Lenny Burlingame started his study of body movement arts thru martial arts training in 1980 and has been consistently studying, training and teaching for over 35 years with Advanced Teacher Certification.  The main focus of his training for nearly 30 years has been in the internal arts of Tai Chi Chuan, Bagua and Qigong with most devoted to Tai Chi Chuan.  Lenny has also received black belts in Kenpo Karate and Modern Arnis.


Lenny's training and professional experience: 

  • 1980-Tae Kwon Do
  • 1982-Kenpo Karate
  • 1985-Wah Lum Kung Fu, Master Chan
  • 1990-Tai Chi Combined Style, Master Bow-Sim Mark
  • 1991-Tai Chi Yang Style, Sifu J R Roy, Master Ray Hayward, Master T.T. Liang
  • 1992-Bagua Yin Fu, Sifu J R Roy
  • 1994-Modern Arnis,  Sifu J R Roy and Grandmaster Professor Remy Presas
  • 1998-Lenny was given permission to teach publicly by Sifu JR Roy after 4-5 years of training and assistant teaching.
  • 2017-I Liq Chuan, Grandmaster Sam F.S. Chin, Bill Arcand
  • 2017- Founded Whip City Tai Chi and Evolving Traditions Teaching Tai Chi, Harmonica Qigong and Self Defense
  • 2019-Awarded Advanced Teacher Certification 
  • 2020- Lenny continues to teach, study and train with his teachers and training partners along with numerous seminars, workshops and lessons to further his skills in Tai Chi and Qigong and to share openly.

 Here are a few current  teachers, training partners and others who have had an influence and an enormous impact on his art: Bill Arcand, Grandmaster Sam Chin, Master Ray Hayward, Master T.T. Liang, Sifu JR Roy, Bruce Kumar Frantzis, Bob Linder, Lisa Berger, Adam Mizner, Mark Rasmus  have all made an enormous impact on his art.