A Therapy in Exercise

气功

QIGONG

Credible & Safe.   Low Cost Health Assist.   Easy to learn.   Health Benefits To All.   Origin Ancient China.

Qigong 气功 is 100% Natural
Medical journals have proven results but cannot explain its rationale for success. It works, it gets results, is as old as time immemorial, it’s simple, non invasive, non denominational, easy to do and accessible.

Qigong 气功

A Natural Health Science

Health Care

Qigong is based on Authentic Ancient Chinese Knowledge Systems. Specific breath work and body movement enhances combined functions of body and mind to self assist health maintenance/therapy.

Longevity

Long term results are known to be more powerful. Techniques improve longevity, focus, balance, strength ability, defence ability, stamina, manage health maintenance, mind agility, to name a few.

Quality Vs Quantity

Immediate results are known to calm, soothe, relax, soften and enhance the body’s daily natural health mechanics. Eg: improve blood circulation, soothing an anxious personality, body balance amplification, are a basic few.

01

Qigong is for all ages. Trained and validated for over 3000yrs.
Qigong is unique in its methods
in obtaining results.

02

Train under the top qualified
Chinese martial art coaches,
TCM professors and doctors from
around the world.

03

Qigong implements Traditional
Chinese Medicine, laws of nature & 5 Element theory for success.

04

Qigong maintains overall health.
Mind, body and daily health.
Can be done seated, standing, bedridden or wheelchair bound.

05

PointersTraining Qigong enhancing exercise helps us maintain our youthful vigour and enhanced health.

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Qigong is everywhere socially. Cartoons, nature, daily activity and awareness. It has already penetrated social enviroments.

HEALTH QIGONG 气功

Training Both Public & Instructors

Train for health improvement and maintenance. Participate in programs which cater to all levels. Qualify as a national and internaitonal coach.

2018 - 2019 HEALTH QIGONG EVENTS

*PUBLIC & NOVICE PROGRAMS

  • Weekly *Classes
  • Health Qigong *Workshops
*Classes = 1 hour per class

*Workshops = 3 hours

*INSTRUCTOR PROGRAMS

  • Instructor *Seminars
  • Overseas Training Programs
  • Accreditation Exams
*Seminars = 8 hours

*Accreditation Exam = +-3 hours

INSTRUCTOR  PROGRAM 2018

Kindly note class dates and times are subject to change with prior notification.

INSTRUCTOR  PROGRAM 2019

Kindly note class dates and times are subject to change with prior notification.

QIGONG 气功 - SAFETY & STANDARDS

Established 2011 under the banner of the International Kim Loong Wushu Centre (IKLWC). Shirfu Dr. Jeff Lan is requested and sanctioned by the International Health Qigong Federation (IHQF) to establish a local leg; the South African Health Qigong Association (SAHQA). Click icons to visit affiliates.

The National SA Health Qigong Duan System

The South African Health Qigong Duans are classified into categories as Chih’s. Designed for those with limited and no experience.

Chih Levels:
Level 1 – complete 16hrs (Liu Zi Jue),
Level 2 – complete 16hrs (Liu Zi Jue, Ba Duan Jin),
Level 3 – complete 16hrs (Liu Zi Jue, Ba Duan Jin, Yi Jin Jing),

Chih Level Exams:
Chih 1 – Liu Zi Jue
Chih 2 – Liu Zi Jue, Ba Duan Jin (Chih 1 to qualify)
Chih 3 – Liu Zi Jue, Ba Duan Jin, Yi Jin Jing (Chih 2 to qualify)

Merit: SAHQA National Instructor Certificate, proceed to train toward International duan levels.

SAHQA has a Recognition of Prior Learning in place and is held solely at the discretion and according to the mandated criteria of SAHQA/IKLWC.

The International Health Qigong Duan System

The International Health Qigong Duans are classified into categories as Pre-Duans, Duan grades and Honorary Duans:

Pre-Duans: level 1, level 2 and level 3.

Junior Duans: Duan 1, Duan 2 and Duan 3.

Intermediate Duans: Duan 4, Duan 5 and Duan 6.

Senior Duans: Duan 7, Duan 8 and Duan 9.

Honorary Intermediate Duans: Duan 4, Duan 5 and Duan 6.

Honorary Senior Duans: Duan 7, Duan 8 and Duan 9.

Continuing Progress Development, CPD

The South African Health Qigong Association mandates to support standards and safety of the public. This is done through ongoing training to assist the development of instructor support and standards locally.

Instructor Obligations – Continuing Progress Development, CPD Criteria

80 CPD points per year – Continuing Progress Development – CPD. 80 Points is to be acquired per year for each Chih Level by attending Seminars, Workshops and Classes so that the  Instructors Certificates stays valid for instructor teaching obligations. Once Chih Level has been completed the International IHQF Pre Duan, Junior, Intermediate and Senior Duan will followed thereafter yet the CPD Point System will be applied throughout.

气功 QIGONG BENEFITS 气功

 

Acknowledging the vast health benefits that arise from the practice of Qigong, various specialist practitioners and academics in China collaborated to research the many movements, techniques and applications, using modern fields of study applicable to sports science such as physiology and kinetics. These specialists chose and combined various movements that were easier to perform and had very good health benefits, and also tested the effects using modern scientific procedures. From this research, they formulated routines that were simple or easy to learn, with rational flow, accessible to as many as possible, young and old.

Health benefits:

  • Increase muscle strength and flexibility

  • Improve lower back pain

  • Encourage blood circulation

  • Helps combating stress and depression

  • Better functioning of internal organs, beneficial to people suffering from Diabetes, Heart Problem, and Kidney problems

  • Reduce high blood pressure

  • Improvement on mental attitude and power of perception as well as overall physical fitness

  • Improvement on flexibility of joints, thus beneficial to people with Arthritis.

  • Reduce the loss of Calcium thus improve bone density, thus beneficial to people suffer from Osteoporosis

  • The cardiovascular and respiratory functions are markedly improved.

Training modern & classic benefits:

  • Daoist Qigong
  • Liu Zi Jue (6 healing sounds to stimulate vitality & health)
  • Ba Duan Jin (8 aspects of health care)
  • Yi Jin Jing (exercise to strengthen muscle & tendon)
  • Wu qin xi ( 5 animal play for overall health)
  • Shir er duan jin (12 sequence)
  • Dao Yin Yang Sheng Gong  (advanced)
  • Many more advanced level routines.

Note we certify both locally and internationally accordingly.

Membership benefits:

We welcome practitioners and enthusiasts of all levels to join IKLWC/SAHQA.

3 types of membership:

  1. Individual membership – R300 p/yr
  2. Instructor (IKLWC/SAHQA/IHQF) membership – R600 p/yr
  3. Honorary membership – No charge

Fee includes:

  1. Discounts on training & events
  2. Access to local & overseas training seminars & friendly associate gatherings​
  3. Exclusive invitations

Should you wish more info or membership email us.

Routine Matters

A few forms listed with technical details to assist understanding in practice. Read more on the technicalities on a few forms practiced by the players. Assisting preparation in practice. Click icon.

History & Culture

Learn to understand the underlying factors that influence Qigong players and teachers alike. Its always an asset to have a bit of background as to how, why, what certain things are. Click icon.

Academic Developments

Researched articles by IHQF members for the curious and those who wish to delve into better understanding and reasoning behind certain postures executed. Click icon.

Duan Exams

To register for duan exams the player must be an associate member, have trained in the required set forms, must have acquired minimum hours with each routine etc. Click icon.

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