This unique Xingyi form is for long pole weapons. The staff is a long tapered staff, sometimes referred to as a staff.
The spear is very similar in design, only a spearhead and tassel have been added to the weapon. 5 Element Xingyi Staff and Spear is the first form. 12 Animals Xingyi Staff & Spear is the second form. Xingyi Staff & Spear is demonstrated by Grandmaster Shou-Yu Liang, Master Helen Liang, Master Tony Chen and Master He Tao. Together, these masters break down all the movements into easy-to-learn lessons and basic line drills (Xingyi linking sequences), as well as reveal the applications for combat