Tai Chi Chuan is an amazing Chinese internal martial art, which is hundreds, if not 1000, years old. Most people are familiar with Tai Chi and think of it as those slow series of movements, we see groups of people doing in the park in the early hours of the morning. Well this is Tai Chi Chuan. This is the the original martial art, which includes the slow hand forms most people are familiar with; but there’s more! This is Tai Chi Chuan in it’s entirety; hand forms, weapons forms, pushing hands and san shou. Plus a little QiGong thrown in for good measure.
Please do not be put off my the idea that this is a martial art. Classes are relaxed and fun. Strenuous at times, extremely energising but multi faceted unlike the majority of Tai Chi taught in the West.
Please have a look through the information with the site and if you are interested, come learn with us!
This is a new school; please show your support – we need students! – Tai Chi Classes Derbyshire
In my experience students aged 18-60 can deal with the strenuous nature of Wudang Tai Chi Chuan and so our focus is towards this age group. If we are popular, and our new school gains momentum, there may be the possibility of a 60+ aged ranged class, designed particularly with this in mind, where we focus more on the health benefits and less on the martial arts. Please watch this space, or enquire, if this is of interest to you.
Please call/email and get yourself booked in – Beginners Welcome
We are part of the Practical Tai Chi International School whose website can be found here http://www.taichichuan.co.uk/index.html.