ZHAOBAO Style Tai Chi
Wan Hai-Zhou is the inheritor of ZhaoBao Style T'ai Chi Chuan. He
was born in Zhaobao Village, Wenxian County, Henan Province. Among
his other positions he is Vice President & General Coach of the
WengXian Zhaobao Tai Chi Chuan Association..
holds an interesting place in the general Tai Chi world. Until recently
rather rare, there are those who claim it to be an alternative origin
place for Tai Chi. Zhao Bao stylists claim Jiang Fa as their originator.
They say Chen Qing Ping moved to ZhaoBao village and either learned
or improved his Tai Chi there. ZhaoBao is said to resemble the Chen
old form but performed more like the rest of the Tai Chi community's
method with slow and graceful movements. Other people even claim
a connection between ZhaoBao and another "rising star"
HuLie Jia or Thunder Style Tai Chi.
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