Now THAT’S what we call teamwork! Aerial pictures show the mind-boggling patterns formed by 26,000 Kung Fu students
One of China’s top martial arts training schools put on an incredible display today with over 26,000 students taking part.
The stunning images, released by People’s Daily Online, show the large group of young fighters from Tagou Martial Arts School participating in exercises in the city of Dengfeng, central China.
Amazing photos show the large assemblage getting into formations, including huge circles, squares and stripes, during their spring mass training session.
The students, who are learning martial arts at Tagou, one of China’s most prestigious Kung Fu schools, also carried the Chinese flag and practised their moves with various weapons.
The annual spring training is held by the school with the aim of enhancing the stamina and physical agility of its pupils.
Founded in 1978 by a famous Kung Fu fighter, Liu Baoshan, Tagou Martial Arts school has a total of 38,000 students spread across 800 classes in its six branches, according to its official website.
In addition to regular martial arts training, the school also gives academic lessons for age groups, from pre-school children to the university level.