Peter is the Chief Instructor and one of
the founding members of the Fylde Tai Chi Association. Peter has
studied and practiced Tai Chi/Qigong for almost 40 years. Since first
learning Peking Tai Chi, a standardised form of Yang Tai Chi, from Miss
Rose Li, he has studied other forms with various teachers: most notably
Sun Style internal arts from Sifu Bob Melia;
his teachers, Master
Lei Shi Tai and Sifu
Dave Martin, a first generation student of the late
Grandmaster Sun Jian Yun. Sun style Tai Chi now comprises a major part
of Peter's daily practice.
|Peter also studied Chu Gar Hung Kuen and
Qigong under the guidance of his brother, Master John Farrell,the senior student of Grandmaster Chu Shiu Woon. He holds an honours
degree in both Herbal medicine and Health Science for which his final
thesis was "Qigong: A Scientific Perspective" which has subsequently
been published in the Qi
Journal. He is also co-author of "Understanding
|Please email Peter if
you require more information.
|Martin is a Senior Instructor and one of
the founding members of the Fylde Tai Chi Association. He has studied
Tai Chi and other martial arts for 15 years. In particular, he has
studied Yang Style and Sun Style Tai Chi under the guidance of Peter
Farrell and Bob Melia.
|Martin has a keen interest in Tai Chi and
Qigong as a preventative health strategy and actively supports Active
Practice, based in Blackpool. He holds an Honours degree in
Medical Microbiology and a Masters degree in Industrial Biotechnology.
Tai Chi Association 2016-2018