Sunday, November 22, 2015

Zatoichi's Dance of Death

A tribute to the combat scenes and Shintaro Katsu's deftness and all around awesomeness in the first 5 movies of the Zatoichi series.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Xingyi, Bagua, Taiji Seminar in Boulder, Colorado with Matt Autrey - this Sat & Sun 11/14 & 15!

Matt Autrey

   *Senior Student of Luo De Xiu of Taiwan*
*Boulder, CO. Nov 14th & 15th 2015* 
Matt Autrey is a senior student of Internal Kung Fu teacher Luo De Xiu. Matt has moved back to the United States after 8 years of training Bagua Zhang, Xingyi Quan, Taiji Quan in Taipei, Taiwan including 5 years with Marcus Brinkman as a private student. Matt spent many years teaching and assisting in Teacher Luo’s class in Taiwan, his extensive knowledge and command of the principles, theory and applications of the internal martial arts is an asset to any practitioner.
        Boulder, CO. Dates and Curriculum: 

Saturday, Nov 14th - 1st Session 1:00pm – 4:00pm       
Gao Bagua Xian Tian – Dragon Palm - Theory and Application
This will be an excellent introduction to the basics of Bagua and the Second palm; the Dragon palm. Learn the fundamental training practices, footwork, and applications of Gao Bagua Dragon Palm. This seminar is open to public and beginners are welcome.

Saturday, Nov 14th – 2nd Session 4:30pm – 7:30pm
Gao Bagua Zhang – Hou Tian – Straight Line Bagua – Line 2
In this seminar Matt will teach line 2 Hou Tian Bagua, the famous Straight Line Bagua Gao system. Matt will cover Bagua form, theory, application and training practices for the 2nd line with an emphasis on its relationship to the Dragon Palm. This seminar is a great addition to any Bagua Zhang style. It is recommended that the Dragon Palm Seminar is taken before this class.

Sunday, Nov 15th – 1st Session 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Taiji Quan – Chen Pan Ling Sections 1 & 2 + Pushing Hands & Apps
Chen Pan Ling Style Taiji set combines Yang, Chen and Wu Styles of Taiji. This seminar will cover the form, theory, training concepts, applications and push hands practices while focusing on development of correct reflexes, timing and distance required for the usage of Taiji Quan. This seminar is open to public and beginners are welcome.

Sunday, Nov 15th 2nd Session 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Xing Yi Quan – Tai Xing – The Tai Bird Animal Form
Matt will be teaching the famous Xingyi Animal set - Tai Bird. This session will cover the methodology, training drills and application strategies used.This seminar is open to public, beginners and advanced practitioners are welcome.


1       $180 for all Four Sessions. 

2       Individually, Each Session is $50.

3       Saturday & Sunday $100 each day or $180 for both Days.

4       Preferred payment is cash (please contact if paying by check)

5       Same day registration (call for availability) $190 cash only

Owen Schilling

    Or Check

Call 1 720 841 3526 

Matt will be offering private lessons while he is in town. I highly recommend them; his knowledge and skill applied at the individual level is a fantastic catalyst for growth. Contact me or Matt at or talk to him at the seminar.  

                  For more info on Matt check his Website: Portland Bagua