On Oct. 18, a Uyghur girl walks on the stage. (Xinhua/Wang Song)
Edited and translated by Han Shasha, People's Daily Online
On Oct. 18, a long hair contest was held in a national forest park in Zepu County in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. A total of 37 girls whose hair measures more than 1 meter long, with the longest stretching 1.65 meters, attended the contest.