Shifu (teacher) Roger Blough earned his Black Sash teaching certificate from Qi Elements' founder, Shifu Nancy Bloomfield, in 1997, having begun training in 1994. He began training with Grandmaster Yang, Jwing Ming as a weekend seminar student in at the YMAA school in Boston, MA in 1995 and continues to train every year at the YMAA retreat center in Miranda, CA. He has also trained with Masters Yang, Zhengduo and Yang, Jun in workshops on Taiji form and Taiji weapons.
Shifu Blough with his first Taijiquan teacher, Shifu Nancy Bloomfield
With Dr. Yang, Jwing Ming in California
With Masters Yang Zhengduo and Yang, Jun in New York City 2000
Shifu Blough is also one of only a few teachers who have obtained certification as an full Instructor of Qigong from Dr. Yang Jwing Ming (of YMAA). This unique distinction and education gives you the chance to learn authentic and effective Qigong from a highly qualified teacher.
Shifu Blough has also taken Qigong seminars with Masters Yang, Yang; Wu, Zhongxian: and Liang, Shou You.