Stephen Lin Bai-An

Winner of the 2010 Coney Island Talent Show

Stephen Lin Bai-An
Interview Date:
August 7 2010



Stephen Lin Bai-An has practiced T'ai Chi, the martial art and system of meditative exercise, since 1965 and taught it for the past twenty years since moving to the United States. The Sheepshead Bay resident is nearly eighty years old and was so impressive in his T'ai Chi performance at the Coney Island Talent Show, he won first place in the senior division. He teaches at various senior centers around the city and encourages other seniors to practice T'ai Chi for its health benefits. There are videos of Stephen's students including the 98-year-old man he mentions in this interview on his YouTube site: