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Form Lists
a comprehensive list of Forms for the Yang, Sun, Lee, Wu, Peking & other styles

Yang Forms: | Long Yang | Long Yang variation 1 | Long Yang variation 2 | Long Yang as 88 moves |
  | Short Yang | Yang Competition |

Long Yang Form variation 1

There are a number of variations of the Yang Form lists to the one that we use (or is ours the variaton?). All are valid, all are 'right'. This is list was provided by email by one of our taichido.com visitors, and sadly (and apologetically) I have lost the original email to credit them.

1 Opening Stance
2 Opening Form
3 Grasping the Peacock's Tail
4 Single Whip
5 Rasie Hands
6 White Crane Spreads its wings
7 Left Knee Brush
8 Hands Strumming the Lute
9 Brush Knee- Left - Right - Left
10 Hands Strumming the Lute
11 Left Knee Brush
12 Step up Parry & Punch
13 Apparent Close Up
14 Cross Hands

Level 2
15 Return to the mountain with the tiger
16 Fist under elbow
17 Step back and repulse the monkey
18 Oblique flying
19 Raise Hands
20 White crane spreads its wings
21 Left knee brush
22 Needle at the bottom of the sea
23 Flash out hands
24 Turn, sidle & punch
25 Step up parry and punch
26 Step up to grasp the peacock's tail
27 Single whip
28 Wave hands like moving clouds
29 Single whip
30 Pat the high horse
31 Right and left toe separations
32 Left turn on right knee; and left heel kick
33 Brushing left & right knees
34 Circle to right and punch down
35 Turn, sidle & punch
36 Step up parry and punch
37 Right heel kick
38 Sidle to left and tame the tiger
39 Sidle to right and tame the tiger
40 Right heel kick
41 Boxing the opponebts ears
42 Left heel kick
43 Right toe turn and right heel kick
44 Step up parry and punch
45 Apparent closeup
46 Cross Hands

Level 3
47 Return to the mountain with the tiger
48 Diagonal single whip
49 Parting the wild horse's mane
50 Grasping the peacock's tail
51 Single whip
52 Fair lady works at shuttles
53 Grasping the peacock's tail
54 Single whip
55 Wave hands like moving clouds
56 Single whip
57 Snake creeps down
58 Golden cock stands on left and right legs
59 Step back to repulse the monkey
60 Oblique flying
61 Raise hands
62 White crane spreads its wings
63 Left knee brush
64 Needle at the bottom of the sea
65 Flash out hands
66 White snake shows tongue
67 Step up parry & punch
68 Step up to grasp peacock's tail
69 Single whip
70 Wave hands like moving clouds
71 Single whip
72 Pat the high horse, cross palms back to back
73 Turn and right heel kick
74 Left knee brush and punch groin
75 Step up and grasp peacock's tail
76 Single whip
77 Snake creeps down
78 Step up to form seven stars
79 Retreat to ride the tiger
80 Turn to sweep the lotus leg
81 Bend the bow and shoot the tiger
82 Step up parry & punch
83 Apparent Closeup
84 Cross hands
85 Closing form

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