Tai Chi Retreat Sept 14-16th

23 July 2018
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Once again we will be holding our annual Tai Chi Retreat at Belsey Bridge on the Suffolk/Norfolk border near Bungay to enjoy a quiet weekend of practice and conviviality – if you would like to join us please contact me on 07860 218334 or e-mail ian.deavin@outlook.co.uk – rooms are en-suite with full board and a […]

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There will be no classes in Shefford or Letchworth on June 17 + 18

9 June 2018

I am sorry to have to cancel classes on 17 and 18 June due to a family bereavement. Share the post “There will be no classes in Shefford or Letchworth on June 17 + 18” FacebookTwitterLinkedInE-mail

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2018 Shefford Tai Chi Festival review – World Health Organisation World Tai Chi and Chi Kung Day.

30 April 2018
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We had a brilliant day again this year – despite the weather many more people came than last year and lots stayed for the whole day – we were delighted to see everybody. There was a lot of interest in all the classes starting with Tai Chi exercises to loosen up the body and a […]

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Class cancellations

30 April 2018

There will be no more Friday evening classes from today. There will be no classes on the forthcoming Bank Holiday weekends: Sunday 6th May Monday 7 May Sunday 27 May Monday 28 May Share the post “Class cancellations” FacebookTwitterLinkedInE-mail

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Australian falls prevention project just like Tai Chi

9 January 2018

According to a piece in this weeks New Scientist – research in Australia is using a harness and booby trapped obstacle course to train older people as a falls prevention measure, the piece at  www.newscientist.com explains that results show a 50% reduction in vulnerability to falls. This is an important factor since the article states that “One-third […]

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Classes and Merry Christmas

19 December 2017
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Chen Taijiquan’s Integrated Curriculum by David Gaffney

2 November 2017

A great insight into Chen Tai Chi by a very experienced martial artist with long term connections to the school at the Chen Village. This piece covers important basic stuff in easily understood terms – I am looking forward to the rest of the series. Read the article … Share the post “Chen Taijiquan’s Integrated Curriculum […]

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Taiji: basic movement patterns and body coherence

2 November 2017

Taiji: basic movement patterns and body coherence – an excellent piece by Sam Moor – really well written and easy to read – covers so much of what I try to get across to students but better written! Read the article … Share the post “Taiji: basic movement patterns and body coherence” FacebookTwitterLinkedInE-mail

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Classes and events over the Christmas period

2 November 2017

Nov 3 Nov no class at Shefford 26 Nov no class at Shefford Dec 11 Shefford lunch 13 Letchworth dinner 18 lunch at Letchworth 21 no class Letchworth 22 no class Shefford 24 no class Shefford 25 no class Letchworth and Shefford 28 no class Letchworth 29 no class Shefford 31 no class Shefford Jan […]

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World Tai Chi Day – Shefford Tai Chi Festival

30 April 2017
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The last Saturday in April is designated by the World Health Organisation as World Tai Chi and Chi Kung Day – so this year we decided to have a festival of Tai Chi and related arts at the Community Hall in Shefford. And it was BRILLIANT! As a first event we set our sights high […]

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