There are eight movements in the Beifang Qi Qigong form: 1. Keep in mind that there is a companion VHS video tape available through the on-line store." Tai Chi Partner Cane (San Tsai Tuan Kun). There are videos on UTube for each lesson: Lesson One , Lesson Two: , Lesson Three, , Lesson Four, , Lesson Five, , Lesson Six, , Lesson Seven, . Traditional Tai Chi Eight Immortals Cane, Routine One. Routine One is based on the Yang Style of Taijiquan. Traditional Tai Chi Eight Immortals Cane, Routine One. A comprehensive guide to the practice of the short staff, cane, jo, walking stick, gun, zhang, whip staff, 13 Hands Staff, and related wood short staff weapons. Developed by Grandmaster Mark Shuey, Sr., founder of Cane Masters.These lists and detailed descriptions of each movement are for the use of students at the Valley Spirit Taijiquan Center in Red Bluff, California. A detailed and annotated guide, bibliography, lists of links, resources, instructional media, online videos, and lessons. Cane Masters Instructional Video Series, Volume 5, Winning Katas with Techniques. shares his advanced techniques and winning katas with you in this 51 minute tape.I had already prepared a fairly comprehensive and popular webpage on Staff Weapons.
Saito Sensei is an Aikido grand master who trained with Morihei Ueshiba for 23 years. Saito Sensei was a noted organizer of Aikido jo katas. This video contains information on the required Cane Masters Kata, cane care techniques, advanced techniques, and an interview with Grand Master Mark Shuey. It is the largest collection of these techniques yet published."We have combined a variety of blocks and counters introduced in our other instructional videos into a series of techniques designed for self-defense in a true street situation.
By "short staff" I mean a straight wooden staff or cane from 30" to 50" long.
I welcome suggestions, comments and information from readers about good resources, links, books, pamphlets, videos, DVDs, VCDs, schools, workshops, events, techniques, forms, etc.. In 2013, I will be learning by studying, practicing, and documenting four different aspect of the cane.
Endorsed by Cane Masters International." Video Clip VSCL. This DVD also includes a warm up Qigong routine that is useful for everyone. The second and third sections break down each of the two sides and teach the movements. S., Valley Spirit Taijiquan, Red Bluff, California. The document provides a bibliography, links, and resources.
It will be of special interest to those who practice the Eight Section Brocade Qigong form. The last section shows the form performed as a partner form. The document includes brief descriptions for each short staff and/or cane technique. Master Tsao developed this cane form himself, with grandmaster Zhu Tiancai's support.