi, you can become proficient in a variety of high-level skills, including sensing, neutralizing, yielding, striking, chin na, and even throwing.

If you know a tai chi form, you are going to discover the essence of your movements by becoming aware of their martial applications.

If you are practicing tai chi pushing hands, you will greatly improve your skills with this understanding of martial applications.

If you are ready, you are going to love the amazing tai chi fighting set. This fully choreographed set (requires a partner) will combine all your tai chi skills into one 5-minute routine.

This book includes :

  • Martial applications for the Yang-style long form
  • Martial applications for Yang-style tai chi pushing hands
  • The complete Yang-style tai chi fighting set

For any style of tai chi chuan, this book will be important for practitioners who wish to develop a deeper understanding and advanced skills.

  • Learn how to analyze the forms and defense applications in your tai chi, gaining higher-level knowledge of your style.
  • Discover the martial applications ofYang style. These insights will give you greater understanding of your own art.
  • Find inspiration. Master Yang's writing will inspire you to investigate the martial applications of your tai chi style.

Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming

Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming, is a renowned author and teacher of Chinese martial arts and Qigong. Born in Taiwan, he has trained and taught Taijiquan, Qigong and Chinese martial arts for over forty-five years. He is the author of over thirty books, and was elected by Inside Kung Fu magazine as one of the 10 people who has "made the greatest impact on martial arts in the past 100 years." Dr. Yang lives in Northern California.





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