SEMINARS: Martial Arts, Taijiquan, Qigong and Meditation
June/July 2016: YMAA Poland Summer Camp
|June 25 - July 2, 2016||Taijiquan and Shaolin||Annual YMAA Poland Summer Camp. DATES ARE TENTATIVE. Please contact Robert at YMAA Poland for more details. Location: Hala Sportowa Brenna.|
Check for updates at YMAA Poland website.
July/August 2016: YMAA Retreat Center Summer Seminars 2016
Week-long intensive seminars at the YMAA Retreat Center in Northern CA, with Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming, from July 8 until August 19, 2016.
There are no prerequisites for any seminar! All levels of experience, any background, and any style are welcome to attend.
|July 8-15, 2016||Chin Na / White Crane||Joint-lock techniques for all styles and backgrounds.
White Crane blocking, sticking, and fundamental concepts.
|July 15-22, 2016||Taijiquan / Taiji Sword||Yang-Style Long Form - The Essentials to Tai Chi practice
Classical Yang-Style Taiji Sword sequence, theory, and applications.
|July 22-29, 2016||Taiji Pushing Hands/Yin-Yang Symbol Sticking Hands||Pushing Hands for all levels - Improving center, stability, body structure, and mind
Yin-Yang Symbol Sticking Hands (Silk Reeling)
|July 29 - August 5, 2016||Qigong-1 (Theory/Foundation and Embryonic Breathing)||Introductory Qigong with lecture on how to conserve and build Qi, as well as finding focus of the mind.|
|August 5-12, 2016||Qigong-2 (Medical Qigong)||Heal and strengthen your body without the use of drugs or external remedies. Discover how to understand your body and allow it to heal itself.|
|August 12-19, 2016||Qigong-8 (Muscle/Tendon Changing and Marrow/Brain Washing)||Muscle/Tendon Changing and Marrow/Brain Washing Qigong was passed down to Shaolin priests by Bodhidharma around 530 AD. The former conditions the body's physical strength and immune system, and the latter improves longevity and maintains the bone marrow.|
More information about visiting the Retreat Center during the seminar season and during the non-seminar season can be found on:
July 2016: YMAA Portugal Summer Camp in Costa da Caparica, Portugal
|July 25 - July 31, 2016||Taijiquan and Shaolin||Annual YMAA Portugal Summer Camp. The camp website is posted! Please contact Pedro at YMAA Portugal for more details.|
Check for updates at YMAA Portugal website.