Taichi 24 - Personal Training OnLine
Taichi 24 - Personal Training OnLine  

Facilitator Profile



am John Beasley and I am the futor for Taichi24.co.uk


This is a brief summary of my teaching and Tai Chi background:-



1976 Masters Degree from the Univerity of Bath (MSc)

1977 Post Graduate Certificate in Education - Teaching qualification from the University of Bristol (PGCE).


Employed as a College and University Lecturer, (Senior and Principal Lecturer). Taught at Filton College Bristol, Strode College and the now Royal Agricultural University.


Taught on site programmes in the private and public sector. Including British Aerospace, Rolls Royce, British Telecom, Bristol City Football Club, the NHS, the University of Bristol,

Fairy Hydraulics, Knorr Brense and at Leyhill open prison.



Practitioner in the art and science of Neuro Linguistic Programming (1994 certificated).

NLP is  the deduction, utilisation and change of the structure of subjective experience and meaning. Incorporated Counselling (Humanistic Psychology, Gestalt Psychology, Rational Emotive Therapy and Transactional Analysis)

Registered practitioner with BeMindful.co.uk  . Part of the Mental Health Foundation.


Psychology - Advanced Diploma. O.A.Dip. (Distinction)

"Teaching English as a Foreign Language" Diploma (TEFL)



1999 started studying and practising the following Tai Chi Forms, developing over a number of years:-

24 Form and Qi Gong

Cheng Man-Ch'ing - Yang Long Form

Wu Family Long Form

Chen Forms including straight and broad swords and taught by the world famous Grand Master, Chen Xiaowang (19th generation leader of the Chen family), on numerous occasions at the Bristol School of Tai Chi.


Started teaching Tai Chi, the 24 Form and Qi Gong at the Rehabilitation Centre in Wrington near Bristol, for Filton College. (2001)


2009 Visited and worked in China for a month and taught at Shandong University, at the foot of the revered Tai Mountain. Studied Tai Chi practice sessions.


Full instructor member of the Tai Chi Union for Great Britain.

Teaching authentic Tai Chi.


Pilates Trainer - Professional Diploma   


REGISTER EXERCISE PROFESSIONALS (REPS) - Qualified Member - including:-

Advanced Fitness Instructor

Personal Trainer (level 3)

Exercise Referral Specialist (GP referral) Level 3

Lower Back Pain Exercise Specialist (level 4) 

Exercise & Nutritional Interventions for Obesity & Diabetes (Level 4) 


REPS level 5 (CPD) Nutritional Therapist Diploma

REPS level 4 (CPD) Advanced Sports and Exercise Nutritional Advisor 


Member - Chartered Institute for Management of Sports & Physical Activities



Photographed below, immediately behind Chen Xiaowang and Ben Milton (Principal -Bristol School of Chen Tai Chi).


Photographed immediately behind ChenXiowang and Ben Milton (Bristol School of Taichi Chen Xiaowang at Bristol School Tai Chi 2004

Tai Chi Classes




Every Thursday 5 - 6 pm

Tai Chi Qi Gong

plus learn the 24 Form


£3 per session attended






Portway Wells

Every Tuesday 

12.15 to 1.15 pm

Tai Chi QI Gong

Plus 24 Form


£3 per session attended






Every Wednesday

12.15 to 1.15 pm

Tai Chi Qi Gong

£5 per session attended






Union Street

Supporting Health Awareness


2nd & 4th Monday each month

11.30 to 12.15pm  2020


Tai Chi Tasters

Free join-in demonstrations

Drop-in  No need to book

Any age 18 - 108 !





Personal Training  OnLine

Please contact for details






All classes suspended.


But *


2 FREE  online live classes each week.
For all existing customers only.
Tai Chi Tuesdays
11 - 11.40pm
PilogaFit Fridays
11 - 11.40pm
Please email for details of these free classes broadcasted through Zoom


For Personal Training Online there is a discount during the emergency measures.
This is a 2 for 1 offer.
So it will be effectively £20 per one hour session of either PilogaFit or Tai Chi via FaceTime, Skype etc.
Customers can choose their time to exercise to help stay healthy. Secure payment is through PayPal.









All classes - just drop in

No need to book.

Pay when you attend

Start any time

All ages and abilities

Run during school holidays



Please arrive 10 minutes before the class starts, to settle in.

We always start on time.






Personal Training

Now available

(FaceTime & Skype)


"World Wide Wells" 





For individuals, small groups

and organisations





John Beasley

01749 672482












John Beasley - Registered member Level 4 Execrcise Specialist

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