Chris Rothecker has been a student of Shifu Kachur for the past 10 years and has also had the opportunity to study with Grandmaster Nick Gracenin. Chris has primarily focused his study on the Internal Martial Arts: Tai Chi, Xingyi and Bagua. In 2011 Chris traveled with his fellow students to the International Chinese Martial Arts Championship in Las Vegas to compete is several Internal Martial Arts categories:
Tai Chi 24 – Gold
Tai Chi Sword (Jian) – Gold
Xingyi – Gold (North American ICMAC #1 ranking for 2011)
Chris continues to study Qigong, Tai Chi, Xingyi, Bagua and Fu Style as a formal student under Shifu Shane Kachur.
Scot Beaumont has been been a student of Shifu Shane Kachur for the past 10 years and has had the privilege to study under Grandmaster Nick Gracenin.
In 2011 Scot was part of the competition team that traveled to the International Chinese Martial Arts Championship in Las Vegas and was successful in securing medals in the following categories:
Tai Chi 24 – Silver
Tai Chi Sword (Jian) – Silver
Tai Chi Broadsword – Silver