“On the 25th July 2010 at 11am. Tai Chi instructors across the country will be running a multi location Tai Chi lesson. This will be open to both beginners and experienced alike. The record for this type of event is 33,996. We are aiming for 40,000 participants. Each person taking part is being asked to donate just ¬£1”.

This is a record attempt to be entered into the Guinness Book of World Records

It’s for the Breakthrough Breast Cancer Charity.

You can make a donation online at www.re-vitalise.co.uk/charity

Herts Tai Chi will be holding a Tai Chi class in Clarence Park, Hatfield Road St Albans at 11am on 25th July.

Please arrive in plenty of time to register your participation.

Directions By Road

From the North (M1)

Take the M10 exit at junction 7 to St Albans. At end of motorway take 2nd exit at rbt onto A405. At next rbt turn left onto A1081. Follow road for approx 1 mile until mini rbt (Great Northern pub on left). Turn right into Alma Road. At traffic lights turn right into Victoria Street and continue to junction with Crown pub. Go straight across into Clarence Road.

From the North (A1M)

Come off A1(M) at junction 3 onto A414 to St Albans. At next major rbt take A1081 exit to St Albans. Follow road for approx 1 mile until mini rbt (Great Northern pub on left). Turn right into Alma Road. At traffic lights turn right into Victoria Street and continue to junction with Crown pub. Go straight across into Clarence Road.

From the M25 (Clockwise)

Exit M25 at juntion 21A (A405). Follow signs to St. Albans from slip road. At Noke Hotel roundabout (Shell garage will be straight ahead), bear right on A405 and stay on A405 until London Colney rbt (traffic light controlled). Turn left onto A1081. Follow road for approx 1 mile until mini rbt (Great Northern pub on left). Turn right into Alma Road. At traffic lights turn right into Victoria Street and continue to junction with Crown pub. Go straight across into Clarence Road.

From the M25 (Counter-clockwise)

Exit M25 at juntion 22 (A1081). Follow signs to St. Albans from slip road. At London Colney rbt (traffic light controlled) exit onto A1081. Follow road for approx 1 mile until mini rbt (Great Northern pub on left). Turn right into Alma Road. At traffic lights turn right into Victoria Street and continue to junction with Crown pub. Go straight across into Clarence Road.

Parking

A small amount of parking is available at the Clarence Road entrance if not the station car park can be used or surrounding roads but please do not block driveways and be aware of local parking restrictions.

Public Transport

St Albans City station is on the Thameslink service from Kings Cross Thameslink (20 mins). Turn left out of St. Albans City station into Station Way and cross Hatfield Road into Clarence Park.

Here is a map of the location.

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The record attempt will be for a class of 30 minutes duration. We will likely carry on for longer, feel free to continue or stop after the 30mins. There will also be some social time. Bring a picinic. There is also a restaurant/coffee shop  in the park.

Let me know if you are attending or just turn up!

See you there.