Compassionate Tai Chi

Can Tai Chi and Qigong help you become more compassionate to yourself and others? Regular practice of the Classical Chinese arts helps bring about a positive change in personal health, happiness and longevity.  The slow-moving exercises slow the mind down, … Read More

Greensand Marathon for Dog Rescue

One of my Tai Chi students is running the Greesand Marathon on 13 October 2013 in support of Allsorts Dog Rescue. Rob has first hand experience of the great work they do at Allsorts Dog Rescue with his rescue dog … Read More

Importance of Silk Reeling

Silk reeling is at the centre of Chen style Tai Chi training, helping the student to develop strength, internal energy, co-ordination, body awareness, unity in movement, relaxation and grounding. Also known as Chan Si Jin; Chan (pulling), Si (silk) and … Read More

Laojia Yi Lu Video

The Chen 74 form is slow movement empty hand form, a powerful internal martial art that combines silk reeling energy spiralling movements and low stances with deep breathing, mind intent and martial spirit. “This isn’t your grandmother’s Tai Chi” An … Read More