Discover the Internal Martial Arts
Come learn Bagua and/or Xingyi from one of North American's foremost instructors, Andrea Falk. Bagua and Xingyi are two important internal styles of chinese martial arts. As part of her twice annual North American tour, Andrea Falk will be in Guelph on June 18th and 19th.
Final details will be posted on the Stone Lantern website shortly. For more information on Bagua, check out: www.whytrybagua.wordpress.com. For more on Xingyi: whytryxingyi.wordpress.com.
All the best,
James Saper R.TCM.P.
Stone Lantern Internal Arts
42 Quebec St, downtown Guelph
Update below, as at 31st May 2016.
Here's information on a series of workshops happening in Guelph in June. As part of her annual cross-Canada tour, Andrea Falk will be teaching Bagua and Xingyi at Stone Lantern Internal Arts. Discover the Chinese traditions of Bagua & Xingyi. Two famous internal styles the combine health, fitness & martial skill.
Bagua: Finding Deep Skill
Sat. June 18th,10:00am - 12:30pm
Andrea Falk has over 30 years experience in Bagua. The Magui style emphasizes Bagua's connection to Qigong theories of 'tendon changing' & the practical application of 'full body power'. This seminar is suitable for both beginners and continuing students.
Bagua: Footprints of the Masters
Sat. June 18th, 1:30pm - 4:30pm,
A continuation of the morning workshop, this session will cover additional Bagua training drills and techniques. While participation in the morning session is not required, it is preferred.
Bagua Weapons: Dadao - Big Sabre
Sun. June 19th, 10:00am -12:30pm
Learn Bagua's Big Sabre. Andrea Falk has being training with 5 time wushu champion, Lu Yan. Expect a seminar that combines the power of Chinese weapon practice with the grace of Bagua. Previous experience with Chinese weapons, while not required, will be helpful.
Xingyi: Aligning Form & Intent Assertive & direct, Xingyi is the most linear of internal styles. Built on the theory of five elements it is practical in its training approach. This class will cover the 5 fundamental strikes for beginners, and the 12 animals forms and partner routines for returning students.
Sun. June 19th, 1:30 - 4:00pm,
Full Weekend Registration: $180
Location: Stone Lantern Studio, 42 Quebec St, 2nd flr, Guelph
For more information or to register, contact James Saper: