Bronwen Nishikawa

bronwen_largeBronwen has been training in Jiulong Baguazhang with Shifu John Painter since 2004, and currently teaches the health practices, while assisting in the martial practices of the branch school in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina.

Prior to her training in Jiulong Baguazhang, Bronwen studied with Shifus Jay Dunbar and Almanzo (“Lao Ma”) Lamoureux of the Magic Tortoise Taijiquan School, and earned the rank of Instructor through their Teacher Training Program.

Prior to taijiquan, she studied karate (Koei-kan and Zenbudo) and arnis.