Stan Swartz has studied T’ai Chi Ch’uan since 1973 with four senior students of Grand Master

Cheng Man-ching:  Robert W. Smith, Patrick Watson, Tam Gibbs and Benjamin Pang Jeng Lo.

Stan has taught in Europe, Puerto Rico, Florida and New York City.  In 1982 he returned to

Pittsburgh offering beginning through advanced level classes.

Stan’s teaching experiences include:

* credit and non-credit classes at local universities

* classes geared for rehab patients at local hospitals

* corporate wellness programs (lunchtime stress reduction opportunities!)

* workshops and retreats

* classes for seniors (offered through the Osher Lifetime Learning Institute @ the University of Pittsburgh)


Patty Swartz has been studying T’ai Chi Ch’uan with Stan since 1988, also participating in workshops with Benjamin Pang Jeng Lo.  Her equestrian background includes 20 years experience as a riding student and competitor (dressage and distance riding).         

Patty teaches the Eight Methods of T’ai Chi, Beginning Form Classes, T’ai Chi Workshops for Equestrians, and private classes for students with physical limitations.

Contact information:      Stan & Patty Swartz  

                          phone:      412.421.8580


Swartz T’ai Chi


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