WHile they may have come from Europe, the water-surface walking balls are quickly turning into a big hit in China.  (w/pics)

Two girls enjoy a water-surface walk inside a ball in Yichang, central China’s Hubei Province October 5, 2006. It is reported that this water-surface walking ball was originated from Europe and it helps train participants’ balancing ability. It is now very popular in Chinese cities.

It takes time to master the fine art of a water-surface walk inside a ball.

Two girls enjoying a water-surface walk inside a ball.