9. Connective work within traditional drills
Traditional drills used to teach internal martial arts can be enhanced greatly when properly linked to one another. Standard and improvised transitions between the exercises within the eight disc-framed push-hands (1-8), 'four-hands,' dalü, sanshou and the thirteen powers weapons exercises make the Masich Internal Arts Method particularly dynamic. Push-hands drills are entirely connected between one another allowing practitioners a better grasp of taijiquan theory.