A week of Tai Chi, Qigong & Chinese internal arts in the heart of Scotland

Tai Chi Caledonia 2020 Online Programme

A week from today we should have been kicking off the 25th Tai Chi Caledonia meeting. Since we cannot physically meet we are going to have a series of workshops during Cally Week, starting at midday (BST) on Saturday 11th July. These will be conducted on Zoom. We are currently in discussion with our insurers […]

Tai Chi Caledonia 25th Anniversary 2021 – Teachers Confirmed

A bit of good news for a change. All this year’s teachers have confirmed that they will return next year (9 – 16 July 2021).My plan would be to take this year’s programme forward to next year but we haven’t yet discussed this so it may even be a new improved version in 2021 (How […]

TAI CHI CALEDONIA 25TH ANNIVERSARY POSTPONED UNTIL 2021

I am sure it will come as no surprise that, sadly, because of Covid-19 we are having to cancel this year’s Tai Chi Caledonia.We did consider an alternative option but there is too much uncertainty to postpone the event. The restrictions currently in place in Scotland, which do not look like being lifted by mid-July […]

Payments Update

It has been pointed out to me that the emails acknowledging your deposits said balances were due by 24 May. Because of the current pandemic we have, as I have previously indicated here and on the Facebook page, an agreement with the university that we don’t need to make a final decision on whether this […]

2020 CANCELLED BECAUSE OF COVID-19

I am sure it will come as no surprise that, sadly, because of Covid-19 we are having to cancel this year’s Tai Chi Caledonia.We did consider an alternative option but there is too much uncertainty to postpone the event. The restrictions currently in place in Scotland, which do not look like being lifted by mid-July […]

Pub Menus for Friday night

Please note that there are no meals served on Friday but there are some local pubs, supermarkets and fish n’ chip shops nearby. There are regular buses from the university campus to central Stirling, a journey of no more than 20 minutes. There is also a supermarket on campus. The William Wallace pub has stopped […]

Demonstrations

The weekend demonstrations by teachers at previous events are too big to upload to this site but they can be viewed on the taichicaledonia Facebook page.

SWORDS WANTED!

This year’s sword workshop is proving very popular. We have a limited number of swords which we can lend to people but your help would be appreciated.   If your method of travel allows it please bring your own sword if you plan on attending this workshop. If you don’t plan on this but would […]

Ronnie Robinson – Second Anniversary

On this, the second anniversary of Ronnie’s sad passing, Georgia Brooker has shared this poem with us. Georgia presented the 20th Anniversary Gala with Ronnie and this poem was inspired by the feedback, comments and snippets of conversations she had from lots of people at the previous year’s event.  Thanks, Georgia. A Shared Poem for […]

CAR SHARING

It has been noted in the past that a few people had come some distance and from the same general area. If you are planning to drive to Stirling in July and have room in your car for others then please post the details as a comment to the car sharing post on the Tai […]