I'll be teaching a series of special seminars in Ireland and England! For those who lives in the UK - I hope to see you there and meet you!!
*Kilkenny, Ireland: Sept. 19-21st (3 days!)
*Manchester, England: Sept. 28th-30th (3 days!)
*Newcastle, England: Oct. 1 & 2nd (2 days!)
Hi, Everyone! Just wanted to put in a shameless plug for my newest book, "Martial Maneuvers", which was released by Blue Snake Books! I hope you'll pick up a copy and give me some feedback on it!
Books to date include:
The Making Of A Butterfly
It should be noted that the majority of neijia schools do not promote the regular practice of "meditation", per se...
Taking advantage of the "gaps in consciousness" and skillfull use of angles and such are by no means the exclusive property of the neijia. Such concepts are to be found...
George Ling Hu (who now resides in Texas) used to live near Chicago back in the 70's. He's best known as a Taijiquan teacher but also teaches northern Shao-lin. I think he's now in Big Spring, Texas. Is this the gentleman you're wondering about?
You're absolutely right. Moreover, the fellow whose form is actually incorrect undoubtedly has students who will learn to move as he does...and when it all aflls apart they'll shout about how forms are useless.
I've been doing fingertip push-ups for about 50 years now...and I still hit the striking post several hundred times a day. I've never had any problems with my hands - if you train correctly, you'll be fine.
Those who suffer from arthritis and other ailments either trained incorrectly, or...