Beginners Tai Chi Classes on Tuesday & Wednesday Evenings!
Vicky Ahern - Hardiman teaches mainly the Health & Wellbeing aspects of Tai Chi & Qigong, teaching various Modern Beijing Forms including Tai Chi 24, 32 Sword,
Taiji Kung Fu Fan, all 9 BHQA systems of Health Qigong plus Tai Chi Qigong 18 Forms (Shibashi) & her own program
'Tai Chi Essentials'.
She is a Deyin Taijiquan Institute Level 2 Instructor, British Health Qigong Association Instructor, a BHQA Authorised Instructor Revalidation Trainer, Advanced Instructor member of Tai Chi Union for Great Britain & Gold medallist in Tai Chi & Health Qigong Competition. She has also trained in Aikido, Karate & was awarded 2nd Dan in Chi-Do Martial Arts (2007).
Vicky was introduced to Qigong in 1998
& Tai Chi in 1999 & has been practicing ever since. She has had the opportunity to learn with some great teachers over the years & continues to train with Masters Faye & Tary Yip of Deyin Taijiquan Institute, Masters Richard & Simon Watson of Longfei Taijiquan Association & Taoist Abbot, Master Li Hechun. She qualified in Anatomy, Physiology & Holistic Massage in 2000 & in Acupuncture (TCM) in 2004 with Xinglin TCM College, Cheam & Chinese Healthcare & Acupuncture in 2010 with Acumedic Foundation, London. She started teaching Tai Chi & Qigong in 2004 as a way of developing her skills & understanding of the arts. She has found that sharing her experiences of an art she is passionate about is most fulfilling & learns much from her students.
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Tony Hardiman teaches Chi-Do Healing Arts that include Chi Kung, Chi Healing, Meditations, Yang Style Tai Chi 24 Forms,
32 Sword Forms as well as Chi-Do Martial Arts which incorporate Tai Chi Fitness & Principles entwined with other Martial Arts & Self Defence. In 1999, Tony was awarded Aikido 5th Dan by the Martial Artists Association & Master of Chi-Do, his own eclectic mix of all he has learned since starting his training in 1958.
He is an Advanced Instructor member of
Tai Chi Union for Great Britain &
Gold medallist in Tai Chi 24 Forms.
He is an accomplished Therapist skilled in the arts of Traditional Bone Setting, Lymphatic Drainage & has extensive knowledge of both Eastern & Western medicine practices & the pathology of illness. He has treated many people over the years, with an unequalled success rate for a vast range of conditions. He continues to practice daily with an ever increasing following of patients coming for treatments & students coming to learn Tai Chi, Tai Chi Sword, Qigong & Martial Arts.
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