China’s Tai Chi Wows Times Square
September 10, New York, USA: Performing the traditional Chinese martial arts, a group of Chinese kung fu champions wowed visitors to Times Square.
A wide variety of tai chi styles and forms were performed during the demonstration, including tai chi fan dancing, Chen-family style, and double and solo tai chi performances. More than 25 masters seen in the performance hold international and Asian kung fu championship titles. As part of the 2017 Chinese Wushu Performance and Exhibition in the United States, the performance was organized by the General Administration of Sports of China and International Wushu Federation. Cultural exchange plays a significant role in China-u.s. relations, and kung fu as a sport has been a crucial part of it for decades.