A school in Xian, in central China, added a traditional Chinese martial art to its physical education courses. Photo: Weibo A school in Xian, in central China, added a traditional Chinese martial art to its physical education courses. Photo: Weibo
A school in Xian, in central China, added a traditional Chinese martial art to its physical education courses. Photo: Weibo
China Society

Chinese PE classes might train the next kung fu master

  • A school in Xian is teaching a centuries-old Chinese martial art to its students and claims 80 per cent of the kids are proficient after the programme started. 
  • It is another example of schools teaching martial arts in classes, which is part of a national revival of focus on traditional Chinese culture. 

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A school in Xian, in central China, added a traditional Chinese martial art to its physical education courses. Photo: Weibo A school in Xian, in central China, added a traditional Chinese martial art to its physical education courses. Photo: Weibo
A school in Xian, in central China, added a traditional Chinese martial art to its physical education courses. Photo: Weibo
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