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Grandmaster Chu Gin Soon, Second Disciple of Yang Sau Chung, Fifth Generation Yang Family Lineage The world mourns the sad lost of another great master of the traditional Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan, Grandmaster Chu Gin Soon. He passed away on the 18th March 2019 in Boston, USA. He was the second disciple of Master Yang Sau Chung, the eldest son of the famous Yang Cheng Fu. Grandmaster Chu Gin Soon first learnt Tai Chi from Lai Hok Soon in Hong Kong in 1956. After the death of his first teacher in 1964, he continued his Tai Chi training in Hong Kong with Master Yang Sau Chung, the Fourth Generation lineage holder of the Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan. In 1968, Grandmaster Chu Gin Soon moved to the United States and opened a year later, the Gin Soon Tai Chi Club in Boston, Massachusetts where he taught traditional Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan to numerous students in Boston and across the world. Both Vincent Chu and Gordon Chu, the sons of Grandmaster Chu Gin Soon continue his legacy in teachings traditional Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan as they have learned from their father at the Boston Tai Chi Club. Master Ding and his family together with Master Ding Academy’s students all express our deepest condolences to the family of Grandmaster Chu Gin Soon and his numerous students throughout the world. We have been informed that his funeral will be take place at 11am on Monday, 25th March at Wing Fook Funeral Home, 13 Gerard Street, Boston. More information about Gin Soon Tai Chi Club can be founded on the club’s website: http://www.gstaichi.org ... See MoreSee Less

Happy New Year everyone! Year of the piggy-wiggy. ... See MoreSee Less

Happy New Year everyone! Year of the piggy-wiggy.

 

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Happy new year nick

The monthly Tai Chi meetup in Northampton was terrific. A new person from Leicester, locals from Northampton and one of the MDA instructors from Birmingham. We used Chi Kung (Qigong), Form and push hands to look at stillness and quietness of mind and how that leads to Tai Chi's famous effortless power.
This strength is from being centred, calm, focussed. It allows chi to flow.
Everyone left deepened, more relaxed, more calm, yet stronger and more knowing.
Congratulations to you all. See you next month.
See Facebook events on this page for details of the next monthly meetup or enquire about out regular classes.
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Snow in Northampton not due until 1am, so classes are on as usual today ūüôā ... See MoreSee Less

Thursday evening Tai Chi class in Northampton at St Gregory's RC Church Hall. Students are doing fantastically well, becoming stronger, more relaxed, more confident, gaining new perspectives and ideas for life, learning the traditional art of Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan.

There's still space for beginners. Join any time. Still only £8 a session.
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The guys look greatūüĒ•

Looking good !!!! =)

I'm famous lol another great class as per usual

First Northampton Tai Chi class of 2019 begins in 28 minutes.... ... See MoreSee Less

 

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