Brief History Of Shuai Chiao

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Shuai Chiao (pronounced shwai-jyau) is one of the oldest Chinese martial arts. It originated more than two thousand years ago, though some commentators claim its origin as early as 2000 B.C. Although the art itself has been practiced for a Jong time, it has been known by many names. It is only as recently as 1928 that it was agreed that all Chinese would call the art Shuai Chiao. Prior to 1928 the name varied according to the dynasty or area. The central government of the Republic of China...