Master Guangzhi Xing is the owner and founder of YYTA. Master Xing (pronounced Shing) began learning Tai Chi as a young boy from his grandfather in his hometown of Harbin, China. He continued to expand his knowledge receiving training in specialized schools for Wushu, Tai Chi, and Qi Gong.

In China, he received certification as a Qi Gong and Tai Chi instructor. Guangzhi Xing also has a B.A. in physical education from Shenyang, China. With all of his qualifications he was assigned to be a premier coach to a Tai Chi/Wushu team and helped them win the national championship for three years consecutively.