Beginner Tai Chi induction 6 week course for 2020, please contact us for further details


Welcome to Master Ding Academy for Traditional Tai Chi Chuan and Internal Kung Fu in Stratford City & Ilford (Seven Kings)

Stratford and Ilford (Seven Kings) branch:

Ko Poon -

email: [email protected]

tel: 07944 05 2201

Taster sessions available at Stratford


 'Providing authentic tai chi in Stratford and Ilford, East London'

This is the Stratford City Branch for Sifu (Master) John Ding, teaching authentic and traditional Yang Style Tai Chi Chuan.


Our classes are conducted in a fun, relaxed and informative environment. We always welcome beginners and do not expect any special levels of health or

fitness. We teach all aspects of Traditional Yang style Tai Chi Chuan: health, strength, confidence and self-defence (martial applications).


So whether your interest is to gain good health, meditation, energy development (Chi Kung), or martial art applications, MDA Stratford City will aim to meet your needs.

Internal Kung Fu (Gong Fu) at MDA Stratford City and Ilford

Tai Chi Chuan is often described as an internal kung fu system. For those interested in the martial aspects of what the art can offer, MDA Stratford City also covers this facet in the classes.

Kids/children's Kung Fu in Stratford, Ilford, Seven Kings & Goodmayes

At Master Ding Academy Stratford and Ilford we also teach an established syllabus designed by professionals in the field of education of Internal Kung Fu (IKF) to children. Please contact us for further details.

What do you need?

All you need to is to come down to one of our classes (click on to contact us for more info). We run taster sessions for beginners as well as classes for intermediate and advance students. Loose comfortable clothing and easy footwear is all that is needed.

We look forward to meeting you!

MDA Stratford City

Providing Authenticity and Achieving Excellence in Traditional Tai Chi Chuan in Stratford, Ilford (Goodmayes) (easily reached from Seven Kings, Chadwell Heath,Romford, Dagenham, Newbury Park, Essex)