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Lishi Tai Chi and Kung Fu

Thorpe Astley Community Centre, Leicester

Run by: Lishi International

Lishi includes tai chi, kung fu, yoga and qigong, using internal energy, or qi, to make you stronger.


Suitable for 16+

  • Parking available at this location
  • Toilets available at this location
  • Disabled toilets available at this location
  • Disabled access available at this location
  • Baby changing not available at this location
  • Food not available at this location
  • Picnic Area not available at this location
  •  Dogs are not welcome at this location

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If you have ever wanted to learn more about tai chi, kung fu, Chinese yoga, taoism, qigong, meditation, Chinese aikido or how to use your chi energy, come along and try lishi, it has the lot (and much more besides).

Other Dates

This activity also runs on these dates:

  1. Mon 4 May 19:00–21:00
  2. Mon 11 May 19:00–21:00
  3. Mon 18 May 19:00–21:00
  4. Mon 25 May 19:00–21:00
  5. Mon 1 Jun 19:00–21:00
  6. Mon 8 Jun 19:00–21:00
  7. Mon 15 Jun 19:00–21:00
  8. Mon 22 Jun 19:00–21:00
  9. Mon 29 Jun 19:00–21:00


£8.00 for two hours. There are also reduced beginners classes available and memberships. Contact the club for more information.


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Thorpe Astley Community Centre

Lakin Drive, Thorpe Astley, Leicester, LE3 3RU

About this location

The Thorpe Astley Centre is based at the residential area of Thorpe Astley and was opened on 2nd October 2010. The facility comprises a main hall and two meeting rooms for both recreational and commercial hirings, including receptions, dances, meetings, seminars and celebrations. The centre is on the ground floor and has disabled access.


This activity is organised and run by Lishi International.


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