Badass Freestyle Tai Chi

By on 04/09/2015
badass freestyle tai chi

Badass freestyle tai chi

 

Newest sport craze to go viral in china –

“Badass Freestyle Tai Chi”

If you like basketball, and you like tai chi, you’re gonna love this!

Jiang Shan born in Beijing has recently created a totally unique form of freestyle basketball where he combines traditional tai chi with basketball.  This has become so popular so fast that Jian and his team has been performing to sold-out audiences all over Asia and now they are going world-wide.

It reminds me of the entertaining handling of Harlem Globetrotters with a mix of Tai Chi.
You definitely need to check this one out!

www.youtube.com/watch?v=4tmvViQU9RY

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Watch: Badass performance blends tai chi and basketball
Shanghaiist, on Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:13:04 -0800
Blending a traditional Chinese sport with a modern Chinese obsession, Beijing-born Jiang Shan has created a mesmerizing freestyle basketball performance which is quickly going viral. Freestyle basketball is becoming increasingly popular in Asia, …

 

Have you seen this yet?  If so, what do you think?

 


 

3 Comments

  1. Angelika

    04/10/2015 at 4:41 am

    fun! What`s up next? Qi Gong Ping Pong? ;))

    • Cathy

      04/10/2015 at 5:04 am

      LOL- That might be a bit slow – perhaps Kung Fu Ping Pong?

  2. Alex

    04/09/2015 at 7:50 am

    Well they had Shaolin Soccer, now Tai Chi basketball. Why not it, looks like fun.

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