Chong-Pin (“C.P.”) Ong 王宗平
Chong-Pin (“C.P.”) Ong is the Founding Director of Chen Wangting Taiji Institute, which promotes Chen Style Taiji Quan and organizes annual workshops for Grandmasters Chen Xiaowang, Chen Zhenglei and Zhu Tiancai in Washington D.C. He is the 20th generation successor of Chen Family Taiji Quan and is an official disciple of both Grandmasters Chen Xiaowang and Chen Zhenglei. He was also given the privilege of receiving extensive instruction and guidance from Grandmaster Zhu Tiancai.
He first began his Taiji Quan studies in 1972 by learning the Guang Ping Yang Style from Master Y.C. Chiang in Berkeley, CA. He is also a student of vipassana (insight) meditation and has attended several intensive meditation retreats in Buddhist monasteries in Yangon, Myanmar. He received his Ph.D. in Mathematics from University of California, Berkeley in 1973. He is currently Executive Vice-President and Board Director of the USA Wushu Kungfu Federation, and Board Director of the USA National Tai Chi Chuan Federation.