Schedule

Spring ( 13.1. – 15.5.2020 )

Here you can see when courses take place and news on upcoming events.
You can get more detail by simply clicking courses below.

Attention: It’s fine to join courses anytime.

Exceptions on courses in 2020 (Spring)

January
24.1.2020 Chinese New Year. Assistant teacher in charge

Febuary
7.2.2020 Master Lü is traveling. Assistant teacher in charge
17-21.2.2020 All lessons in Zacharias Topelius school cancelled (winter holiday)
18.2.2020 Only Morning QiGong Lesson in Kampi cancelled. Baji basics training as usual.

March
6.3.2020 Master Lü is traveling. Assistant teacher in charge

April
10-13.4.2020 Easter holiday. All lessons cancelled
20-22.4.2020 All lessons in Zacharias Topelius school cancelled
21.4.2020 Lesson in Kampi as usual.
30.4.2020 Master Lü is traveling. Assistant teacher in charge

May
1.5.2020 First of May. All lessons cancelled
8.5.2020 Master Lü is traveling. Assistant teacher in charge

Monday

Starting from 13.1.2020

18:00-19:00 Yang Taiji - Breath & Mind

This lesson focus on how to use internal movement with energy and mind to move external body. It is for advanced level practitioners and the idea is to go through the entire form as well as more demanding principles and theory rather than building the basics.

Time: Mondays, 18:00-19:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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19:00-20:00 Taiji - Tuishou push hands pair training

This course is open for everybody regardless of level. Tuishou is our association’s specialty and it is meant to be practiced alongside both Yang and Chen Taiji. Everyone is welcome to come try and learn more about themselves and their training partners here.

Time: Mondays, 19:00-20:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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20:00-21:00 Chen Taiji - Breath & Mind

This lesson focus on how to use internal movement with energy and mind to move external body. It is for advanced level practitioners and the idea is to go through the entire form as well as more demanding principles and theory rather than building the basics.

Time: Mondays, 20:00-21:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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Tuesday

Starting from 14.1.2020

9:00-10:00 Qigong - Morning Qigong

Morning qigong practice is meant for everyone from beginners to long-term practitioners alike. We go through the different exercises and discuss both basic and advanced principles.

Time: Tuesdays, 9:00-10:00
Place: Kampin liikuntakeskus (Malminkatu 3, 00100 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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19:00-20:00 Baji - Basics

On this course we focus on basic body usage for Baji. This is done by exercises for developing correct postures and how to combine them with basic body movements.

We also apply this body usage on basic fighting exercises, such as protection and attacking the Baji-way.

Time: Tuesdays, 19:00-20:00
Place: Kampin liikuntakeskus (Malminkatu 3, 00100 Helsinki)
Teacher: Nils Vergi

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19:00-20:00 Yang Taiji - Posture - (recommended for beginners)

This lesson is meant for those that are looking for proper posture according to taiji principles. The focus is in principles of posture that are always needed for your training.

Time: Tuesdays, 19:00-20:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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19:00-20:00 Yang Taiji - Posture & Movement

This course focuses on the first two major steps in Taiji training, posture and movement, and is built around our Yang Taiji form.

Time: Tuesdays, 19:00-20:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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20:00-21:00 Chen Taiji - Posture - (recommended for beginners)

This lesson is meant for those that are looking for proper posture according to taiji principles. The focus is in principles of posture that are always needed for your training.

Time: Tuesdays, 20:00-21:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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20:00-21:00 Chen Taiji - Posture & Movement

This course focuses on the first two major steps in Taiji training, posture and movement, and is built around our Chen Taiji form.

Time: Tuesdays, 20:00-21:00
Location: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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Wednesday

Starting from 15.1.2020

19:00-20:00 Weapon - Course

In Weapons -course, we are training with different kind of weapons like whip staff, saber, spear or taiji-sword. Practicing with weapons develops practitioner’s body control and strength which makes good supportive exercise for unarmed training and combat. We have a (limited) number of staffs, spears and sabers for people who want to join the course, but do not yet have their own.

Time: Wednesdays, 19:00-20:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Assistant: Kari Järvinen
Enquiry: Kari Järvinen (+358 41 515 3538)

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19:00-20:00 Baji - Basics

On this course we focus on basic body usage for Baji. This is done by exercises for developing correct postures and how to combine them with basic body movements.

We also apply this body usage on basic fighting exercises, such as protection and attacking the Baji-way.

Time: Wednesdays, 19:00-20:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Nils Vergi
Enquiry: Paavo Hietanen (+358 40 7287076)

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19:00-20:00 Xingyi – Posture and movements in five elements – (recommended for beginners)

This course is meant for those that are looking for how to do movement with breath and build up inner structure. These are built around of our Xingyi form. This class will also focus more on pair training and the application of basic techniques.

Time: Wednesdays, 20:00-21:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Assistant: Kari Järvinen (+358 41 515 3538)

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19:00 - 20:00 Baji - Advanced

This course is meant for those that are looking for how to do movement with breath and build up inner structure. These are built around of our Baji form. This class will also focus more on pair training and the application of basic techniques.

Time: Wednesdays, 19:00-20:00

Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)

Teacher: Master Lü

Enquiry: Paavo Hietanen (+358 40 7287076)

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20:00-21:00 Baji – Pair training

On this course we focus on improving Baji techniques for fighting. Sparring practices are included, but are not obligatory for participants.

By buying this course you are also allowed to participate in all Baji basic courses.

Time: Wednesdays, 20:00-21:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Assistant: Paavo Hietanen
Enquiry: Paavo Hietanen (+358 40 7287076)

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20:00-21:00 Xingyi - Movement with breath, form and pair training

This course is meant for those that are looking for how to do movement with breath and build up inner structure. These are built around of our Xingyi form. This class will also focus more on pair training and the application of basic techniques.

By buying this course you are also allowed to participate in the XingYi posture and movement course.

Time: Wednesdays, 20:00-21:00
Place: Zacharias Topelius koulu (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Assistant: Kari Järvinen (+358 41 515 3538)

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Thursday

Starting from 16.1.2020

19:00-20:00 Baji review

On this course we will go through Baji pair training methods from the previous Wednesday’s course. We focus on takedowns as well as exercises supporting them.

The course is free for all members of the Baji Association. While entering Kisahalli an entrance fee has to be paid (prices: https://servicemap.hel.fi/unit/50040).

Time: Thursdays 19:00 – 20:00
Place: Töölön Kisahalli (Paavo Nurmen kuja 1 D, 00250 Helsinki), wrestling area
Teacher: Paavo Hietanen
Enquiry: Paavo Hietanen (+358 40 728 7076)

19:00-20:00 Yang Taiji - Movement with Breath

 

This course is meant for those that are looking for how to do movement with breath and build up inner structure. These are built around of our Yang Taiji form.

Time: Thursdays, 19:00-20:00
Location: Töölön ala-aste (Töölönkatu 41, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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20:00-21:00 Chen Taiji - Movement with Breath

This course is meant for those that are looking for how to do movement with breath and build up inner structure. These are built around of our Chen Taiji form.

Time: Thursdays, 20:00-21:00
Location: Töölön ala-aste (Töölönkatu 41, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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Friday

Starting from 17.1.2020

18:00-19:00 Qigong - Energy movement

This Qigong lesson is for those that have already practiced Taiji/Qigong for some time. We cleansing our body from old stagnant air – breathing in new clean air. Using breathing in collecting and finding chi. Find out energy movement in the posture.

Time: Fridays, 18:00-19:00
Location: Zacharias Topeliusskolan (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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19:00-20:00 Chen Taiji - Form 24

In this lesson, we are focusing on classical Chen 24 form training.

Time: Fridays, 19:00-20:00
Place: Zacharias Topeliusskolan (Stenbäckinkatu 14, 00250 Helsinki)
Teacher: Master Lü
Enquiry: Joona Sillanpää (+358 50 411 4464)

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