(24-31 MAR 2019) UK 7 Day Retreat With GM Sam Chin & Hsin Chin [Hemel Hampsted, UK]

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Date(s) - 24/Mar/19 - 31/Mar/19
12:00 am

Felden Lodge


Week Retreat in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire UK

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Instructor Bio

Grandmaster Sam F.S. Chin is a Gate Keeper of I Liq Chuan and founder of its unique training method Zhong Xin Dao. He is the founder and President of Chin Family I Liq Chuan Association, as well as the creator of I Liq Chuan Grading System.

GM° Sam Chin trained martial arts since childhood by his father – the founder of I Liq Chuan, Chin Lik Keong. During the 1980’s, GM° Sam Chin won numerous competitions, as well as the state heavy weight kickboxing championships of Selangor (Malaysia) in 1978. He was also recognized by the USA Martial Arts Federation as a Hall of Fame Outstanding Master.

In August 2009, GM° Sam F.S. Chin is officially named the Gate Keeper / Lineage Holder of the art by his father, founder of I Liq Chuan, Chin Lik Keong.

In June 26th 2016, Master Sam Chin become ‘Vice President of Technical Committee’ of World Fighting Martial Arts Federation (WFMAF) He was also was awarded with his 9th Grand Master Dan Rank for his contribution to the Martial Arts community worldwide.

In November 2017 he became a honorary professor of State University of Plovdiv, fitting recognition for life dedicated to Zen and research into martial arts.

Today, GM° Sam F.S. Chin continues his teaching via workshops worldwide and resides in Pleasant Valley New York with his wife and four children.

· Dates: Arrival and accommodation on Sunday 24th of March after 6pm, end of retreat and departure Sunday 31st of March after breakfast

· Schedule (Monday the 25th till Saturday 30th):

8am – 9am morning chi gong
9am – 10am breakfast (optional bulletproof coffee)
10am – 1pm training
1pm – 3pm lunch
3pm – 6pm training
6pm – 8pm dinner
8pm – 10pm training own level with guidance
11pm – light out

· Location: Felden Lodge, Hemel Hempstead HP3 0BL, UK

Full retreat fee will be:

– £600 for CFILC Members with early register by February the 24th 2019. After deadline 10% will be added.

– £660 for non-members with early register by February the 24th2019. After deadline 10% will be added.

– £480 available only for East European CFILC Members (living and working there) with early register by February the 24th2019

Price includes training, accommodation for full stay and three meals daily. There are only 23 bunk beds which will be reserved for those attending full retreat first. There are duvets & pillows in the bedrooms. You can bring your own sleeping bag or duvet cover, sheet & pillowcase or you can hassle free hire from centre for £3 + vat per person (please let us know in advance what do you choose).

Once beds are fully booked, additional participants will have an option to bring their sleeping bags, mats and sleep on the floor.

For those who are not able to stay with us at Felden Lodge price will be the same.

Special discount for couples plus bed arrangements on request! (limited availability) – please e-mail for details.

For early register and to secure the place please pay £60 deposit via PayPal to


The retreat center is currently fully booked! Please contact Irek below before making your deposit.  All deposits are non-refundable.

Do not miss that opportunity to train intensively with Grandmaster Sam Chin next year! Let’s make this time great together and with your help truly unforgettable!!!


Irek Zareba

Some pics from last retreat