China’s booming billionaire population has developed a penchant for personal bodyguards, who often serve as status symbols as well as muscle.
Female guards, valued for their covert presence, precision, and elegance, are in particularly high demand at the moment. VICE China recently visited Beijing’s Yun Hai bodyguard training school to see how this fierce fighting force is trained.
Female bodyguards are highly coveted because their maternal instincts make them naturally more adept than males at taking care of others.
This is why many of China’s elite prefer to higher female bodyguards when it comes to protecting their kids.