Taijiquan on the Blue Mountain Part 33 — Life (Almost)
8th to 12th March 2009
CHASING AFTER A RETREATING OPPONENT
Amongst other skills, the video series shows how you can press into an opponent, here using appropriate footwork with the pattern "Fierce Dragon Across Stream" If the opponent is near, you may just use a left Bow-Arrow Stance. If he retreats, you can follow using a T-Step, and adjust your left leg backward into a right Bow-Arrow Stance. If he moves back further, you can press in by moving your right leg forward to a right Bow-Arrow Stance. All the movements must be smooth.
PLEASE NOTE: you can download the video clips onto your own computer and view them at your leisure. Enter the webpage (not this one) where the selected video clip can be downloaded. Place your computer pointer at the picture or one of the links, and right click. Choose “Save Target As”. Select the directory or sub-directory where you wish to keep the video clip. Click “Save”.
|Pressing Palm||Pressing Palom||Pressing In|
|Pressing In||Solo Practice||According to Spacing|
|Chasing Opponent||Pressing Back||Felling Opponent|
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