Northern Shaolin Sword Book B006R-85X
Improve your balance, strength, focus, and martial skills with our Northern Shaolin Sword Book. This elegant and effective Chinese weapon the Shaolin Sword, from America's most respected author and teacher of Shaolin Gong Fu. Mastering the Art of the Northern Shaolin Sword requires extensive physical training, which will result in a strong, finely-tuned body and mind. And as self-defense, Shaolin Sword is indispensable, improving your perception, timing, and reactions, allowing for the quickest and most appropriate response to any given situation. Sword training is one of the highest accomplishments in Chinese martial arts. Northern Shaolin Sword is a complete book for martial artists seeking to refine their skill and spirit. This book complements the videotape Northern Shaolin Sword - Qi Men Jian and Its Applications (sold separately) Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming is a renowned teacher of Chinese Martial Arts and the author of twenty-eight books. Born and raised in Taiwan, he has been studying and teaching these arts for thirty- eight years. Dr. Yang, Inside Kung Fu Magazine's Man of the Year in 1990, lives in Newton, Massachusetts. Jeffery A. Bolt, tournament promoter and Vice President of the USA Wushu Kungfu Federation, was inducted into Inside Kung Fu Magazine's Hall of Fame for Outstanding Martial Arts Promotions. Studying and teaching Chinese Martial Arts since 1975, he currently runs the Houston Institute of Chinese Martial Arts. Mr. Bolt lives in Houston, Texas. Discover the King of Short Weapons the Lord of One Hundred Arms! This is the second edition of this book.
* In-Depth History, Fundamentals and Forms.
* Two-Person Routines, Applications and Fighting Strategies.
* Three Complete Sword Sequences, including Rarely Seen or Taught Matching Set.
* Easy-to-Follow Step-by-Step Photos - Detailed Instruction.
320 pages, 836 illustrations
7 1/4" x 9 3/8", ISBN 1-886969-85-x