Susan Leonalso known as ‘the calendar girl’, because in the 90s she was the star of several photo shoots, she hosted several television programs for a long time, and even had her own: “A night with Susan”.
The well-known former model participated in various beauty pageants, for example, in 1988, in the
Miss Peru. In the competition, León represented the department of Piura and ended up being chosen as Miss International. This gave her the opportunity to travel to Japan to the contest of the same name, in which she was in the top 15.
What has become of the life of Susan León?
Through a report made by the program “Magaly TV, the firm” to the former model, it was announced that
Susan Leon he had left aside the lights and reflectors of the television sets, as well as the photographic salons. All this to finally dedicate himself to teaching.
Currently, he develops teaching older adults the martial art of tai chi. However, that change would not come from days as close as now, but Susan had already practiced this discipline since the year 2000.
In 2019, he traveled to China for further training. That is why, in 2021, Susan León dedicated herself fully to teaching tai chi and chi kung, a system for the progressive improvement of health.
“I was lucky enough to be in China in 2019, at Peking University, specializing with Chinese teachers. I am from the kung-fu federation of the Peruvian Association of Qigong for health”, Susan indicated for the Magaly Medina program.
Her main students are the residents of the Chorrillos district, who have found in the former model a spiritual guide, as well as an instructor with greater mastery of martial techniques and tactics.
Susan León has been practicing this martial art since 2000. Photo: La República
This new facet has meant something very important to her, as she has reinvented herself and given her a new perspective on life. Thus, in statements to a local media, she made it clear how happy she was to teach this discipline.
“(I feel) Happiness and joy that many people seek their way through martial arts. I teach at the university, the institute and in Chorrillos. I’m full with my classes. ”, She concluded.