World T'ai Chi & Qigong Day Co-Creators:

Asia:

[ T'ai Chi, Qigong (Chi Kung) ]

Tai Chi - (Russian Co-Creator) Vladimir Pankov, Golden Flower
T'ai Chi School

Omsk, Siberia,              Russia                    

Vladimir Pankov is one of the Co-Creators of World T'ai Chi & Qigong Day, and has been organizing events in Omsk, Siberia, Russia for many years.

Vladimir is an accomplished martial artist and through his healing work, teaching T'ai Chi in Omsk and throughout the world, has helped many people improve their health and quality of life in profound ways.

Click this for Omsk's Event Link

tai chi - (Thailand - Spain Co-Creator) Patrick Stahl, from France, teaches Tai Chi in both Spain and Thailand Patrick Stahl started Martial Arts early 70th starting with Wrestling, Karate and Shorinji Kempo in Paris, and got a Silver Glove of French Savate Boxing in 1977 and an Educator certificate from the Federation in 1978.

He learned Taichi-Chikung in the 80th in Taiwan, and was able to train in different Asian countries such, Hong Kong, Korea, Japan and Thailand. In 1990 Patrick decided to stay in Thailand and in 1991 learned Thai Traditional Massage at Wat Pho Bangkok and by the side learned Yoga. This gave him a much deeper understanding of different levels of energy work.

Patrick was one of the pioneers of World T'ai Chi & Qigong Day, and held events in 2000 in Pattaya Thailand, 2001 in Pattaya, 2002 in Ibiza, 2003 in Bangkok, and 2004 in Spain, with Escuela Valenciana de Tai Chi y Chi Kung.