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Yang Style Tai Chi

Yang Style

For those looking to practice taiji at a more active or recreational level the 5 section taijjiquan curriculum created by Master Sam Masich is ideal as it introduces the art in a principled way. If practitioners are eager for partner work they might play with the two person forms combined with sensing-hands and sensing-sword work. For those nervous about partner forms or who have had bad experiences with taiji push-hands, the jue-shou approach to connection and movement-through-relaxation can be perfect for breaking down barriers.

Classes and workshops run throughout the year, except on bank holidays and special times like Easter, August holidays and Christmas. Check our home page for the latest information on when we are not teaching.

Yang Style 108 Workshop - Downton

The traditional Yang-style 108 movement bare-hand Taiji routine is what started the modern Taijiquan revolution. 

Now available online!

Following cancellation of our workshops during the COVID-19 lockdown, we can now offer this study as online videos and live sessions.  DO NOT register for the workshop here, but use  this form. Open to beginners, though some Tai Chi form experience would be useful.

 

Event Date Fri 24th Jul 2020 - 10:00 am
Event End Date Sun 26th Jul 2020 - 4:00 pm
Individual Price Free
Location Downton, Memorial Hall
Summer Tai Chi Workshop 1

This summer, in place of our annual 1 week retreat, we will be hosting 2 weekend workshops focusing on traditional Tai Chi (taijiquan) practices. These two and a half day workshops will be linked in content, but taught in a way that will allow you to attend one, part of one or all of them to suit your schedule and budget.

Workshop 1: Fri 31st July - Sun 2 August.
Times: Fri (2.30pm-6pm) Sat/Sun (10am-4pm)

Drop in rates are available for the Friday afternoon (solo) and Sunday morning (partner) sessions.

Event Date Fri 31st Jul 2020 - 2:30 pm
Event End Date Sun 2nd Aug 2020 - 4:00 pm
Individual Price 2.5 days £150. Drop in Rate £35
Location Downton, The Dragon House
Summer Tai Chi Workshop 2

This summer, in place of our annual 1 week retreat, we will be hosting 2 weekend workshops focusing on traditional Tai Chi (taijiquan) practices. These two and a half day workshops will be linked in content, but taught in a way that will allow you to attend one, part of one or all of them to suit your schedule and budget.

Workshop 1: Fri 4th Sept - Sun 6th Sept.
Times: Fri (2.30pm-6pm) Sat/Sun (10am-4pm)

Drop in rates are available for the Friday afternoon (solo) and Sunday morning (partner) sessions.

Event Date Fri 4th Sep 2020 - 2:30 pm
Event End Date Sun 6th Sep 2020 - 4:00 pm
Individual Price 2.5 days £150. Drop in Rate £35
Location Downton, The Dragon House