Yin Style Bagua Hybrid Martial Arts

Core Palm and Core Methods Linking Routine new Animated Training Tours and Distance Guide Spotter Program, available exclusively at baguakungfu.com Please visit for more information on Digital Workshops/tours, Distance Guide Program, and Semester Training in Austin, Texas or email: kuan@baguakungfu.com.

Imperial Renaissance Fighting Systems includes three arts: Yin Style Baguazhang, Cheng Baguazhang, and Chen Gongfu Jia Tai Chi Chuan. IRFS Martial is a Private, independent organization established under the guidance of Kuan Wang’s Teachers, including He Jinbao, the Lineage Carrier for Yin Style Baguazhang of the Men Baozhen/Xie Peiqi branch. Imperial Renaissance Fighting Systems is Not affiliated with the public workshop tour organization Yin Style Bagua Hand To Hand Combatives.

» Digital Animated Tour: on Comprehensive and Concise training methods of Yin Style Bagua/ IRFS Routines (organized by He Jinbao and Kuan Wang). The IRFS system is concise, quick to comprehend and retain – with the focus of advanced biomechanical structure to work effectively under stress, countering the methods used by adversaries. The nuanced, compacted approach to IRFS extracts the essence of historical and modern understanding of the entire art, with integration into the urban life of today. The strategy of Historical Baguazhang is utilizing empty hand training to supplement biomechanical control and return to one's primary weapons in defense settings. The Yin Style of Bagua is an integrated part of modern martial arts branching from "The Fairbairn Method" wartime system of William E. Fairbairn. Experience IRFS anywhere in the world. Take a digital introductory journey through IRFS Hard Palm training of Yin Style Baguazhang. Join us for private workshops in Austin Tx - Live Training is Essential.

  • Core Palm Routine (eight animals/four sections) - $28
  • Core Methods Routine (eight animals/four sections) - $28

Distance Guide Program Rates (Must be over 18 to Enroll, email for more info on training material): 

  • 3min Upload Distance Guide Assessment (Spotter program for all online Yin/Cheng Bagua/Chen Taiji training material)- $19.99  Available
  • 5min Upload Distance Guide Assessment (Spotter program for all online Yin/Cheng Bagua/Chen Taiji training material) - $28.99  Available
Digital Workshops Program Rates:

  • Core Palm Complete Routine (Four Modules) - Workshop semester closed.
  • Core Methods Complete Routine (Four Modules) - Workshop semester closed.

    Available courses

    Digital Animated Training Tour -routines are exclusive to the IRFS System organized by He Jinbao and Kuan Wang. The first Training Tour, Core Palm Linking Form, focus on Hard Palm Routines in the tradition of Yin Fu (Men Baozhen/Xie Peiqi Branch) Baguazhang.The Yin Style Baguazhang of this line is composed of eight animal systems, each a complete system within itself. There are eight attacking methods per animal, making a total of sixty-four attacking methods. All eight energy/characteristic strikes of each animal system are concealed in the transitions and postures with the combined Core Palm and Core Methods (Workshop Two) Linking Forms. The energy / attack methods are interchangeable with the framework. Hidden energies extract from the routines on micro and macro levels, and integrate with the practitioner's intent. Digital Tours, Workshops and Distance Guide Program provide generalized understanding of each of the Eight Animal systems, biomechanics, and basic application concepts. "Digital Training tours are non-refundable due to it's digital nature."

    Core Palm - Tour One (Take a Journey Now): Please Allow up to 24 hours for Enrollment Processing after payment, You will receive an email when the tour sections are ready for viewing.

    1. Fundamental mechanics (structure principals, footwork, breathing methods, circle walk training)

     2. Qian Trigram - Lion System Section (Lion representative posture, core palm structure, attack methods, routine training)

    3. Lion System Fighting Concepts / Applications    

    Core Palm - Animated Training Tour Two (Take a Journey Now):

    1. Kun Trigram - Unicorn System (Unicorn representative posture, core palm structure, attack methods, routine training)

    2. Unicorn System fighting concepts / applications

    3. Zhen Trigram - Dragon System (Dragon representative posture, core palm structure, attack methods, routine training)

    4. Dragon System fighting concepts / applications

    5. Gen Trigram - Bear System (Bear representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    6. Bear System fighting concepts / applications



    Core Palm - Animated Training Tour Three (Experience Now):  

    1. Kan Trigram - Snake System (Snake representative posture, core palm structure, attack methods, routine training)

    2. Snake System fighting concepts / applications

    3. Li Trigram - Rooster System (Rooster representative posture, core palm structure, attack methods, routine training)

    4. Rooster System fighting concepts / applications

    5. Xun Trigram - Phoenix System (Phoenix representative posture, core palm structure, attack methods, routine training)

    6. Phoenix System fighting concepts / applications


    Core Palm - Animated Training Tour Four (Journey Now):  

    1. Dui Trigram - Monkey System ( Monkey representative posture, core palm structure, attack methods, routine training)

    2. Monkey System fighting concepts / applications

    3. Complete Linking Routine Demonstration and instruction of all sections.



    Digital Animated Training Tours- routines are exclusive to the IRFS System organized by He Jinbao and Kuan Wang. The second training tour, Core Methods Linking Form, focus on Hard Palm Routines in the tradition of Yin Fu (Men Baozhen/Xie Peiqi Branch) Baguazhang. The Yin Style Baguazhang of this line is composed of eight animal systems, each a complete system within itself. There are eight attacking methods per animal, making a total of sixty-four attacking methods. All eight energy/characteristic strikes of each animal system are concealed in the transitions and postures with the combined Core Palm (Tour One) and Core Methods Linking Forms. The energy / attack methods are interchangeable with the framework. Hidden energies extract from the routines on micro and macro levels, and integrate with the practitioner's intent. Digital Tours, Workshops, and Distance Guide Program provide a generalized understanding of each of the Eight Animal systems, biomechanics, and basic application concepts. 'Workshop Tour sections are non-refundable due to it's digital nature"

    Core Methods - Tour One (Experience IRFS Now): Please Allow 24 hours for Enrollment Processing after payment. You will receive an email when the workshops are ready for viewing.

    1. Foundational Mechanics (structure principals, footwork, breathing methods, circle walk training)

    2. Qian Trigram - Lion System (Lion representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    3. Lion System fighting concepts / applications



    Core Methods - Animated Training Tour Two (Experience Now):  

    1. Kun Trigram - Unicorn System (Unicorn representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    2. Unicorn System fighting concepts / applications

    3. Zhen Trigram - Dragon System (Dragon representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    4. Dragon System fighting concepts / applications

    5. Gen Trigram - Bear System (Bear representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    6. Bear System fighting concepts / applications


    Core Methods - Animated Training Tour Three (Journey Now): 

    1. Kan Trigram - Snake System (Snake representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    2. Snake System fighting concepts / applications

    3. Li Trigram - Rooster System (Rooster representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    4. Rooster System fighting concepts / applications

    5. Xun Trigram - Phoenix System (Phoenix representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    6. Phoenix System fighting concepts / applications


    Core Methods - Animated Training Tour Four (Enter the Circle):  

    1. Dui Trigram - Monkey System (Monkey representative posture, attack methods, routine training)

    2. Monkey System fighting concepts / applications

    3. Complete linking routine demonstration and instruction of all sections 


    Distance Guide Spotter Program 3Min Upload (Enroll Now): Please Allow 24 Hours for email confirmation after receipt of your video link and payment, and up to 72 hours for Guide Assessment Processing. 

    If you do not have an internal martial arts instructor in your area and would like to have biomechanics, techniques, routines checked, we can spot you. We analyze your personal martial arts video to give you feedback on your skills in combination with YSBHMA Digital Workshops, alternative online training material for the Xie Peiqi/ He Jinbao Branch, Cheng Bagua, Chen Taijiquan (email kuan@baguakungfu.com for more info), and in-person training in Austin TXYou receive immediate feedback and insight from your instructor, anywhere in the world.

    For students who have never trained in-person, but would like the challenge of following the basic external movements of the animated tours, you are welcome to participate and receive distance guidance. This will minimize the time for future in-person classes. (it is recommended to layer corrections for each module more than once).

    Study the material we have discussed (Core Palm Linking Form, Core Method Linking Form, alternative online material)  and submit your private training video (unlisted Youtube upload). Once your video is uploaded, purchase the Three or Five Minute Upload Guide Assessment and include the link to your video in the "note" field on Moodle after you checkout. Alternatively, you can send the link to kuan@baguakungfu.com

    We will confirm receipt of your video link by email. After we review your unlisted youtube upload, you will receive a text evaluation via email (up to 8 pointers for Three Minutes Upload/or 12 pointers for Five Minutes Upload) which may include time codes on problem areas or further instructions). You may ask questions during each submitted video within the time frame provided). Repeat steps for layering corrections or submit training video for the next section.

    Youtube Unlisted Video Option & Upload Instructions:

    • Title the file like this: last name-first name-CorePalm Tour One(which section, material)-3min/or 5min
    • Check the "Unlisted" option (you’ll have a choice between public, unlisted, or private).
    • Do NOT ever make the video public on youtube as the information contained is copyrighted.

    "Must be over 18. Participating individual or existing school needs to have good core values towards honor, respect, tradition, and evolution through training the YSBHMA/IRFS System. YSBHMA is not liable for injury or damage sustained to video training partners or yourself while participating in any way with this online Distance Guide Program. Feedback for one person only."              



    Distance Guide Spotter Program 5Min Upload (Enroll Now): Please Allow 24 Hours for email confirmation after receipt of your video link and payment, and up to 72 hours for Guide Assessment Processing.   

    If you do not have an instructor in your area and would like to have your biomechanics, techniques, routines checked, we can spot you. We analyze your personal martial arts video to give you feedback on your skills in combination with YSBHMA Digital Workshops, alternative online training material for the Xie Peiqi/ He Jinbao Branch, Cheng Bagua, Chen Taijiquan (email kuan@baguakungfu.com for more info), and in-person training in Austin TXYou receive immediate feedback and insight from your instructor, anywhere in the world.

    For students who have never trained in-person, but would like the challenge of following the basic external movements of the animated training tours, you are welcome to participate and receive distance guidance. This will minimize the time for future in-person classes. (it is recommended to layer corrections for each module more than once). 

    Study the online training material we have discussed, submit your training video (unlisted Youtube upload). Once your video is uploaded, purchase the Three or Five Minute Upload Guide Assessment and include the link to your video in the "note" field on Moodle after you checkout. Alternatively, you can send the link to kuan@baguakungfu.com

    We will confirm receipt of your video link by email. After we review your unlisted youtube upload, you will receive a text evaluation via e-mail (up to 8 pointers for Three Minutes Upload or 12 pointers for Five Minutes Upload which may include time codes on problem areas or further instructions).

    You may ask questions during each submitted video within the time frame provided. Repeat steps for layering corrections or submit training video for the next module.

    Youtube Unlisted Video Option & Upload Instructions:

    • Title the file like this: last name-first name-CorePalm Tour One(which section, online material)-3min/or 5min
    • Check the "Unlisted" option (you’ll have a choice between public, unlisted, or private).
    • Do NOT ever make the video public on youtube as the information contained is copyrighted.

    "Must be over 18. Participating individual or existing school needs to have good core values towards honor, respect, tradition, and evolution through training the YSBHMA/IRFS System. YSBHMA is not liable for injury or damage sustained to video training partners or yourself while participating in any way with this online Distance Guide Program. Feedback for one person only."