The Sacramento-based Eastern Ways Martial Arts Schools gave a colorful performance on Feb. 11, celebrating Chinese New Year. The schools, which specialize in Choy Li Fut Kung Fu, Yang-style Tai Chi Chuan, and Lion Dancing, performed examples of all three in the Quad. Members from their three locations in Fair Oaks, Elk Grove, and Folsom were there.
Photography by Jack Remson
Eastern Ways member practices Shaolin temple-based Choy Li Fut Kung Fu with one of the 52 weapons of the art.
A red lion head rears up.
Kung Fu is practiced by a member of Eastern Ways.
Eastern Ways members perform a traditional Chinese Lion Dance.
The Eastern Ways contingent prepares for their performances.
Eastern Ways members practice Yang-style Tai Chi Chuan.
Two Lion Dancers perform a lift
Spectators are chosen to wear the Lion Dance costume.