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, studied with Master Chan
  • 1990-Tai Chi Combined Style, studied with Master Bow-Sim Mark
  • 1991-Tai Chi Yang Style, studied and trained with Sifu J R Roy and Master T.T. Liang
  • 1992-Bagua Yin Fu, Sifu J R Roy
  • 1994-Modern Arnis, studied and trained with Sifu J R Roy and Grandmaster Professor Remy Presas
  • 1998-2000  Lenny was given permission to teach publicly by Sifu JR Roy after 4-5 years of training and assistant teaching.
  • 2017-I Liq Chuan, studied with Grandmaster Sam F.S. Chin
  • 2017- Founded Whip City Tai Chi and Evolving Traditions Teaching Tai Chi, Self Defense and Harmonica Qigong
  • 2019-Awarded Advanced Teacher Certification 


Here are a few current  teachers and training partners that have had 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.  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.