YOLO COUNTY NEWS

Briefly

Experimental College offers martial arts classes

By From page A4 | April 16, 2013

Enrollment is underway for ongoing internal martial arts classes at the UC Davis Experimental College. Instructor Daniel Pfister has spent more than 20 years practicing and teaching martial arts, including time spent in China and Taiwan.

Internal martial arts are styles of Chinese kung fu that emphasize meditative and breathing exercises to help develop a strong, flexible body, aware and responsive to the moves of an opponent. Some internal martial arts, like taijiquan (tai chi), are practiced slow and relaxed; others, such as xingyi and bagua, are practiced faster and with more explosive movements.

For class times and registration, visit http://ecollege.ucdavis.edu. For more information on classes, contact Pfister at 530-574-3684 or [email protected]. Pfister’s blog, at http://yieldturnpush.wordpress.com, also contains information on classes.

Enterprise staff

  • Recent Posts

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this newspaper and receive notifications of new articles by email.

  • Special Publications »

    Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service (updated 4/30/2015) and Privacy Policy (updated 4/7/2015).
    Copyright (c) 2015 McNaughton Newspapers, Inc., a family-owned local media company that proudly publishes the Daily Republic, Mountain Democrat, Davis Enterprise, Village Life and other community-driven publications.