Chris Ray Chappell
Chris Ray Chappell has taught
in-depth Taoist Life Arts programmes at a range of prestigious institutions
including the Bethlehem Maudsley Hospital, the College of Integrated
Chinese Medicine, the Physiotherapy Department of the Whitehaven hospital,
the Webber Douglas Academy, the Lee Strasberg Actors Studio and the
Academy of Live and Recorded Arts.
a highly distinguished track record of mind and body work which
spans over thirty years of intensive study. Chris's personal style
and teaching is unique and draws upon Eastern and Western approaches
to mind and body training.
addition to spending over seventeen years training with Taoist masters
Chris has also competed at national level as a kick boxer and karateka
and completed professional training at the Rambert and Central School
has mastered a wide range of external and internal forms including:
Karate, Professional kickboxing, Western boxing, Classical Japanese
weapons, Pilates, Contemporary Dance, Wu and Yang style Tai Chi
Chuan, Ba Gua Zhang, Chi gung methodologies.
During the last 5 years Chris has researched and studied myo-fascial
bodywork (KMI), human dissection, naturopathy and fasting in a move
to deepen his knowledge, so as to be more effective in helping people
overcome physical and energetic issues.
At the present time I have am researching cardio and arterial health.
I am now certified to conduct the Bpro
Cardio Wave Pulse Analysis, which gives me and my clients vital
information regarding the arterial health of my students and facilitates
an enhanced process for health and performance training.
is the formal disciple of his primary teacher Master
Ma Bao Guo, and holds lineages in Hun Yuan Tai Chi, Hsing-I
and Qi Gong. Chris also has a lineage in Cheng Style Ba Gua Zhang
and is the disciple of Master