Kōrero: Yoga, Pilates and other exercise systems

T'ai chi at Te Aranga marae, 2007

T'ai chi at Te Aranga marae, 2007

Ben Thomas (centre) and other unemployed men practise t'ai chi at Te Aranga marae in Flaxmere, Hastings, in 2007. They carried out this exercise every morning before taking part in a horticultural training programme. Many other marae also hosted t'ai chi classes, especially for elderly people.

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Dominion Post
Reference: 1022011
Photograph by Marty Sharpe

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Mark Derby, 'Yoga, Pilates and other exercise systems - Traditional exercise systems', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/40366/tai-chi-at-te-aranga-marae-2007 (accessed 5 December 2021)

He kōrero nā Mark Derby, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013