Feb 5, 2018

Josh Waitzkin vs. “The Buffalo” – Fixed Step Push Hands FINALS – 2004 Tai Chi World Cup

Referenced in Josh Waitzkin’s bestselling book, “The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance”, Josh (captain and head coach of Grandmaster William C. C. Chen’s 2004 US Push Hands Team) wins this championship Fixed Step Push Hands match over “The Buffalo” (Shi Jhong Tai Chi College) in Taipei, Taiwan for the 7th Chung Hwa Tai Chi International Championship. Weight class under 80kg.

Read Josh Waitzkin’s book “The Art of Learning”, recounting the events of the Tai Chi World Cup and his experience with his team and beyond:

In Josh’s corner: assistant coach Dan Caulfield, Jan C. Childress, Jan Lucanus, Trevor Cohen, Irving Yee, and Maximillion Chen.

Find Grandmaster William C. C. Chen’s Tai Chi Schools worldwide at

Footage shot by Mercer Boffey.

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