World Tai Chi and Qigong Day April 29, 2017

Join in World Tai Chi & Qigong Day! Last Saturday of April each year in 100s of cities, spanning 80 nations, people come together, to breathe together, providing a healing vision for our world.

Spread the word! WTCQD is April 29, 2017.



Be it know that


The health and welfare of our citizens is a primary concern and we encourage all

Austinites to engage in good health practices; and,


World Tai Chi and Qigong Day is a global event celebrated in over 65 nations; and,


Tai Chi is a martial art form that also provides health benefits for all ages, including

Stress reduction, improved coordination and flexibility, as well as bringing people closer

To nature and the environment; and,


All citizens can learn Tai Chi basics and help create a “wave of healing energy around the

World” by joining Central Texas Tai Chi practitioners for local World Tai Chi and

Qigong Day activities April 29, 2017 at 9:30 am on the Great Lawn of the Asian

American Resource Center, 8401 Cameron Road;

Now, Therefore,

I, Steve Adler, Mayor of the City of Austin, Texas do hereby proclaim

April 29, 2017 as World Tai Chi and Qigong Day in Austin.