International Tai Chi Chuan Association (ITCCA™)

ITCCA Italia

L'Itcca Italia borns in 1993, his branch leader is M Carlo Lopez.

National headquarters, Il Ginkgo, is in viale Stefini 7 in Milan.

Carlo Lopez

Carlo Lopez

Head of the branch ITCCA Italia
Disciple of Master Chu King Hung

Mobile: 3487324633
e-mail: pioggiaopportuna@gmail.com

Carlo Lopez begins the study of Tai Chi Chuan and Qi Gong in 1983 with Master Ermanno Cozzi, the only European who was direct student of Great Master Yang Sau Chung.

In 1985 continues his studies with Master Chu King Hung,

one of the three disciples of the Great Master, European leader of

International Tai Chi Chuan Association.

In 1988 becomes direct student of him and dedicates full time to the teaching of this art.

In 1993 is appointed by Master Chu Itcca leader for Italy.

Its main mission is the training of qualified teachers to spread in Italy the "Original Yang Style", name given by Yang Chen Fu’s eldest son to preserve yhe authentic Yang style.

In 1998 he founds the association "Il giardino dei Maestri Oziosi" (“Otiose Masters’ Garden”), that becomes Itcca Italia national office

In 2000 becomes national leader of Yang technical area, for Tai Chi Chuan, of ADO-UISP

and in 2005 Yang area leader.

As Itcca Italia president, is IAS, Interassociazione Arti per la Salute (Inter Association of Arts for Health), adviser.

One of his writings "The Sacred Body" has been published in June 2003 in a special edition, dedicated to the “Sacred”, of the Psychoanalysis magazine "Gli Argonauti" (“Argonauts”) ( www.davidelopez.it ).

Since 2004, when he became disciple of Master Chu King Hung, is 6a generation Yang family disciple.

In 2005 when Ado-Uisp Qi Gong area was founded, he was appointed Master and member of the Technical Committee for that area.

Together with other Italian Tai Chi Chuan Masters founds the internal disciplines coordinating committee,

"Nuvole Vuote" (“Empty Clouds”).

Since 2006 organizes Internal Disciplines National Festival within “Armonia” (“Harmony”) at Belgioioso castle.


Seminar with Master Chu King Hung in Milan

3rd- 7th June 2020

Organisation Carlo Lopez


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