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Brett is working through the taijiquan beginners syllabus.
In order to grade, Brett needs to:
- partner work
- pushing hands
- Long Yang form
Complete the challenges for Long Yang form and Long Yang form (mirrored)
Complete 5 assignments
Brett has attended the required number of workshops/boot camp for grading.
Workshops attended: 6/8
Boot camp: 2
Private lessons: 0
Brett passed his martial physical but needs to significantly improve his flexibility if he wants to move any higher of the curriculum.
Fundamentally the marksman
aims at himself.
Taijiquan syllabus - student grades
Revised in 2018:
Long Yang form (section 1) (regular & mirrored)
Single pushing hands
Yielding basic skills
Challenge - form challenge (30 mins x 4 weeks)
Challenge – full circle qigong (30 mins x 4 weeks)
Challenge - mirrored form (30 mins x 4 weeks)
Challenge – standing qigong (4 postures) (20 minutes x 4 weeks)
Assignment #1 - Q & A
Assignment #2 - Attitude & etiquette
Assignment #3 - Q & A
Assignment #4 - Attitude & etiquette
Assignment #5 - Q & A
Assignment #6 - Attitude & etiquette
Assignment #7 - The Sword Polisher's Record: The Way of Kung Fu
Greyed out items meet the required standard of skill.
created 8 April 2014
Last updated 7 May 2017