Courses

                 

 Yang Family Taiji Jian (Straight Sword) Course

Sunday 22nd  March 2015     10:00 – 4:00 pm

Henton Somerset

This course will be taught by Lotus Nei Gong Senior teacher Paul Mitchell and will be looking at the form and function of the Jian. The material will be suitable for both novice and improver level student. The sword (or Jian) is known as the king of short weapons in Chinese Martial society. It has long been considered one of the most advanced aspects of Gong Fu training and more than any other weapon epitomises the martial strategy of Taijiquan. The Jian is a light and delicate weapon that requires skill and focus to yield, coil and cut in order to overcome a heavier blade. Please note that students will use wooden representations of the Jian which will be supplied on the course if you don’t have one of your own

This day long course costs £45.00. Booking your place is essential. Please email lngsomerset@googlemail.com

 

  Yang Family Taiji Jian (Straight Sword) Course

Sunday 28th June 2015  –   10:00 – 4:00pm

Henton Hall, Somerset  BA5  1PH

This course will be taught by Lotus Nei Gong Senior teacher Paul Mitchell –  a day long course looking at improving the knowledge and ability of previous Jian course students. Beginners can also join this course. The sword (or Jian) is known as the king of short weapons in Chinese Martial society. It has long been considered one of the most advanced aspects of Gong Fu training and more than any other weapon epitomises the martial strategy of Taijiquan. The Jian is a light and delicate weapon that requires skill and focus to yield, coil and cut in order to overcome a heavier blade. Please note that students will use wooden representations of the Jian which will be supplied on the course if you don’t have one of your own

This day long course costs £45.00. Booking your place is essential. Please email lngsomerset@googlemail.com

 

Yang Family Taiji Course

14th & 15th November 2015 – Bristol, England

This course will be taught by Lotus Nei Gong Senior teacher Paul Mitchell, Damo’s father

Over the two days course Paul will be teaching the mechanics, principles and correct body alignments of the Yang family 37 form. These principles build the foundation upon which internal energetics are developed.

The course is suitable for all levels of knowledge and ability from novice to advanced Taiji practitioners. Paul will endeavour to assist each student individually to either learn or improve their Taiji practise

Venue to be confirmed