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T'AI CHI CH’UAN CLASS INFORMATION

T’ai Chi Ch’uan is a traditional Chinese exercise choreography and martial art. The practice of this exercise can strengthen and tonify muscles, bones and internal organs; and improve circulation, flexibility and endurance. The movements are centered, relaxed and graceful, and can be practiced by people of all ages and physical abilities.

Tai Chi Ch’uan is based on nature, and has the interrelation of opposites as its foundation. The training methods and principles of this system point beyond themselves toward the essence of movement and focused presence. Consistent performance of the T’ai Chi Ch’uan exercise promotes mental and physical integration, well-being and enjoyment.

The classes offer the long Yang style T’ai Chi Ch’uan exercise form, the short sword form, a staff form, martial applications and push-hands.

Address: 4416 Blvd. St. Laurent, Montreal, QC., Rm. 302 (third floor); door code 0302.

Times: Mon. and Thurs. from 7:30 – 9:30 PM.

Fees: $130.00 / month for 2 classes a week; $85.00 / month for 1 class a week; $25.00 for an individual class. The introductory class is free. The fees are to be paid at the last class of each month for the proceeding month.

Equipment: Wear soft shoes and loose clothing.

Teacher: Sam Slutsky studied Tai Chi Ch’uan, Accupressure massage and Chinese herbal remedies with Lee Shiu Pak for 11 years. He has studied, practiced and taught these subjects for more than 40 years.

Contact: Sam Slutsky: (514) 915-7354 (cell), mailto:samsky@bell.net

Do not eat for at least one hour before class (light meals only), and do not eat food or drink cold liquids immediately after practice. Do not expose yourself to drafts of cold air during and after practice (when one is more susceptible to chills).

Family associated Tai Chi Ch’uan schools

Wolfville, NS., Canada
Marilyn Manzer
(902) 542-0558
mailto:marilyn@marilynmanzer.com

St. Lambert, QC. Canada
Claude Marie Caron
(450) 672-5047
mailto:lassido@yahoo.com

Isle d’Orleans, QC., Canada
Renee Labrie
(418) 829-2111
mailto:rlabrie47@hotmail.com

Toronto, ON. Canada
Paul McCaughey
(416) 535-8669
mailto:paulmccaughey@gmail.com

Vancouver, BC., Canada
Michael Blackburn
(604) 734-0833
mailto:m_l_blackburn@yahoo.ca

New York, NY., USA
Eelka Lampe
(718) 788-5831
elampe@regis-nyc.org

Columbus, OH., USA
Myrlyn Reasoner
mailto:myr2215@hotmail.com
mailto:taichiclub.columbus@gmail.com

 

Links

Northern Shaolin Kung Fu, Montreal
http://www.northernshaolinmontreal.com

Kickboxing for women, Montreal
http://www.kickboxingmontreal.com

Sean Laflamme; acupuncture, Qi Gong, Montreal
http://www.acupuncturemontreal.com

T’ai Chi Club of Columbus, OH. http://taichiclub.columbus.googlepages.com/

Kung Fu Canada
http://www.kungfucanada.ca/history/index.html