Chen Xili, 20th successive generation
of Chen family, was born July 14th 1960 in Xi'an. Ancestral home
is Chenjiagou Village Wen county in Henan province.
From early childhood he was taught by his father Chen Quanzhong.
He learned from him first and second form of lao jia , sword form,
dadao (long handled broadsword) and tuishou (pushhands).
In the seventies he became a student of Chen Zhenglei. With him he
practiced the new form, tuishou and spear form.
More over he is practicing a wide range of competition forms and
weapon forms, like broadsword, double broadsword and double sword.
Furthermore he was taught by Chen Xiaowang.
Several times the gold medalist in Taichi at National and Provincial
Chen Xili is vice president of Xi'an Chen Style Taichi Research
Association and coach of Xian Wushu Association.