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#425568 - 02/27/10 09:01 AM Re: Young man doing Tai Chi? [Re: ashe_higgs]
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I think saying Yang style is not a fighting art is like calling all TKD not a fighting art. It really depends on the teacher and their focus.

I studied Chang tai chi for a bit. It was deeply rooted in Yang and my instructor could have destroyed me, even with my nidan in karate.
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The angry man will defeat himself in battle, as well as in life. -Samurai maxim

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#426444 - 04/12/10 09:47 AM Re: Young man doing Tai Chi? [Re: BeANumberOneMan]
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You can do Tai-Chi, Xing-Yi, Bagua, or Liu He Ba Fa. These four are pretty good internal Kungfu. You might think it's a good exercise for health, but gradually you'll be excited by the rich contents and their amazing applications in a real fight. The ultimate goal of these internal Kungfu is to help you reach "Dao" or "Tao".

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