Qigong, Wing Chun, Tai Chi and Shaolin Fist  – Classes On-line and Hexham/Tyne Valley area

Study the Traditional Chinese Health and Martial Arts systems of Dayan Qigong, Ip Man Wing Chun Kung Fu, Chen Tai Chi and Chun Yuen Shaolin Fist.

Classes On-line and in Hexham/Tyne Valley area, near Newcastle upon Tyne

with Sifu Christine Barbier

Dayan Qigong

Dayan (Wild Goose) Qigong is a Chinese health exercise made up of gentle movements that connect with the acupuncture points and meridians of our body. Using relaxation and breathing along with these special movements, we have Qigong.

Classes: Weds 6.30 – 7.30pm On-line

Ip Man Wing Chun

Ip Man Wing Chun is one of the most practical styles of Chinese Martial arts to exist. It is an ingenious system that teaches you how to overcome a bigger, stronger opponent using skill, technique and sensitivity. Its principles are based on directness & simplicity & how to use the opponent’s strength against themselves.

Classes: Weds 8.30 – 9.30pm On-line

Chen Tai Chi

Tai Chi Chuan or Taijiquan, is widely known as an ancient health exercise but originally it was created as a means of self defence and was a powerful martial art skill. The original style of Taijiquan is Chen Taijiquan which was created by the Chen family.

Classes: Weds 7.30 – 8.30pm On-line


Chun Yuen Shaolin

Chun Yuen Quan Shaolin Fist is a skill that originated in the Northern Shaolin temple in Henan Province, China. However the skill then passed down through the Beijing Opera. The forms have retained more of their martial qualities than modern Wushu and have more intricate weapon forms such as the long-tasseled sword and long flag Dao.

Classes: Weds 7.30 – 8.30pm On-line

Recent News

  1. Christmas break 2021

    The last classes for 2021 are: On-line: Wednesday 15 Dec 2021 In-person: Saturday 18 Dec 2021 On-line classes will restart on Wednesday 12 January 2022. In-person classes schedule for 2022 is available here.