Wang Zi-Ping
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Zhuang Yuan Ming
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YongNian Taiji UK

A member of the World Yong Nian Taiji Federation

This site is dedicated to the promotion in the UK of two forms of Chinese exercise routines: Yong Nian Taijiquan (Traditional / Authentic Yang Family Taijiquan in the tradition of Yang Chengfu and Fu Zhongwen) and Lian Gong Shi Ba Fa - The Complete Therapeutic & Healthcare Routine as developed in Shanghai by Dr. Zhuang Yuan Ming following his training with Grandmaster Wang Ziping.

Both Yong Nian Taijiquan (UK) and Shire Hill Lian Gong Shi Ba Fa Association are based in Glossop, Derbyshire but have (and are continuing to develop) affiliated instructors in other parts of the country.

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This site is committed to expanding knowledge - search deeply and you will find lots of interesting research, training opportunities, music, photography and holiday / training opportunities in China & Greece!

Don't forget to also check out some of our foreign partners and supporters.

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Special thanks also to the following supporters and sponsors of our group, without you any of this would be almost impossible!


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A huge thanks to all other supporters and fans. See you out there, and you are always welcome ot join as as you please. Please just let us know beforehand, so we can be prepared with equipment and space etc.

Thank you all!