David-Dorian Ross is America's T'ai Chi Champion, whose competitive performances have won him seven US gold medals, two World bronze medals and a World silver medal -- the highest awards ever given to a non-Asian for T'ai Chi performance. He has been called America's best-loved T'ai Chi teacher, and is dedicated to raising the quality of T'ai Chi in America. He is the owner of Full Circle Fitness, and the Full Circle T'ai Chi Academy. David-Dorian is the executive producer and co-host of the 13-part public television series, "T'ai Chi in Paradise," and the host of the award-winning videos T'ai Chi (The Short Form) and Flow Motion.
He is the author and featured instructor in the Chi for Beginners series, produced by Living Arts Video. In 2005, his DVD, Tai Chi Beginners Practice, won the Aegis Award for Best video in the Training/Education category. In 2006, he was again awarded the Aegis Award for Tai Chi Beginners Practice Kit, and also for Tai Chi Daily Practice. He also won two Telly Awards, for Tai Chi Daily Practice, and the Tai Chi Swivel Disk Workout. He is the author of the books The Tai Chi Companion; Power, Freedom and Flow; and Exercising the Soul and he is currently at work on a new manuscript called The Rules of the Road