Updated 9/25/17
YMAA Andover Silent Auction

To Benefit YMAA Retreat Center*

When: starts on Friday, Sept 29th ~ Time: 4 PM

Closing bids for goods (and some select items) that require shipping will be 8:30 pm on 9/29. 

Otherwise, the auction will close at 4 pm Sunday, Oct. 1.

NOTE: If you are interested in bidding on an item but are unable to physically attend the silent auction, 
call 978.475.2020 and provide your "final" bid. In the event you are the highest bidder, the item will be yours!  

*A credit card must be provided to temporarily reserve your final bid offer.  

*The YMAA Retreat Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization supported entirely by Dr. Yang's life savings, students’ tuition fees, and tax-deductible donations.

Check back ~ more items are on their way!



Services:

Professional Portrait Photography Session with Axie Breen.
Value:  $125 
Min. Bid: $75

Portrait photography session with professional photographer Axie Breen.  For more info about Axie and her services: www.AxieBreenPhotography.com.   

RestrictionsNeedham studio, one person.

Donated by Axie Breen, Y.M.A.A. Boston Taiji Instructor.



5 Individual Acupuncture & Herbal Medicine sessions with Tai Ngo
Value:  $75 (ea.)
Min. Bid: $35 (ea.)

Tai D. Ngo, is a licensed Acupuncturist, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Orthopedic Acupuncture & Tuina. Located in North Andover.   


Donated by Tai D. Ngo, MAOM, Lic.Ac.




One-Hour Private Consultation/Traditional Chinese Medicine with Kathy Yang
Value: $80
Min. Bid: $50

A one-hour private consultation in Traditional Chinese Medicine, including tongue and pulse diagnosis and dietary advice.
Restrictions: Valid for one year, time and place of appointment must be mutually agreed upon within a year of October 1, 2017.

Donated by Kathy Yang.



One-Hour Private Consultation with Ramel Rones
Value: $150
Min. Bid: $100

Private instruction allows students to focus on a mind-body prescription tailored to their health and prevention goals. This lesson will be held at Ramel's (aka Rami) home clinic in Boston, Massachusetts where he has a variety of tools to help students progress. 
Restrictions:  Private instruction will be offered at Ramel's home clinic in Boston.

Donated by Ramel Rones.



One-Year Gym Membership ~ Yang's Fitness Center
Value: $660
Min. Bid: $375

One year gym membership including all group fitness classes at Yang's Fitness Center, Andover.

Restrictions:  Certain minimum age restrictions apply to youth memberships.


Donated by Yang's Fitness Center.



Three - 30 minute Personal Training Sessions with Coach Jamey Lachiana
Value: $195
Min. Bid: $100

Personal training is a great way to get started on a fitness routine, learn new exercises and/or fine tune your current workout program.  
Jamey is a Certified Personal Trainer who has been in the industry since 1996.  
Non-members are welcome to train with us!

Donated by Jamey Lachiana, Yang's Fitness Center Coach & Trainer



Three - 45 minute Buddy Personal Training Sessions with Coach Jamey Lachiana
Value: $330
Min. Bid: $175

Grab a friend or family member and join Jamey for three - 45 minute Buddy Training sessions.  Nothing is more fun than working out with a loved one!  
Jamey is a Certified Personal Trainer who has been in the industry since 1996.  
Non-members are welcome to train with us!

Donated by Jamey Lachiana, Yang's Fitness Center Coach & Trainer



One Portrait Session with Martin Heller Photography
Value: $600
Min. Bid: $150

One portrait session, this may include martial arts or environmental elements if desired.
Session one to two hours, and produce about 6 fully-retouched images ready for printing and licensed for use on social media.
Restrictions: Location and style to be determined.

Donated by Martin Heller.



Goods:

Wooden Tai Chi Ball - Halo
Value: $240
Min. Bid: $150

The Halo is the top of the line of the basic oak Tai Chi Balls. It is made of layers of sustainably-farmed red oak hardwood, with a halo of white maple through the center. 

This TAI CHI BALL will inspire your practice for years to come.

Donated by David Rapienza/Y.M.A.A. Publications.



Tai Chi Ruler - Light Maple
Value: $30
Min. Bid: $15

Using this specially designed wooden light maple Tai Chi Ruler will help increase focus, awareness and proper body alignment.
Tai Chi ruler exercises are simple and help to open the energy systems within the body, increasing vitality and creating a sense of tranquility.

Donated by Paul Blake, Y.M.A.A. Andover Taiji/Qigong Instructor.



Tai Chi Ruler - Mahogany
Value: $45
Min. Bid: $25

Using this specially designed wooden mahogany Tai Chi Ruler will help increase focus, awareness and proper body alignment.
Tai Chi ruler exercises are simple and help to open the energy systems within the body, increasing vitality and creating a sense of tranquility.

Donated by Paul Blake, Y.M.A.A. Andover Taiji/Qigong Instructor.



Color Photograph Entitled "The Last Persimmon" by Jack Holmes
Value:  $220 
Min. Bid:  $50

A color fine art photograph entitled "The Last Persimmon."  a digital color print from Kyoto Japan, 16X20, mounted and framed.  

For more about Jack and some of his work: https://goo.gl/ZEhejS


Donated by Jack Holmes, Professional Photographer, Andover, MA



Vintage Y.M.A.A. Chinese Jacket with Y.M.A.A. Jamaica Plain Logo
Value:  Priceless 
Min. Bid:  $25

A rare find ... a vintage Y.M.A.A. cotton Chinese jacket with the Y.M.A.A. Jamaica Plain logo.  

Jacket- size small, gray with YMAA Jamaica Plain logo.


Donated by Meg Holmes, Y.M.A.A. Andover Taiji/Qigong Instructor.



Taiji Rouli Qiu (Taiji Ball Game)
Value:  $30
Min. Bid:  $15

Taiji Rouli Qiu - game that gives new meaning to "taiji ball." Set includes 2 rackets, 2 balls, and carrying case. This is a popular game in China and videos can be found online to get your ball rolling!


 
Donated by Meg Holmes, Y.M.A.A. Andover Taiji/Qigong Instructor.



Y.M.A.A. 100% Silk Pants
Value:  $75
Min. Bid:   $45

One pair of 100% Raw Silk Y.M.A.A. Pants.  
Sizes available XS, SM. XL and 2XL.   

Restrictions:  Limited to available stock on site.

Donated by Y.M.A.A. Andover.



Bushido Martial Arts Shoes
Value:  $55
Min. Bid:   $30

One pair Bushido Martial Arts Shoes.  
The Bushido Shoe is the pinnacle of Martial Arts training footwear. Featuring a lightweight construction to allow for quick footwork and kicks, as well as a treadless rubber sole.  
Restrictions:  Limited to available sizes on site.

Donated by Y.M.A.A. Andover.



Handmade Wooden Sword (Jian)
Value:  $130
Min. Bid:  $90

Handmade wooden Jian, 30" blade 9" handle training sword.

Excellent handmade Wooden Training Sword for Tai Chi & Shaolin forms.
 

Donated by Ben Warner, Y.M.A.A. Boston 



Color photograph entitled "A Mountain Lake" 
Value: $125
Min. Bid: $50

A 8 x 10 color photograph entitled "A Mountain Lake" mounted and framed.

For more information about Chris and photography, visit Chris-Fazzio.format.com


Donated by Chris Fazzio Y.M.A.A. Andover.