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Barbara Caponi

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Barbara Caponi

Barbara Caponi was born 19 May 1968 in Florence.

In 1988 I graduated from high school as an expert and business correspondent in foreign languages (English and German).

Since I was six years old up to 25, I studied ballet, jazz and other disciplines (modern dance, tap and flamenco).

In the meantime I worked from 1988 to 1994 at a private facility medical analysis as receptionist. From 1994 to 2012 I worked as a clerk first commercial sale in Richard Ginori (manufacturer of porcelain tableware) and in the last year I was able to get a higher position as head of the sales network in central and northern Italian for a specific sector sales. Unfortunately, I am currently laid off due to the crisis of my company that I hope will be resolved soon.

In 2005, I met with Roberta Lazzeri of the Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan Association, and at that moment I finally found a discipline that got me involved for both the physical results that I have found, and for the principles on which it is based.

I attended seminars of Master Yang in 2006 in Milan, in 2009 in Florence and in Rome in 2012. In 2008 and 2010 I attended the seminars of T.T. Mei Mei in Florence. Since 2008, I did an apprenticeship as assistant to Roberta Lazzeri classes for the teaching of form 103 and saber. I participated as a judge at ranking in January 2011 in Santo Domingo and May 2011 in Florence for levels 1-3. In 2010 I completed the third level.

Barbara Caponi


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