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We are proud to announce the publication of Sifu Ted Mancuso’s newest book, Learning Bagua Zhang: The Martial Art of Change. Years of study and teaching have gone into this extensively photographed companion to his best-selling DVD on Bagua. Using … Continue reading
Every day, millions of people practice martial arts forms. Many perform them perfectly while secretly believing that all the meaning, the practical moves and applications, the tricks and techniques for real combat, were long ago lost forever. Continue reading
Two days ago the Academy has a “closed door” seminar to celebrate the Year of the Tiger. And what did they practice? Continue reading
Friday the 13th welcomed a friendly, “family” gathering of students and teachers at the Academy of Martial Arts, Santa Cruz. ” Continue reading
October 4th, 2009. We had a great, tough but great, seminar on the famous Qigong regimen known as the Wu Dang. If you want to read about it here’s the link to our copanion site.
You’ve probably heard of Qigong by now: an ancient Chinese health practice designed to increase strength, expand Range of Motion, and improve your health through movement and breathing exercises… Continue reading
Two schools, under teachers Luke Gelin and Ted Mancuso, held a benefit on Saturday, June 28th. The money collected will go to research to find cures for children with catastrophic diseasesâ€”a special mission of this fine organization. Click to see … Continue reading
September 18, 2007: It’s 12:25 a.m. and we just finished our GRANDMASTER WILLY LIN SEMINAR a few hours ago. We had thirty participants and to say it was a success would be an understatement. Instructor Ted Mancuso started with a … Continue reading
September 07/08, 2007: Sacramento: Inner Circle Tai Chi, a group headed by Sifu Robert Nakashima hosted Plum (that is to say Debbie and Ted) to present information on the arts of Bagua and Xing Yi. Saturday introduced and reiterated the … Continue reading
A Martial Arts Newsletter from the Academy of Martial Arts & Wisdom Fist STONE TABLET 2/10/07
Given at Santa Cruz, California November 14, 1990 Director, Academy of Martial Arts: Ted Mancuso Tournament Director, Hu Guan Pai