Open Sky hosts seminars in Aikido and Chen style Tai Chi on a regular basis. See below for upcoming seminars, hotel information and links to driving directions.

Wang Hai Jun Seminar:

Silk Reeling, 1st Old Form, & Cannon Fist

swordwang1March 1-3, 2019

Master Wang Hai Jun returns  to continue teaching, reviewing and refining our practice. Our seminar schedule will be: Friday we will practice basic Chen Silk Reeling exercises; Saturday we will review the first Old Frame form, Laojia Yilu; New ! Sunday, November 11, Master Wang will  teach the Laojia Erlu, 2nd Old Frame form, also called Cannon Fist or “Pao Chui.”

Discount deadline postmarked Wed., February 20, 2019. We do not have a a Paypal account. Please mail  tai chi seminar practice waiver , check payment,  or credit card info before the seminar deadline to receive the discount.

To pay by credit card over the phone by February 20, 2019: Call our studio at 919.732.6367 and leave a message with your phone number. We will call you back and take your credit card info. (See our contact page for details). Waivers and full payment are accepted at the door.


Visiting students looking for recommended hotels near Open Sky can find a number within short driving distance of the dojo.

Driving Directions: Open Sky seminars are convenient to any areas of the Research Triangle of North Carolina, the Raleigh Durham Airport (RDU), and drivers from out-of-state coming in on I-40 and I-85. Please see our contact us page for more details. 

  • Note that the required aikido seminar practice waiver is available online and can be mailed with payment before the seminar for a discount. You may also pay over the phone in advance (see our contact page for details). Waivers and full payment are  accepted at the door.