*Experienced competent instructors will be affiliated to a Governing Body such as the Tai Chi Union of Great Britain (TCUGB) or the British Council for Chinese Martial Arts (BCCMA)
The Tai Chi Union for Great Britain:
The Tai Chi Union for Great Britain (TCUGB) was founded in 1991 with the aim of representing every recognised style of Tai Chi Chuan, to improve and promote the art in all its aspects, health, aesthetic meditation and self defence and to provide a source of information on classes etc. for the general public.
British Council for Chinese Martial Arts:
The British Council for Chinese Martial Arts (BCCMA) working title ‘the Council’ would like to extend a warm welcome to all Clubs, Associations of Clubs, or Federations of Associations of Clubs, practising the Chinese Martial Arts in Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Longfei Taijiquan Association of Great Britain:
Richard Watson – Honorary Chairman and Founder of The Longfei Taijiquan Association of Great Britain
Simon Watson – Chairman
*Mrs Men X. Bao, our club founder of “Bao’s Lung Fei Tai Chi”, & Richard Watson, founder of “Longfei Taijiquan Association GB”, both learnt tai chi in China from Master Li Tian Ji, nickname Lungfei (meaning flying dragon) – so same “Tai Chi Family Tree”.
Deyin Taijiquan Institute (GB)
Chairman – Professor Li Deyin, Beijing P. R. China
Chief Instructors: Faye Li Yip & Tary Yip
*Faye Yip is the daughter of Professor Li Deyin, who is the nephew of Master Li Tian Ji, nickname Lungfei (meaning flying dragon) – so same “Tai Chi Family Tree”.
British Health Qigong Association (UK)
Health Qigong in Telford with the British Health Qigong Association (BHQA)
Founders and Chief Instructors: Faye Yip and Tary Yip.
English Daoyin Yangsheng Gong Association:
Welcome to the website of The English Daoyin Yangsheng Gong Association. The Association is a member of the International Federation of Daoyin Yangsheng Gong Associations, an organisation set up to promote the system of exercises devised by Professor Zhang Guangde
Nine Springs Natural Health Centre
Complementary Healthcare in Yeovil, Somerset. Centrally located we offer a peaceful and calm environment for patients and those attending our classes.
A guide to tai chi – Live Well – NHS Choices
All you need to know about tai chi, including the health benefits of tai chi, different styles of tai chi and getting started in tai chi.
Tai chi and multiple sclerosis
Tai chi and depression
Tai chi and lots of different ailments