Center Director, Certified Instructor
Mike Taylor and Martin Fayers are the Centre Directors for the Yang ChengFu Centre Cambridge (UK).
After studying Shotokai Karate in his early adult years, Mike began his studies in Yang style Tai Chi Chuan with a local group in March 1998, before meeting and studying with Therese Mei Mei Teo, Grandmaster Yang Zhen Duo and Grandmaster Yang Jun. On his initial Tai Chi Chuan journey, Mike also studied with Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang, Master Wang Hao Do.
After his initial studies and research into Tai Chi Chuan, and on meeting and studying with Grandmasters Yang Zhen Duo and Yang Jun, Mike focused his energy and study on Traditional Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan. After attending a number of Grandmaster Yang Jun's seminars throughout Europe and receiving personal tuition and guidance from Mei Mei, Mike began teaching the full Yang family Traditional Tai Chi Chuan curriculum (103 Hand form, Sword form, Sabre form & Push Hands) in 2005.
Mike is a full instructor member of the Tai Chi Union of Great Britain (TCUGB) and the British Council for Chinese Martial Arts (BCCMA). Mike qualified as a "Tui Na" massage therapist in 2003. In his spare time Mike enjoys spending time with his family, going to the cinema and watching many other sporting events, particularly Soccer.