Welcome

Hello and welcome. I am Kath Revell, aka Ninja Granny, and I live in Liskeard, Cornwall. I love tai chi and love to practise, especially outside. There are so many benefits to Tai chi, Qigong and Somatics - they are holistic, benefitting you on all levels - physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.  

 

 

 

 

 

I teach chen style Tai chi and I'm a member of the Tai Chi Union for Great Britain . My teachers are Karel and Eva Koskuba from the Chinese Internal Arts Association (CIAA). And Tom Collingridge and Helen Kingdon from the Exeter School of Tai chi Chuan

 

I trained with Martha Peterson from Essential Somatics and teach weekly Somatics Movement Classes, in person and online. I also offer private Clinical Somatic Education sessions. 

I teach Qigong in short 6 week courses on different themes, including:

Qigong for More Energy

Qigong for Relief from Stress

Qigong for Beginners

Qigong for Daily Life

Qigong for Better Balance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shen Jin Ba Gu

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Shen Jin Ba Gu means "Lengthen the Ligaments, Open the Joints". This video shows the exercise from front and back view so you can follow. It doesn't take long to learn it for yourself. If you do it every day you will notice the improvement in your joints, especially your hips and shoulders. You will also find your strength and stamina increase.

This exercise was taught to me by Rose Oliver from the Double Dragon Alliance.

Can you follow this? 

Move Sideways is pattern 8 of the Laojia form. There are more vidoes on my Youtube Channel or on the videos pages of this website,

FREE!! TAI CHI IN THE PARK 

Class starts again from 7th August. Sundays 11am, Westbourne Park, Liskeard. 

All Welcome. Bring water to drink and come prepared for whatever the weather!

Two workshops combining Qigong movements with Tibetan sound bowls and a large gong. This is a collaboration between Kath Revell and Maria Linton Panther. Should be an energising and healing experience. Please phone or email to book a place or for more info.

INDOOR CLASSES

OUTDOOR CLASSES

Wednesdays 10am Qigong 

Liskerrett Centre, Liskeard PL 14 4AP

Wednesdays 11.30 am  Somatics 

Liskerrett Centre, Liskeard PL 14 4AP

 

Wednesdays 2.15pm Tai chi, Bagua, Fan Form

Upton Cross Village Hall, PL14 5AZ

 

 

 

 

 

Sundays 11am Tai chi  FREE!!!

Westbourne Gardens, Liskeard PL 14 

ONLINE CLASSES

Mondays 10am Tai chi 

Tuesdays 11am Qigong

Tuesdays 12.15pm Somatics

Wednesdays 7.30pm Tai chi 

Classes start again September 5th.

All classes 45 minutes except Somatics, which is 1 hour. All classes are available to beginners. For more information look at the relevant pages.To book and join online classes or for more information please email or phone.

 

ninjagranny20@gmail.com 

07729 907056

PRIVATE CLASSES

One-to-one sessions in Clinical Somatics, Tai chi and Qigong are available by arrangement. Please phone or email for more information.

Qigong and Sound Meditation

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What people have said...

"My GP is very happy I am doing Tai chi and I would fully recommend it, especially this class, to anyone at any age for relaxation, well-being and physical fitness".

Louise

 

 

 

 

 

 

"What has been very beneficial to me is the improvement I have found in my hips. My arthritis is greatly improved since starting Tai chi to the extent that I was considering surgery a few months ago and now do not need it".

Angela

 

 

 

"It is a lovely class with no pressure and everyone is very friendly".

Somatics

"I'm doing really well, I've been keeping my practising going. My pain has 85 percent gone, I can't believe it. I'm not pushing too hard but I'm looking at trying to build some strength now so I've started swimming again. I am also standing better, my husband has noticed when I walk with him". 

Sue

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