AVEDIS SEROPIAN WINS TWO GOLD MEDALS AT TAIJI WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN JIAOZUO, CHINA

 

Avedis Seropian, World Champion of 2011 International TaiJiQuan Tournament held in Wudang 2011, traveled on the 19th of August to JiaoZuo, China in Henan province to defend his title.

After 5 days of selections which reduced the huge 3480 number of participants to a handful of 300, Avedis Seropian made it to the final phase of the competition. For this final phase Avedis was entitled to demonstrate two events, one barehanded and one with the sword. He assured the gold medals in the above mentioned two categories, and made him eligible to the title of Master in Internal Martial Arts. To get that certificate he had to perform in front of a panel of Judges and grandmasters of Chen style, after which his certificate was received from Beijing University of Physical Education.

It is the wish of  Avedis to make the following statement: “While others make war, I raise my Country’s flag in Peace”.