|– November 2nd through 5th, 2012: Grandmaster Wong Kiew Kit comes to St Petersburg for our first ever Chi Kung and Tai Chi Chuan Festival. Grandmaster Wong is a fourth generation successor of the Southern Shaolin Temple, internationally-acclaimed Chi Kung, Tai Chi Chuan, and Shaolin Kung Fu master, and best-selling author. He teaches thousands of students around the world through the Shaolin Wahnam Institute and is famous for teaching the “secrets” of Chinese Energy Arts that are essential for obtaining the tremendous benefits of Health, Vitality, Mental Clarity and Longevity promised by these traditions. At the festival, Grandmaster Wong will teach four days of courses covering various Chi Kung skills and three styles of Tai Chi Chuan.
Location: Hotel Indigo in Downtown St Pete at 234 3rd Avenue North, St Petersburg 33701. Parking available onsite during event.
– Thursday, November 1st, 2012 7pm come enjoy a free talk with the Grandmaster on how Tai Chi Chuan can enrich your daily life. The talk will include a question and answer session and a demonstration where Grandmaster Wong will transmit chi to the audience for them to experience chi flow.
Location: Gilmour Hall at the Unitarian Universalist Church of St. Petersburg on Mirror Lake. 719 Arlington Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
Pre-Festival Warm up
– Monday October 22, 2012 5pm to 7pm: Sifu Christina will teach Generating Energy Flow with Chi Kung.
– Monday October 22, 2012 7pm to 9pm: Sifu Chris will teach the Yang 24 Step Tai Chi Chuan Set.
Location: Both courses will be taught in Gilmour Hall at the Unitarian Universalist Church of St. Petersburg on Mirror Lake. 719 Arlington Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Download the festival brochure at www.shaolinstpete.com/festival/brochure.pdf
For more information: www.shaolinstpete.com/festival