Old Eagle Catches Snake

How do masters spar?

"Old Eagle Catches Snake" is an amazing set. Would you believe that by learning only this set you will have sufficient material to develop internal force and handle any combat situation? This does not mean that further learning of Taijiquan is not useful, but it shows how amazing this set can be - if you know its secrets. The course in Zurich, Switzerland on 26th, 27th and 30th August 2010 reveals many of these secrets.

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Fundamentals of Combat Training

Old Eagle Catches Snake

  1. The Gist of Taijiquan Mechanics
  2. Essence of Taijiquan Movements - Grasping Sparrow's Tail
  3. The Marvelous Cloud Hands
  4. Top, Middle and Bottom Hand-Strikes
  5. Using Form-Force-Flow to Fa-Jing
  6. Correct Spacing and Correct Timing
  7. Safety in Attack and Three Classes of Response

The Four Hand-Strikes