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What our Tai Chi class members say about us

What our Tai Chi class members say about us

Hi everyone. We have some great stories from our members in the “How Tai Chi has helped me” section of our blog, and we also regularly tweet little testimonials, but it’s recently struck us that we have a number of comments frommembers that are too long for a tweet yet not long enough for a full blogpost of their own. Here are a few of them! “I have […]

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Know someone who would benefit from Tai Chi? Gift vouchers for our Tai Chi classes now available.

Know someone who would benefit from Tai Chi? Gift vouchers for our Tai Chi classes now available.

The health benefits of Tai Chi are widely recognised. Our Tai Chi classes are a great form of exercise – for both body and mind – and a great way to meet people and have fun. We run Tai Chi classes across the West Midlands (see our full class list here, or our list of locations here), and we are now offering vouchers […]

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Start tai chi with us at any time, any class, any ability, and pay-as-you-go.

Start tai chi with us at any time, any class, any ability, and pay-as-you-go.

Crikey, this year keeps on giving! Class numbers are still growing steadily, and there isn’t too much of the “I’ll do it next year” about our members yet. They’re well up for it in the here and now! I just thought I’d take this opportunity to clear something up. You can start Tai Chi at any of our classes at any time. You don’t have to wait […]

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Keep Calm By Doing Tai Chi – we’re back from the Summer break!

Keep Calm By Doing Tai Chi – we’re back from the Summer break!

Keep-Calm_Tai-Chi Roll up people, all classes are now up-and-running again after the Summer break. We’re loving being back at it! It’s been great to see you all again. It’s also been a pleasure to welcome some new faces to class – welcome! All classes cost £6 or less and are pay-as-you-go. You can just turn up, ask for Steve, […]

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tai chi takes over the town

tai chi takes over the town

Southside’s free summer lunchtime Tai Chi classes at the Arcadian Centre in Birmingham City Centre have been the talk of the town these last few weeks, with coverage in the Birmingham Mail and Birmingham press, allover Twitter, as well as visits in person from Jo and Sparky from Free Radio, and hundreds of other friendly faces. We hope to see your face down there soon. All are […]

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Jo and Sparky from Free Radio find their Chi!

Jo and Sparky from Free Radio find their Chi!

It was great to have radio presenters Jo and Sparky from Free Radio along at our Free Tai Chi at the Arcadian Centre in Birmingham City Centre yesterday. Absolutely anyone can come along, you don’t have to be a radio presenter! The classes are provided free of charge by Southside BID, and are every weekday from 12.45 – 1.30pm in the Arcadian Centre right in the middle of the vibrant […]

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Free Lunchtime Tai Chi in Birmingham City Centre

Free Lunchtime Tai Chi in Birmingham City Centre

*** This is an old blogpost about free lunchtime tai chi in the City Centre of Birmingham. These classes were funded by Southside BID over the Summer of 2013, and are no longer running. Our nearest current class, which costs £6 per class, is in Harborne. Click here for details. ******** beginners Want to know what Tai Chi is all about? Tried some before and want a refresh? Either way, […]

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Tai Chi: Perfect for all ages

Tai Chi: Perfect for all ages

For hundreds of years the art of Tai Chi has been practiced by young and old, and it offers a range of unique benefits for all age groups. Many of our students are in their middle age or senior years and this low-stress exorcise seems to be tailor made for older people. However tai chi can be of great benefit for youngsters too, many of whom have a […]

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How Tai Chi Chuan Lessons have helped me.

How Tai Chi Chuan Lessons have helped me.

This time we hear from one of Thursday afternoon’s students from one of our Sutton Coldfield classes. Although he hasn’t been studying for very long he has learned a great deal about himself as well. So, over to… Hi, my name is George. I have been doing Taichi lessons with Steve at the Thursday afternoon class for about […]

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