2017 Summer Camp

 

Chinese Internal Martial Arts 凌空神势门 Intensive Training Camp with George Xu

 

Limited Space for 30 participants !!! Hurry to register

 

September 25, 2017 to Sep. 30, 2017 (Monday afternoon through Saturday noon.)  
Sonoma Mountain Zen Center, Santa Rosa, California, USA

 

Master George Xu will host an awesome week-long taiji camp in the beautiful Sonoma County, California. The Zen Center is situated on 80 acres of rolling hills and mountainous land, located 11 miles from the town of Santa Rosa. He is an excellent teacher and one of the rare, high-level masters sharing internal secrets openly.

 

Tuition: $680. Includes room and board and camp t-shirt. Register by July 15, limited enrollment. Send $100 non-refundable deposit before June 1.

 

 

Call Master George to register. (415) 407-2199.

 


 

General Camp Information

Basic training throughout the camp will be drawn from Chen style Taiji, Xing-Yi, Bagua. Participants practicing any form are welcome and will benefit from the internal training applicable to all styles. The main focus of this camp is on the melting of the structure, "superior ground force", "nobody know me foundation", "superior power all the time against enemy no concave no convex", "practice volume not line", "practice spiritual not physical" and "down replace up".

 

 

Where: Sonoma Mountain Zen Center, 11 miles from Santa Rosa, CA. Directions

Transportation: For those flying into San Francisco International or Oakland airports, there is a bus to Sonoma. From Sonoma is a shuttle to the Zen Center at 2 pm and 4pm. Also, George will have a private shuttle bus to the Zen Center from his home in San Francisco. Arrive at his house on Monday before 4 pm to get a ride to Sonoma. From the airport, take the Blue Super Shuttle service from SFO to 4309 Lincoln Way, San Francisco. Everyone should simply call George with your travel information so we can help you get to the camp. Call 415-664-4578.

Lodging: The facilities include a meditation hall converted from a turn-of-the-century redwood barn with pinewood flooring (30’x 40’), surrounded by redwood decks, a cozy dining room (16’ x 26’), a large spacious yurt (30’ diameter), a smaller yurt (20’ diameter), a beautiful restroom/bath house-uniquely inspired by the art of Japanese joinery, and several rustic cabins. Bedding is provided. We will have a minimum of 15 people and a maximum of 30.

Food: Three delicious, mostly vegetarian meals will be provided daily. Participants must provide their own specialty food for unusual diets and food allergies.

Daily Schedule

Monday 

1:00 p.m. Check-in

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.- Dinner

8:00 - 10:00 p.m.- Introductory Demonstrations

Tuesday - Friday 

7:00 - 8:00 a.m. - Morning Warm Ups
Basic training throughout the camp will be drawn from Chen style Taiji, Xing-Yi, Bagua. Participants practicing any form are welcome and will benefit from the internal training applicable to all styles.

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.- Breakfast

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.- George will focus on Level 3 Internal Training and will introduce Level 4 and Level 5(Spiritual Level and Hua Jin Level).
As always, sessions will include reviews of basic training, Qigong, Taiji basic exercise, Yi (mind) and Qi (energy) training, spiral training and power stretching.

(Friday 10:00a.m. wear camp T-shirt for camp photo)

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.- Lunch

1:00 - 3:00 p.m.- Free (rest and recreation)
3:00 - 5:30 p.m.- More Level 3 in push hand training, fighting applications and double edge sword with Master George Xu.

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.- Dinner

8:00 - 10:00 p.m.- Push hands, 2-person training; and lectures.

Saturday

7:00 - 8:00 a.m. - Camp Review.

8:00 - 9:00 a.m.- Breakfast

10:00 - 12:00 p.m.- Camp Review

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.- Lunch and check out