Body-building site - Shi the labourer swings to China online fame



On most construction sites, lunch would be a welcome break to rest and refuel. Not for Shi Shenwei.
The 23-year-old labourer spends his midday break swinging from scaffolding poles on a building site, a gymnastics routine that has made him China's latest social media sensation.
"While other people are eating and singing karaoke, I'm whole-heartedly focussed on what I want to do," Shi told Reuters inside the dusty temple where he works in southern Fujian province.
Shi's videos - filmed from multiple angles with four smart phones operated by his cousin - are posted on Kuaishou, a... read more

 
11 October 2016 in World News, Views: 40
Source: Reuters
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