Eighty-year-old Ren Bingli (L) and 74-year-old An Yulan perform a harvest song and dance written by themselves at the Charming Daddy and Mummy contest in Taiyuan on Monday, November 19, 2007.
Charming Daddy and Mummy, a contest for middle-aged and senior citizens, started on Monday in Taiyuan, capital of north China's Shanxi Province.
Shanxi Evening News reported that the contest attracted more than 600 people who are over 50 years old. Participants feel free to choose to participate in any of the contest's ten options, including singing, dancing, and martial arts.
(CRI November 21, 2007)