Classes & Workshops

Beginners Courses – Weekly Classes – Monthly Workshops – 1 to 1 Tuition – Outdoor & Online


Weekly Outdoor Classes


Suitable for complete beginners and ongoing students

Next block starts Wednesday 9th June 2021 – 11:30am to 12:45pm
Partickhill Bowling & Community Club
46 Partickhill Rd, Glasgow G11 5BY  

Suitable for complete beginners and those with some experience. Regular students may like to attend these classes to revise and refine the foundations of the practice.

Outdoor classes will run over the spring, summer and autumn, as the weather allows.

Monthly Block Prices:
£40 – standard rate
£30 – club members / low income rate
£20 / £15 – discounted rates for current online students


Beginners: Follow-On Course (Online)


A 4-week follow-on course for anyone who has completed the introductory course.

Thursdays from 3rd June 2021 –  6:30pm to 7:45pm

£40 / £30 low income*

Course Dates – June 2021 – 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th 

*If unable to attend live classes, there is the option to access the zoom recordings only (£35 / £25).


Weekly Online Classes: Beginners & Regulars


These classes explore an evolving Tai Chi & Qigong syllabus that has been developing over the past few years.

Thursdays – 10:30am to 12noon

Thursdays – 6:30pm to 7:45pm (Follow On /Beginners Block in June)

Saturdays – 10:00am to 11:30am

Classes run on a monthly block basis and cost £50 / £40 low income.


June 2021 – Regular Weekly Online Classes

Thurs 3rd – 10:30am       Sat 5th 10:00am
Thurs 10th – 10:30am     (No Class Sat 12th)
Thurs 17th – 10:30am      Sat 19th – 10:00am
Thurs 24th – 10:30am      Sat 26th – 10:00am
 

Flexible Attendance

Regular students have the option of attending any classes during the block, including beginners / follow on classes.


Monthly Online Form Workshop (37 Form)


 
A monthly 2-hour online workshop for students who wish to progress through the 37 form. 
 
Students will be encouraged to memorise the previous form sections, before progressing through each new section of the form. Class recordings will be provided for home practice of each new section.
 
These classes will be interactive with feedback and form correction elements. Students should ideally be as visible as possible on screen (a wide angle lens clip can help if your phone / laptop does not have a wide lens).
 
Cost: £10 / £8 low income 
 
Next Classes: Sunday 30th May, 10:00am to 12noon
Sunday 27th June, 10:00am to 12noon
                                       

Monthly Outdoor Workshops


 
A monthly outdoor  class for beginners and regular students.
 
This class will is a ‘practice’ class, with an opportunity for individual feedback.
 
Next Class – Sunday 20th June, 10:30am to 12noon
 
Partickhill Bowling & Community Club
46 Partickhill Rd, Glasgow G11 5BY
 
£10 – current students
£15 – drop in students
 

1 to 1 Tuition


I offer a limited number of 1 to 1 sessions (online or in person):

1 hour – £50       45 minutes – £40       30 minutes – £30

2 to 1 and small group sessions also available (+£10 per person).


Bookings, Enquiries and Payment

For class bookings and enquiries contact alan.skirving@gmail.com

Payment can be made by cheque, cash or BACS (bank transfer). 


What to bring to class

Tai Chi & Qigong can be practised in any comfortable clothing that you can move freely in, with or without shoes. Flat shoes are generally better, as they help you feel the connection with the ground. You may want to have some water to drink during breaks.