New Release: Shang Yun-Xiang Style Xingyiquan

Posted by – November 20, 2014
Categories: Martial Arts New Release

9781583947593Li Wen-Bin was a legendary figure in the Chinese martial arts world and the founder of Shang Pai Xingyiquan.

Derived from his training under Grandmaster Shang Yun-Xiang, Shang Yun-Xiang Style Xingyiquan clearly breaks down the fundamentals of those movements and forms found in all of Xingyiquan (and other internal martial arts). It also clarifies many common misconceptions about the names and technique executions.

Li goes into great detail to explain to readers of all levels the finer points of Xingyi training. Featuring hundreds of original photographs and step-by-step explanations of movements, Shang Yun Xiang Style Xingyiquan is an excellent companion to Xingyiquan training of any lineage.

About the contributors

Shang Zhi-Rong is the daughter of Grandmaster Shang Yun-Xiang.

Li Wen-Bin’s son, Li Hong, is the lineage holder of second generation Shang Pai Xingyiquan. His achievements in martial arts include many aspects, from boxing to short weapons, and extend to a very rich experience in coaching. He is also a well-respected martial arts competition judge.

Born into a martial arts family in Taiwan, Dr. Lu Mei-hui has won championships in many national and international martial arts competitions. Besides her achievements in martial arts, Dr. Lu is a renowned scholar, artist, and qigong instructor. Her publications cover the fields of education, language and culture, Chinese medicine, painting, and martial arts.

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