The 29th Generation Lineage Holder Grandmaster Chen Zhi
We are pleased to announce that the Dayan Gong system has a New Grandmaster
Following a ceremony in December 2021, the Lineage was passed on from 28th Generation Grandmaster Chen Chuangang to his son Chen Zhi. The certificate above shows the direct lineage from
26th Generation - Yang Deshan
27th Generation - Yang Meijun
28th Generation - Chen Chuangang
29th Generation - Chen Zhi
Born in 1962, Master Chen Zhi is the son of Grandmaster Chen Chuangang. He has studied Dayan Gong since he was 18 years old and was taught in person by his Grandmother Yang Meijun. Later he studied Wild Goose Qigong with his father, Grandmaster Chen Chuangang.
He now teaches classes in cities all over China, and also teaches both Chinese and foreign students alongside his father, in Wuhan. He has students in Macau, Qingdao, Xi'an, Guangzhou, Yong Kang, Jinan, and of course, Wuhan. The name Zhi, means wise.
He has a lifetime of knowledge of the Dayan Gong system.
Chen Zhi is a very clear teacher and keen on accuracy in both his own movements and those of his students.
28th Generation Grandmaster Chen Chuangang
- Hand position / hand shape must be accurate
- Body positions accurate
- Foot positions correct
- Acu-points need to be accurate
- Dispersing needs to be accurate "
Our other Instructors in China
Mrs Fu Lixin
On the left is Mrs Fu Lixin, who is the wife of Chen Zhi. She also has fond memories of her husband's Grandmother, Yang Meijun.
Mrs Fu also teaches Dayan Gong and assists her husband when he teaches.
Mrs Xie Chunyin
Pictured on the right is Mrs Xie Chunyin, who began to train in 1985 as a student of Yang Meijun and a classmate of Chen Chuangang.
Mrs Xie led quite a lot of the classes during our 2019 visit to Wuhan. She is really warm and friendly but a very clear teacher and expects good results in her students.