Contact Yan for questions on any of the classes listed below.

San Francisco Bay Area

Taught by Yan Li, Master Instructor, American Chen Taiji Society


  • Chen Family Taijiquan Foundations & Laojia Yilu 
    Thursday 7-9 PM (ongoing)
    441 De Guigne Dr, #860, Sunnyvale, CA
    (Nine Star University Wellness Center)

Winter 2020 session : Jan 16 –
Fall 2019 session : Sept 12 – Dec 19 (NO CLASS on Nov. 28 – Thanksgiving)
Summer 2019 session (15 classes): May 16 – Aug 29 (NO CLASS on JULY 4)

Continuing weekly class on Chen Family Taijiquan Laojia Yilu. We work on the routine (external shape of the movements) as well as content (internal qi cultivation) to maximize the benefits of mind-body integration.

Fees: First class is free! After the first class: $20/class or 10% off if paying for entire session by 2nd week. (Discount available for full time students with valid school ID, current students in Yan’s other classes and ACTS affiliates – ask Yan about details.)


  • Chen Family Taijiquan (Tai Chi) & Qigong
    Wednesday 12:10 – 1PM (Fall 2019)

Offered through the Stanford University Health Improvement Program (HIP) and is open to Stanford affiliates only.

For classes offered by other American Chen Taiji Society (ACTS) instructors in the SF Bay Area, click here.

Portland, Oregon

Taught by Mary Lang, Certified Field Instructor, American Chen Taiji Society

  • Chen Family Taijiquan Laojia Yilu
    Monday 7:40 – 8:55pm (year round; drop-in)
    Mt. Scott Community Center
    5530 SE 72nd Ave, Portland OR [MAP], (503) 823-3183

Prerequisite: None.
Register on-line at or by phone (503) 823-3183.

Yan visits Portland yearly to offer weekend workshops.




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