SEMINARS: Martial Arts, Taijiquan, Qigong and Meditation
February 2015: YMAA South America Summer Camp
|February 20 - March 1, 2015||Taijiquan and Shaolin||Annual YMAA South America Summer Camp. 5 days of Taichi & Shaolin, followed by 2 days rest, and 3 days of Qigogn in Santiago. All countries, all schools, all levels, and all styles welcome to attend. Dr. Yang will be teaching various topics on Taijiquan and Qigong.|
February 2015: YMAA Poland Winter Camp
|February 28 - March 7, 2015||Taijiquan and Shaolin||Annual YMAA Poland Winter Camp. Please contact YMAA Poland for more details.|
Check for updates at YMAA Poland website.
March 2015: Qinna & Qigong Massage at Life Systems Martial Arts, Indianapolis, IN, USA
|March 21, 2015||Chin Na
(joint-lock techniques for all styles and backgrounds, all levels welcome!)
|9am-12pm, Levels 1-5
2pm-5pm, Level 1-5 & Level 1 Taiji Chin Na
|March 22, 2015||Qigong Massage||9am-12pm and 2pm-5pm, No prior experience required. Dr. Yang will review general Qigong theory, massage theory, and specific techniques.|
Download the PDF flyer and registration form here.
Check the Life Systems Martial Arts Webpage for updates. This event is being hosted by Mark Kreuzman and John Wicker.
March 2015: YMAA Andover Workshops at Andover, MA, USA
|Week of March 23-30, 2015||Topics TBD||Exact days and times TBD.|
Check the Yang's Andover Webpage for updates.
July/August 2015: YMAA Retreat Center Summer Seminars 2015
Week-long intensive seminars at the YMAA Retreat Center in Northern CA, with Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming, from July 10 until August 14, 2015.
There are no prerequisites for any seminar! All levels of experience, any background, and any style are welcome to attend. Groups are divided accordingly.
|July 10-17, 2015||Taijiquan/Taiji Spear/Staff Basic Drills||Yang-Style Long Form - The Essentials to Tai Chi practice
Long Weapon Fundamental Training for all levels.
|July 17-24, 2015||Taiji Pushing Hands/Taiji Fighting Set||Pushing Hands for all levels - Improving center, stability, body structure, and mind
Fighting Set - Taijiquan Martial Applications
|July 24-31, 2015||Qigong-1 (Qigong Theory + Embryonic Breathing)||Introductory Qigong with lecture on how to conserve and build Qi, as well as finding focus of the mind.|
|July 31 - August 7, 2015||Qigong-5 (Qigong Massage)||A brief primer to Chinese Qigong massage techniques, by yourself and with a partner.|
|August 7-14, 2015||Qigong-7 (Small Circulation)||The root to Muscle/Tendon Changing Qigong practice.|
More information about visiting the Retreat Center during the seminar season and during the non-seminar season can be found on:
- 2015 YMAA Retreat Center Seminars details page
- YMAA Retreat Center Non-Seminars Time (Regular Time) training page
August 2015: YMAA International European Summer Camp
|August 15 - August 23, 2015||Taijiquan, Shaolin, Qigong||YMAA International European Summer Camp. Camp site to be confirmed. Everybody is welcome to attend! Dr. Yang will be attending this camp as supervisor.|
Check for updates at 2015 YMAA International European Summer Camp website.