Best of Boston

1995 Best Tai Chi, Instructor

Gin Soon Chu

Boston’s best-kept secret works on Tremont Street in Chinatown. His name is Gin Soon Chu, but he is known in the area only as sifu (teacher). Sifu is one of two living disciples of the Yang Tai Chi line. Martial artists from all over the world come here to study with the grand master, who is said to be wiser than an owl and stronger than a bear.

324 Tremont St., Boston, 542-4442,