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Qigong on a beautiful Australian beach

Rated 4.97 out of 5 from 40 reviews.Part of the Olympian and Paralympian collection

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Paralympic experience hosted by Adam

60 mins
Up to 10 people. Private groups available for up to 30
Join from your computer, phone, or tablet
Hosted in English

What you'll do

Step into a new day, from your living room into Australia. I’ll take you to my favorite spot where we’ll get to know each other and get moving.

Calligraphy Qigong is a beautiful and unique blend of Qigong, Tai Chi and yoga, with movements and flow inspired by Chinese calligraphy.

It’s a practice anyone can do—it’s slow and gentle yet powerful. It will relax your body, calm your mind, and energize you. It’s a system of health to improve your physical, emotional, and psychological wellbeing.

Keep an open mind and you’ll surely learn something new about yourself as well as the way you move and breathe. I’ll ask you about your experience as we go so that I can tailor the session to you.

If there isn’t a time that suits you, please send me a message to let me know and I’ll do my best to accommodate you.

I’m excited to meet you and share this incredible practice with you.
Step into a new day, from your living room into Australia. I’ll take you to my favorite spot where we’ll get to know each other and get moving.

Calligraphy Qigong is a beautiful and unique blend of Qigong, Tai Chi and yoga, with movements and flow inspired by Chinese calligraphy.

It’s a practice anyone can do—it’s slow and gentle yet powerful. It will relax your body, calm your mind, and energize you. It’s a system of heal…

How to participate

  • Join a video call
    Download Zoom for free on a desktop or mobile device. After you book, you’ll receive an email with a link and details on how to join.
  • Book a private group
    Adam can host private groups of any size, up to 30 guests. Private group rates start at $800.

What to bring

  • Space to stand and spread your arms in all directions
  • Water
From $33
/ person
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Meet your host, Adam

Paralympian · Representing Australia · Host on Airbnb since 2014
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I’m an Australian wheelchair tennis champion. I competed in two Paralympics—London and Rio—and was ranked #8 in the world.

At age 13, I began a three-year battle with cancer. The only way to save my life was to remove the right half of my pelvis. I was in a wheelchair for many years, but secretly always wondered if I’d be able to walk long distances again.

Through this incredible movement practice, not only did I walk again, but I put my wheelchair away and went on to hike one of the hardest treks in the world, the Kokoda Track.

In addition to giving me back my mobility, the practices healed the chronic pain I lived with for 15 years. There's nothing I love more than practicing on the beach.
I’m an Australian wheelchair tennis champion. I competed in two Paralympics—London and Rio—and was ranked #8 in the world.

At age 13, I began a three-year battle with cancer. The only way to save my life was to remove the right half of my pelvis. I was in a wheelchair for many years, but secretly always wondered if I’d be able to walk long distances again.

Through this incredible movement practice, not only did I walk again, but I put my wheelchair away and went on to hik…
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Rated 4.97 out of 5 from 40 reviews.

Min Young
September 2020
건강을 위한 좋은 투자입니다. 재미있게 한시간이 금방 지나갑니다. 몸과 마음이 부드러워 집니다. 기공선생님 아담에게 감사합니다. 건강한 삶을 원하는 분들께 추천합니다.
Movable
August 2020
Adam is a one in a million kind of individual. His story of trials and tribulations, from rock bottom to the summit, his personal perseverance and drive to get where he is today brought a tear to everyone's eye and filled our hearts.
Jamie
August 2020
Highly recommend attending this event. Not only will you have the opportunity to hear a powerful life story and how unexpected challenges can be wonderful life opportunities if opened, but you will also learn mindful movement and Calligraphy Qigong. Adam was thoughtful throughout the experience and engaging which is not easy on the virtual space. We all could use five minutes of our lives to slow down and be present and aware in the moment and Adam does help giving us a start. Again, highly recommend this experience - does not matter experience level on the subject, overall great event.
Highly recommend attending this event. Not only will you have the opportunity to hear a powerful life story and how unexpected challenges can be wonderful life opportunities if ope…
Tatiana
August 2020
Adam is an inspiration! And he masters the activity using new concepts of meditation and yoga. Great talk followed by a quite unique activity experience. Thank you!
Aswin Bharadwaj
August 2020
This was the first time we took a session with someone on Airbnb and it was a beautiful experience! We started learning a new practice and it was such an inspirational story!
Pradeep
July 2020
You cannot learn about techniques in 1hr. However, what made this unique is learning personal experience and how Adam overcame them. This is very inspiring and highly recommend.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

You’ll need an internet connection and the ability to stream audio and video to participate. A link and details on how to join will be included in your booking confirmation email.

More tips

The movement will be doing can be adapted to all different physical abilities and capabilities. It is a gentle form of movement that can be done sitting down or standing up. The only requirement is an open mind.