Chinese Boxing Institute International is a martial art organization born in 1981. James Cravens is the current President. Open Gate Martial Arts School is directed by Paul Vieira, a long time martial art teacher in South Florida. both James and Paul have hosted Chen Xiaowang since 2002.
Chen Xiaowang is a 19th Generation Chen Family Tai Chi Grandmaster. His father, Chen Zhaoxu (1911-1060) 18th Generation and his grandfather Chen Fa ke (1887-1957) generation were very high level Tai chi masters. He has served in the Chinese National People's Assembly as the sole deputy elected from Taijiquan circles.
Chen Xiaowang was born in 1946. From a very young age he was inspired by his ancestors and grandfather Chen Fa ke, who is considered to have been the greatest Taiji Master at the beginning of this century. He undertook a rigorous training discipline to master and be the standard bearer of the family art. He subsequently won China's National Tournament three times consecutively, in 1980, 1981 and 1982. Winner of the gold medal in Taijiquan at the First International Wushu Championship held at Xi'an, China in 1985, and several times the gold medalist at national Championships, he has fostered a huge number of talented people in Taijiquan. He has students all over the world, and student's students sometime up to five generations-some 1500 of them prizewinners. Until now his classes have been attended by over 70,000 people. In 1988 he was recognized by the Government of China with a special award for contributions to Taijiquan development.
Chen xiaoWang received New Award
We are pleased to inform you that Grand Master Chen has been awarded the 9th Duan Wei ranking by the China's Wushu Association. This is the highest ranking in Chinese Martial arts award to only a few people who have made substantial achievements in their respective martial arts and made great contributions and impact on Wushu development. We offer our warmest congratulations to Grand Master Chen.
DVD’s and Videotapes and other products can be ordered from Chen Xiaowang's Main Site
From this site you can order the book below:
Chen Xiaowang's Book
Chen Xiaowang's new book is a beautiful pictoral and written text consisting of 344 pages using full color photographs. The book contains pages that are 10.5 inches x 15 inches in size and weights 8 lbs. All who view it are most impressed with its quality.
The book is $140.00 ($125.00 plus $40 for shipping)
Just Email us if you are interested in purchasing and we will discuss with you and answer any questions you may have.
Chen Xiaowang Indoor Students
Allison & Bill Helm - Taoist Sanctuary - 4229 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92103 - +1-619-692-1155 - www.taoistsanctuary.org
Angela Criscimagna - Escondido, CA
Derry Willis - www.seattlechentaiji.com - Seattle, WA
James Cravens - firstname.lastname@example.org - Mobile = +1-954-326-6505 - CBII, PO Box 772922, Coral Springs, FL 33077 - chineseboxing.com
Jim Criscimagna - Escondido, CA - USA
Kim Ivy - School = +1-206-789-0993 - Seattle, WA - Embrace the Moon School of Taijiquan and Qigong - 1716 NW Market Street - Seattle, WA 98107 - email@example.com - www.embracethemoon.com
Ren Guangyi - www.renguangyi.com - New York, NY
Ben Milton - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.BristolTaiChi.com - Bristol, England
Cate Wallis - email@example.com - www.taichido.ch - Biel/Bienne - Switzerland
Chang Hai Zhu Dundonald - Belfast - Northern Ireland
Daniel Stehli - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.ftcm.ch - Wolfwil, Switzerland
David Gaffney - email@example.com - www.chentaijigb.co.uk - Warrington, United KIngdom
Eva Koskuba - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.ciaa.org.uk - Wokingham - Berks, Great Britain
Florise Wan - email@example.com - London, UK
Gerhard Milbrat - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.dan-gong.de - Lüdinghausen, Germany
Gianna Sabatelli - email@example.com - www.taijichen-italia.com - Italy
Gill Keogh - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.chenireland.com - Donegal, Eire (Ireland)
Irene Lyra - email@example.com - Athens, Greece
Jan Silberstorff - firstname.lastname@example.org - email@example.com - www.wctag.de - Hamburg, Germany
Jarek Jodzis - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.chentaiji.pl - Myslakowice - Poland
John Solagbade - email@example.com - Surrey - UK
José Luis Serra Flores - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.wutai.es/ - Barcelona, Spain
Kam Lau - email@example.com - www.liverpooltaichi.com/ - Liverpool, England
Karel Koskuba - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.ciaa.org.uk/ - Wokingham - Berks, Great Britain
Lamberto Martini - email@example.com - www.taijichen-italia.com/ - Alghero, Italy
Luciano Vida - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.chentaichichuanspain.com/ - Barcelona, Spain
Marek Balinski - email@example.com Strefowa 1 - www.chentaiji.pl/ - Kanie, Poland
Michael Tse - firstname.lastname@example.org - Tse Qigong Centre - PO Box 918-A - Kingston upon Thames, UK
Patrick Wan - email@example.com - London, UK
Regula Stehli - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.ftcm.ch - Wolfwil, Switzerland
Roberto Vignali - Email = email@example.com - www.taijichen-italia.com - Italy
Sun Pill Yang-Milbrat - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.dan-gong.de/ - Lüdinghausen - Germany
Vit Vojta - email@example.com - www.chen-taiji.cz - Praguej, Czech Republic
Yiorgos Pavlidis - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.choros-space.gr - Athens, Greece