World Tai Chi & Qigong Day DOCUMENTARY call for video/photos & UPDATES!
Dear World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Supporters,
Because we have added hundreds of new members to our WTCQD updates, we will begin sending each email with "2" sections. 1) Info mainly for individuals seeking information about tai chi & qigong, schools, etc 2) Info for schools, teachers, groups, and WTCQD Event Organizers.
SEE NOTICE BELOW OF CALL FOR PAST WTCQD FILM/VIDEO or PHOTO SUBMISSIONS for possible inclusion in a developing WTCQD related DOCUMENTARY, working title: "At the End of the Day." This title reflects the film's focus on Hawaii as the "end of the day of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day's events" each year in the last time zone, however images from events everywhere are desired to convey the global phenomenon . OFFICIAL WTCQD 2006 T-SHIRTS STILL AVAILABLE !!
WTCQD INFO FOR INDIVIDUALS:
FIND LOCAL WTCQD EVENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN:Now is the time to begin seeking schools in your local area to participate with on World Tai Chi & Qigong Day, 2006, 10 am local time, Saturday, April 29th (always the last Saturday of April).
You can find contact info for local schools at the World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Schools Directory (60 nations), at:http://www.worldtaichiday.org/ATLASFindWTCContinents.html
SHARE TAI CHI & QIGONG MEDICAL RESEARCH WITH FRIENDS:You can find tai chi & qigong medical research information to share with friends and family who may benefit from tai chi & qigong. Anyone you know who has high blood pressure, anxiety, depression, immune system dysfunction, sleep disorder, Attention Deficit & Hyperactivity Disorder, Diabetes, Parkinson's, or arthritis, SHOULD KNOW about tai chi & qigong. Learn more health benefits at:http://www.worldtaichiday.org/WTCQDHlthBenft.html
Also, feel free to post the above link, on health and information related bulletin boards on the internet worldwide. Encourage all to take advantage of the voluminous free tai chi & qigong educational resources at http://www.worldtaichiday.org/World Tai Chi & Qigong Day became a global event because of people like you posting this information everywhere.
GET INSPIRED FOR 2006 WITH 2005 EVENT PHOTO GALLERIES:View last years WTCQD event photos from around the world and get excited about this years coming global happening !!http://www.worldtaichiday.org/WTCQDPHOTO2005.html
TELL FRIENDS HOW TO FIND TAI CHI & QIGONG SCHOOLS:Tell everyone you know that they can find a free directory of tai chi & qigong schools in their area, free online video lessons, and many other free tai chi & qigong educational resources:http://www.worldtaichiday.org/
YOU CAN SUPPORT WTCQD's GLOBAL HEALING EFFORTS by ordering a beautiful Official WTCQD 2006 T-Shirt, "One World . . . One Breath". View it at:http://www.worldtaichiday.org/T-SHIRTdisplay2006.html
WTCQD INFO FOR SCHOOLS, GROUPS, TEACHERS, AND WTCQD EVENT ORGANIZERS:
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS OF VIDEO OR FILM FOR A PROPOSED DOCUMENTARY FEATURING WORLD TAI CHI & QIGONG DAY:
If you have video or film footage OR extraordinary still photos of any past World Tai Chi & Qigong Day events that you would like to submit, your Submission may be included in an upcoming documentary.
1) Your video or film footage, or still photography (preferably scanned to 600 dpi resolution) must be transfered to DVD or CD for the Submission (and please specify the format used, for example, PAL, NTSC, MP3, JPEG, etc.)
2) Send no more than 5 minutes of your BEST work (can include tai chi / qigong exhibitions, and/or interviews with participants on the global phenomenon of WTCQD and what it means to them.) Optional -- you may include an additional two minutes of video or selected still photography of a local area natural or architectural feature that your location is known for, which may be integrated into the documentary to accompany your WTCQD event footage. The more care you take in selecting a part with the best lighting, framing, etc. the more likely your Submission may be used.
3) Print out, fill out and return with your Submission DVD/CD the Form at this link http://worldtaichiday.org/Documentary.html This Form includes the Consent of those appearing to use their image, likeness and/or voice; Permission to use the content of the submission, and Agreement that we may retain the data disk for use in this movie and/or other unlimited use for the promotion of World Tai Chi Day. Identify clearly who created the video/film Submission and what club or group is featured in it (if applicable).
4) Mail your Submission NO LATER THAN APRIL 4TH, 2006 to: Diane Douglas 350 Ward Avenue, Suite 106-126Honolulu, HI 96814
email contact regarding Submissions: firstname.lastname@example.org
CONSIDER YOURSELF A WTCQD AMBASSADOR - POST WTCQD ANNOUNCEMENTS EVERYWHERE !!Feel free to post the link, http://www.worldtaichiday.org/ , on health and information related bulletin boards on the internet worldwide. Encourage all to take advantage of the voluminous free tai chi & qigong educational resources athttp://www.worldtaichiday.org/World Tai Chi & Qigong Day became a global event because of people like you posting this information everywhere.
WORLD TAI CHI & QIGONG DAY OFFICIAL 2006 T-SHIRTS ARRIVED !!
The Official World Tai Chi & Qigong Day T-Shirts have arrived !! We are currently shipping them out, beginning with international orders. It may take us a few more days to get all the orders you've made shipped. BUT, rest assured that your credit cards are NOT charged until we ship your order out.
We still have more 2006 t-shirts, so if your school or group wants to order them to use as a fundraiser for your event "you can still get wholesale prices" on shirt orders of 10 or more. However, you should order NOW, to be sure you get them before your local WTCQD event. Your support thru ordering t-shirts enables us to continue our global media campaigns.
To view the Official 2006 WTCQD T-Shirts, or order go to:http://www.worldtaichiday.org/T-SHIRTdisplay2006.html
TESTIMONIALS FROM SCHOOLS SOUGHT:
Teachers & Schools, we are seeking brief 50 word or less testimonials about how WTCQD has directed new students to you, provided useful info for your existing students, or in some way assisted you in educating your local community about tai chi & qigong benefits thru our Medical Research, or other useful sections. Please sign comments with name, school, city, state, country, weblink of your site. Reply comments to this email.
Bill Douglas, World Tai Chi & Qigong Day, http://www.worldtaichiday.org/p.s. any sites who haven't yet linked to http://www.worldtaichiday.org/ can help our global health & healing efforts greatly by linking your sites to us and our plethora of free resources.