Master Qian "Chainsaw" Zhao Hong & Master George Xu (Xu Guo Ming)
Master Qian Zhao Hong is a member of Shanghai Wu Shu Association, Vice Chairman of Institute of Shanghai Pa-Kua, Vice Chairman of Institute of Shanghai Wu Dong Qigong. The majority of the content in this volume is taken from the first demonstration night at camp. It begins with Master Qian demonstrating the 250 year old Chan Ssu (spiral) taijiquan form followed by section explaining it. Master Xu continues with demonstration of the Chen taijiquan form performed with different intentions and continues with further explanations and applications. Master Qian performs the rare Fighting form from the 6 harmony/ 10 animal xinyi system. This is only the second and last time this form was performed in North America. Master Qian follows with the applications of the form with students. Master Xu demonstrates Lan Shou Chuan from and also demonstrates applications following with students. This title concludes with Master Qian discussing his history and martial theory responding from questions from students.
The content in this volume focuses on drills and instruction from the camp week. Master Qian's sections cover the topics of Chan Ssu (spiral) taijiquan qigong, Chan Ssu taijiquan fundamentals and the Chan Ssu taijiquan form, Master Xu continues with instruction on the Chen taijiquan form and Chen taijiquan fundamentals. Both Master Xu and Master Qian also have sections on 6 Harmony/10 Animals Xiniyquan practice drills.This title concludes with Master Xu teaching a class in the Chen taijiquan sword form and the Lan Shou Chuan double broad sword set.