Song style xingyi in Shanghai – Li Guoliang

This is an interesting article about a Song style Xingyiquan practitioner. There’s some good stuff in here but there’s also some superstitious nonsense that has no place in TCMA. Not my favorite so far.

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Below is a translation of an excerpt from this article:
“The Song-style xingyi master Li Guoliang is a noted fighter who received the full transmission from Hao Zhanru, who was a student of Jia Yun-gao (one of Song Shirong’s few disciples from outside the Song family).




Song Shirong's grandstudent Hao Zhanru
Song Shirong’s grandstudent Hao Zhanru



His skills are top-rate, but because he lives a low-key existence in Shanghai, most people (even in martial arts circles) have never heard of him, unless mentioned to them by their teachers.

Master Li is 7 years older than the People’s Republic of China, he has been practicing Song style xingyi for 48 years, almost half a century. Because of his personality, Li liked martial arts from his youth, when he would practice kungfu in his village. However, at that time, he had no high-level teachers to guide his practice, so the…

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