Grandmaster Wang Hanzhi, the son of the famous Baguazhang Master Wang Zhuangfei will be here in the Bay Area in late April. He will hold a rare one day public workshop on Baguazhang.
Date: Saturday 04/30/2016
10am – 12pm Morning Session
12 – 2pm Lunch break
2 – 4pm Afternoon Session
Grandmaster Wang’s lineage traces all the way to the founder of Baguazhang:
- Dong Haichuan 1797 – 1882. Founder.
- Yin Fu 1840 – 1909. Main disciple of Dong, founder of Yin-style Bagua. Supervisor of imperial security guards.
- Gong Baotian 1870 -1943. Main disciple of Yin, personal security guard of Empress Dowager Cixi and Emperor Guangxu. Founder of imperial style.
- Wang Zhuangfei 1910 -1997. Disciple of Gong after he retired from palace duties. Lineage holder of imperial style.
- Wang Hanzhi 1942 – present. Son of late Wang senior, current lineage holder of Imperial Bagua.
See www.baguazhang.org for more in-depth information.
Here are some video links of Grandmaster Wang Hanzhi:
- Chinese documentary about GM Wang
- Chinese News Coverage of GM Wang’s US trip
- Promotional Video of GM Wang’s Shanghai Center
- Historical footage of GM Wang’s public performances
If you have further questions, please contact ZHZ Baguazhang Combat Arts Center <firstname.lastname@example.org>