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Postby mfinn on Thu Aug 03, 2017 11:46 am

I am contemplating a move to Pittsburgh and would like to find an experienced and serious T'ai Chi Ch'uan group and/or instructor there or nearby. I have been most recently a long-time student of the late Master Yu Cheng-Hsiang of NYC. Master Yu's approach was hyper-traditional and martial. That is kind of what I am looking for.
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Re: Pittsburgh

Postby Tom on Fri Aug 04, 2017 1:22 pm

Based on experience with students, I'd recommend Zhang Yun (Yin Cheng Gong Fa), www.ycgf.org . The taijiquan is northern (Beijing) Wu style through the late Wang Peisheng, Zhang's teacher. Actual usage is a continuous theme of their practice.
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Re: Pittsburgh

Postby Tom on Fri Aug 04, 2017 1:25 pm

If you are looking for something more in line with the Yang style you're familiar with, Glenn Hairston might have something to offer. I don't have direct experience with him or his students.

http://glennhairston.com/
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Re: Pittsburgh

Postby mfinn on Wed Aug 16, 2017 11:34 am

Thanks. I actually met Master Wang many years ago when he visited my teacher in NYC, Yu Cheng Hsiang. Those two together were really something.
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