The American Kenpo Karate Academy in Olathe
Proudly Presents its 1st Annual Spring Time Martial Arts & Chi Kung Seminars Featuring The World Renowned Grand Master Dr. Yang, Jwing-
Ming Accompanied by his son, Sifu Nicholas Yang
April 6th - 9th, 2017
Seminars Offered :
April 6-7, 2017 6pm - 9pm: Shaolin Chin Na Chin Na (Qin Na) is the art of seizing and controlling an opponent. It is a fast and effective way to subdue an attacker using joint locks, cavity press, bone misplacement, muscle/tendon twisting, and artery sealing. Smooth flowing Chin Na techniques are simple to execute and difficult to escape. Dr. Yang discusses, demonstrates, and teaches the Chin Na techniques up-close and in detail. Thursday session.
April 8-9, 2017 9am - 12pm: Understanding Chi Kung (Qigong) Chi Kung (Qi Gong) means “Energy Work”. Chi is defined as the bioelectricity that permeates every cell of our bodies. Chi Kung can be described as the art and practice of adjusting and regulating the body’s energy for health, vitality, and longevity. In this seminar, Dr. Yang will introduce and discuss the core root concepts and strategies of proper and successful Chi Kung practice.
2pm - 5pm: Taiji Pushing Hands The practice of Pushing Hands trains the martial arts student to develop sensitive feeling, or “Listening Jin” to sense to an opponent’s intention, understand their Jin (power), neutralize it, and then counterattack. Dr. Yang, Jwing-Ming clearly instructs the finer details of step-by-step Pushing Hands training, and with an emphasis on understanding the emitting of Jin and its applications. Techniques are taught solo and with a partner, from the most basic to advanced.