Prerequisite: None

This Live Online Workshop will focus on learning the Taiyi Swimming Dragon Walking Gong or Xing Bu Gong in details.

Swimming Dragon Walking Gong style incorporates walking with Taichi like stretching moves and makes walking and stretching more fun and joyful.

It has 4 Sections and each section emphasizes stretching of different parts of the body. Each forward and backward steps can be repeated as many times as you like.

Compared to Swimming Dragon Taichi, Xing Bu Gong is much simpler and even more suitable for beginners and good for all ages.


Dr. Liping Zhu, DAOM, L.Ac.

Live Zoom Date: July 12-30, 2021 7:30am - 8:45am (No class on weekends) The swimming dragon walking gong teaching part will be recorded for post class viewing until August 31, 2021.

Distant Learning Option: If you can't make it to the real time class, you may sign up for this course as a distant learning course now and have access to the class recordings for 3 months from the date of your enrollment.

Class Structure:

Part I: 7:30am - 8am Taichi Warmup Routine

Part II: 8am - 8:45am Walking Gong

Step by Step Study First two weeks

Refining and Practicing Walking Gong

Introduction of two Qin Quan Walking Practices in the last week.

Course Curriculum

Once you enroll in this course, you will be able to access the zoom info and each class recordings here.

Video recordings of Swimming Dragon Walking Gong teaching part will be available for viewing for three months for distant learning students. Videos are available for viewing for the August live zoom class participants until August 31, 2021.

Imagine you will be able to do this beautiful walking form after 3 months daily study of details! For those who took this Walking Gong workshop before 2018, this will be your opportunity to learn the most updated version.


Distant Learning Course of Swimming Dragon Walking Gong

3 month access to study materials

Tassajara Walking Gong Retreat by Dr. Liping Zhu

@2015 Tassajara, Carmel Valley

Qi Dragon Walking Gong Workshop with Master Shawn Yu

@SF Glen Park 2018

Mrs Yu was teaching Qi Dragon group in 2015

@SF Golden Gate Park

A Peek of Swimming Dragon Walking Gong Section 1

This family style Walking Gong is fun and graceful and integrates stretching movements into walking.