Zhaoshan was born in Henan County in 1955, he studied martial
arts since his childhood, he started with Wang Anping to
study zhan zhuang (Pole standing) and The Five Elements
Kungfu, then later he was accepted as official disciple
of the Yiquan Master Wang Xuanjie, especially famous for
his abilities in real combat. Li studied traditional Dachenquan
under his tutelage.
From gathering the essence of Chinese martial arts, Li focused
on healing and health preservation but also in the pedagogic
aspects of Dachengquan.
Progressively Li gained a large notoriety among wushu circles,
due to his works and research in martial arts. He is the
creator of a method which can allow rapid results to student;
in this method the student will basically
improve his weakness points and apprehend with progressive
steps using "exploding powerˇ± and self defense techniques.
Combining modern sciences such as biomechanics, modern anatomy,
activity led him to create various interesting theories
such as ˇ°Inner strength field", "Gathering inner
strength process" "Three major steps in sparring",
applications in "bone regeneration", "whole
body's muscle interconnected as a inevitable prerequisite
for inner strength", etc...
Sports magazines are regularly presenting articles on Li
Zhaoshan, such as recently "Jinwu" magazine, among
their series "Spirit of Dachengquan", which presented
"Tribute to Li Zhaoshan famous Dachengquan Master",
"Li Zhaoshan presents Dachengquan"...
Author of several books of Dachengquan, such as ˇ°The Complete
Reference Book of Healing Dachengquanˇ± ¨C ˇ°Fundamentals of
Dachengquanˇ± ¨C ˇ°Dachengquan Duanshou (Sparring)ˇ± and performing
regularly in main sporting events related to Dachengquang
or Internal Martial Arts...
Here is the lastest cover of one the main martial arts magazine
in China: "Wuhun" January 2005 Edition