Updated 11/13/18
Dr. Yang's April 2019 Workshops!

Taiji & Shaolin Martial Applications

When: Tuesday, April 2 ~ and/or ~ Friday, April 5  (6 - 9 pm)
Register for one or both days.  Each 3-hour workshop will cover different topics.  
Some martial arts experience is helpful.

Participants will:
 ~ learn the purpose or solution to the movements of their form.
 ~ improve their form with a deeper understanding of the applications.
 ~ discover/learn hidden Chin Na's (joint locks).

For ONLINE registration, CLICK HERE.

Register by Jan. 31
 ONE DAY:
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $  99
   ~  Non-Members:       $115
 BOTH DAYS:
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $175
   ~  Non-Members:       $200 

Register by Mar. 1
 ONE DAY:
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $109
   ~  Non-Members:       $125
 BOTH DAYS:
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $200
   ~  Non-Members:       $220

Register after Mar. 1
 ONE DAY:
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $119
   ~  Non-Members:       $135
 BOTH DAYS:
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $215
   ~  Non-Members:       $240


8 Simple Qigong Exercises (aka 8 Pieces of Brocade)

When: Saturday, April 6, 10 am - 1 pm |Lunch| 3 pm - 6 pm  (6-hours total)

Experience is not required.

Learn how to activate Qi to:
 ~ increase blood circulation in your body
 ~ stimulate your immune system
 ~ discover/learn hidden Chin Na's (joint locks).

Bring a cushion or pillow for sitting.

For ONLINE registration, CLICK HERE.

Register by Jan. 31
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $175
   ~  Non-Members:       $200 

Register by Mar. 1
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $200
   ~  Non-Members:       $220 

Register after Mar. 1
   ~  YMAA Members*:  $215
   ~  Non-Members:       $240 

See below for COMBO DISCOUNT pricing if registering for BOTH the Saturday, 4/6 and Sunday, 4/7 workshops.


Taiji Ball Qigong

When: Sunday, April 7, 9 am - Noon |Lunch| 2 pm - 5 pm  (6-hours total)

Experience is not required.

Learn:
 ~ martial arts grand circulation
 ~ vertical circling for spine
 ~ horizontal circling for guardian Qi
 ~ stationary and rocking Qigong.

Bring a soccer sized ball. 
Wooden taiji balls are available for sale.
To purchase or reserve a wooden ball, call 978.475.2020 and ask for Alex.

For ONLINE registration, CLICK HERE.

Register by Jan. 31
  ~  YMAA Members*:  $175
  ~  Non-Members:       $200 

Register by Mar. 1
  ~  YMAA Members*:  $200
  ~  Non-Members:       $220

Register after Mar. 1
  ~  YMAA Members*:  $215
  ~  Non-Members:       $240

COMBO DISCOUNT  if registering for BOTH the Saturday, 4/6 and Sunday, 4/7 workshops:

Register by Jan. 31
  ~  YMAA Members*:  $325  ($25 savings)
  ~  Non-Members:       $375  ($25 savings)

Register by Mar. 1
  ~  YMAA Members*:  $375  ($25 savings)
  ~  Non-Members:       $409  ($31 savings)

Register after Mar. 1
  ~  YMAA Members*:  $400  ($30 savings)
  ~  Non-Members:       $445  ($35 savings)

* MEMBER STATUS:   To qualify for member status you must be actively enrolled in a Tai Chi/Kung Fu regular program at YMAA Andover or at a YMAA Affiliated School ~ or ~ am an active Yang's Fitness Center member at the time these workshops take place.  Questions about membership status can be directed to Diana at 978.475.2020 or email: YangsAndover@aol.com



Nearby Hotels for Out-of-Town Guests

Looking for a hotel in the area? Below please find hotels which are located within 15-minutes of the studio.  
We phoned each of the hotels to obtain estimated room rates (as of Nov. 2018), double occupancy and have listed what we learned below.   Our studio is located within walking distance of the MBTA Commuter Rail Train station and downtown Andover.  Upon your arrival, we will have a list of suggested breakfast, lunch and dinner spots, coffee shops and more!

Hotels located near Rte. 93:
 
123 River Road, Andover
Queen approx. $205/night
 
Homewood Suites (Hilton) (5.5 miles away)
4 Riverside Drive, Andover
King includes breakfast approx. $153/night

Sonesta ES Suites  (
5 miles away)
4 Technology Dr, Andover
Kitchen/breakfast approx. $209/night
 
Spring Hill Suites (Marriott) (6 miles away)
550 Minuteman Road, Andover 
Mini-breakfast. Friday $129/Sat. $139/night.

Residence Inn by Marriott (5.7 miles away)
500 Minuteman Road, Andover
Living room/2 bedrooms approx. $249/night.

Courtyard by Marriott (4.7 miles away)
10 Campanelli Dr. Andover, MA
Mini fridge approx. $164/night.

 
Hotels located near Rte. 495:
 

 (5.5 miles away) 

4 Highwood Drive, Tewksbury
Two queen beds approx. $216/night.
 
     Fairfield Hotel  (Marriott)  (
5.6 miles away)
1695 Andover Street, Tewksbury
Approx $209/night.
 
Towne Place Suites (Marriott)  (
5.6 miles away) 
20 International Place, Tewksbury
 Two bedroom approx. $199/night.

Residence Inn by Marriott (5.5 miles away)
1775 Andover Street, Tewksbury
1 bedroom approx. $149/night.