Chen Lineage

Grandmaster Chen Zheng Lei

  • Born 1949, Chenjiagou Village, Henan Province, the birthplace of Taiji
  • 19th Generation inheritor of Chen family
  • 11th Generation direct-line successor of Chen Style Taijiquan
  • 8th Duan Wei, Chinese Wushu (Martial Arts) Grading System
  • Principal, Chen Village Taijiquan School
  • Vice Director – Henan Province Martial Arts Administration
  • Recognized as Top Ten Foremost Martial Artists by Chinese State Government
  • Honorary National Martial Arts Senior Instructor
  • Committee Member, China Physical Culture & Science Institute

Master Liming Yue

  • First studied Shaolin martial arts as a child in China, 1972.
  • Studied orthodox Chen Style Tai Chi under 11th Generation Chen Masters, Chenjiagou village
  • Disciple of Grandmaster Chen Zhengle
  • 7th Duan Wei Master (China National Wushu Association) 2004
  • Studied Internal Qigong with masters of Nanyue Mountain Monastery and Zhangjiajie Forest Park
  • Lived UK since 1995 – Founded Chen Style Tai Chi Centre

Master Aamir Rafi

  • aamir-rafiStudied tai chi and shaolin martial arts since 1998
  • 6th Duan Wei (Chinese Wushu Martial Arts Association)
  • Studied under Master Liming Yue since 2001
  • Trained with Grandmaster Chen Zhenglei
  • Level 6 Instructor – Chen Style┬áTai Chi Centre
  • Winner of European competitions
  • Tai Chi / Qigong Instructor, Manchester and NE England
  • BSc Exercise, Physical Activity & Health (Hons) Salford University


Tai Chi Dundee instructor Robert Bichan with his teachers Grandmaster Chen Zheng Lei
and Master Liming Yue.

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