March 12, 2011
Kung Fu Students, China
Photograph by Fritz Hoffmann, National Geographic
This Month in Photo of the Day: National Geographic Magazine Features
Boys at the Tagou school limber up before practicing a kung fu form called Chang Hu Xin Yi Men. After learning the basics, students choose to specialize in a martial arts style based on their interests and physical ability.
See more photographs from the March 2011 feature story "Battle for the Soul of Kung Fu".