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BOOKS

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The Complete Tai Chi Tutor: A structured course to achieve professional expertise 
Dan Docherty
ISBN: 1856753522
Publisher: Gaia
This book deals with what a Tai Chi instructor should know and examines Known Knowns, Known Unknowns, Unknown Knowns and Unknown Unknowns in all aspects of Tai Chi Chuan. Lost techniques and concepts such as Flying Flower Palm, Running Thunder Hand are taught in some depth.

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The Tai Chi Bible: The definitive guide to decoding the Tai Chi form (Godsfield Bibles)
Dan Docherty
ISBN: 1841814334
Godsfield Press
This book explains the background of the Tai Chi hand form techniques and their application. Weapon theory and practice is also dealt with, as are pushing hands drills, and concepts such as Cai Lang / the Uprooting Wave, Gyrating Arms etc. The full Tai Chi Chuan syllabus can be found in the appendix.

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Tai Chi Chuan: Decoding the Classics for the Modern Martial Artist
Dan Docherty
ISBN: 1847970842 
The Crowood Press

This book for the first time presents an illustrated translation and commentary on the 5 major TCC Classics, as well as the 'Tai Chi Diagram Explanation' of Neo-Confucian philosopher, Zhou Dunyi [1017-73] and General Qi Jiguang's [1528-87] 'The Classic of Boxing.'

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Complete Tai Chi Chuan
Dan Docherty
ISBN: 1861260334 
The Crowood Press

This definitive book is the first in English to deal extensively with the concepts of "inside the door" training and the inner art, including therapeutic and martial aspects of Taoist internal alchemy. Featuring 190 photos, the book includes: history, theory, and philosophy; hand form; practical training; weapons; and competition.

 

The Short Form Book
Dan Docherty
1994
A Digital - PDF version of this book with detailed photos and descriptions of all square short form techniques is currently available for £7 through this website. Please click here to purchase.

 

For all items below, please see P+P details at end of section or contact Dan directly.

Weapons Booklets

Spear £12 +P+P
Sabre £16 +P+P

DVDS

'Short Forms' £25 + P+P

'Classics In Action' £ 20 + P+P

CD

'Tai Chi Classics' audio CD - 5 full Tai Chi Classics chanted in Chinese with English & French translations £19 + P+P

PTCCI CLOTHING

T-SHIRT: (white or black available) £30 + P+P
POLO SHIRT: (black) £24
HOODIE: (black) £36 + P+P

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UK & Europe: 10% cost of item/s to be added 
Overseas: 15% cost of item/s to be added

If you have further questions, and to order DVD's, CDs and clothing directly please contact Dan on: dan_ptcci@hotmail.co.uk or call: 0208 368 6815