Angie’s Story

Angie’s Roots

Angie Wood was born in Scarborough in the UK the 5th Daughter and the 7th child from the family of 12 of Mr & Mrs Robert Arthur Cammish and Pauline Bestwick.

Raised and brought up in Scarborough where she met her artist Husband James Kennedy Wood known as Ken. They have two daughters Dawn and Siobhain.

Angie’s Mission

To help make her life and others strong, fit, healthy and wealthy in body, mind and spirit.

Things that make Angie proud

Seeing a student go from the beginning of the T’ai Chi form sticking with it and flourishing when they get to the end and receive there certificate.


Starting on the path of the understanding and how T’ai Chi can help make you a fit and happier you.


Middle of the road, now you know a bit of T’ai Chi it is time to put you into your T’ai Chi and see how you can use T’ai Chi to make you a fit and happier you.


Wow! I have got to the end of learning the Lee family style open hand form, it is now time to start from the beginning again.

Passing on what I have learnt and are still learning so we can evolve together.

The Early Years

Angie with her husband Ken starting out in the catering Industry having acquired a love of cooking and hosting party’s. Then spending many years (30) as Independent gift and antiques retailers owning various gift and antique shops in Whitby and Scarborough, with the advent of the world wide web this lead to a whole new way of trading, which has led to an extended love and knowledge of antiques and collectables.

 Later Years

On looking for something to give life a fuller meaning Angie came across the Art of T’ai Chi Ch’uan and after passing her Teaching Training in the Lee Style of Tai Chi in 2002 teaching weekly classes at the Tai Chi Workshops in Scarborough UK and has founded this website, now with the pandemic and its social distancing Angie has set up doing Zoom online classes for her regular students and  complete beginners courses in the Lee Style T’ai Chi at


While continuing to study and teach the Art of T’ai Chi keeping an open mind to all the various other health and well being aspects like mindfulness and meditation, for ways on how to make her life and maybe others fit, strong, healthy and wealthy in body, mind and spirit.

 Angie has set up this home study courses so you can learn at home in any place and at any time.

Try out a FREE module of my online course at etaichi