Friday, August 29, 2008

Bagua Class Schedule

Wu Guo Zheng's Classes 吳國正的課
Taipei City
Xin Dian Highschool 新店高中
Sunday at 3:30 禮拜日 15:30

Warren Fox's Classes 孔太龍的課
Taipei City
Zhongxiao Fuxing Mrt near exit 14 忠孝復興捷運地下街 靠近14號出口
8pm to 9:30 pm Tuesday and Thursday 禮拜二四 晚上 8點

Gao Bagua two person application practice 八卦掌 本手第二段

Section two of the post heaven movements or applications. This is not like sparring but a very effective method that teaches the timing of the movements and has an endless amount of variations that can be practiced. This is consideed one of the most complex parts of Gao bagua and should only be practiced after the post heaven movements are done smoothly

Friday, August 15, 2008

全世界華人武術大賽 Asian World Matrial Arts Competition

This was a wonderful experience in Taiwan to be able to be surrounded by so many masters. I saw masters of every internal style along with up and coming masters in the external styles. Truly a blessing to be in Taiwan for me now.

Wednesday, August 6, 2008

Guan's Blade 春秋刀

一、持刀式 Holding Blade Technique
二、獻刀 三、 Offering Blade
舞花左砍(左) Dancing Flower Slash
四、別刀右砍(左) Right Dividing Slash
五、背刀式(左) Back Blade Style
六、獻刀式(左) Offering Blade Technique
七、大舞花(挨右) Big Dancing Flower
八、獨立後搗 Single Back Thrust
九、獨立前摩 Single Forward Grind
十、撲刀式 Pounding Blade Style
十一、轉身觀風 Turn and Face the Wind
十二、古樹盤根 Roots of the Old Tree
十三、透步別刀 Through Step Dividing Cut
十四、蹋步下砍 Deep Step Downward Slash
十五、蹲步挑抱 Crouching Plunge
十六、回身掃膛 Turning Sweep
十七、推窗望月 Push the Window and Gaze at the Moon
十八、、輪花撲刀 Rolling Pound
十九、背刀式 Back Blade Style
二十、騎馬下撩 Riding Horse Rising Blade
二一、騎馬蓋頂 Riding Horse Covering Blade
二二、轉身舉刀 Turning Raising Blade
二三、後出把 Extend the Back Handle
二四、上步剁刀 Stepping Chop
二五、後出把 Extend the Back Handle
二六、上步剁刀 Stepping Chop
二七、透步插刀 Stepping Through Piercing Blade
二八、回身後仰 Turning Praise
二九、蹋步撇刀 Deep Step Cast Away
三十、透步錯刀 Step through Alternate Blade
三一、上步到刀 Stepping Arriving Blade
三二、翻身剁刀 Rotating Chopping Blade
三三、就地盤根 Root with the Earth
三四、上步撩刀 Stepping Rising Blade
三五、回身剁刀 Turning Chopping Blade
三六、上步撩刀 Stepping Rising Blade
三七、回身剁刀 Turning Chopping Blade
三八、墊步撩刀 Stomping Step Raising Blade
三九、墊步壓刀 Stomping Step Pressing Blade
四十、五花藏刀 Five Flower Hidden Blade