Entries Tagged 'Circus' ↓

Christine Van Loo aerial acrobatics

Christine Van Loo is a former Acrobatic gymnast, many time U.S. Champion, current professional aerialist. Right now she’s on tour with Cirque de la Symphonie.

Click PLAY or watch an impressive montage of her work on YouTube.

A coach, as well, she put together some instructional videosSecrets of the Circus Acts Revealed 5 DVDs $79.95 inc. sales tax.


The videos are geared toward both adults and children. They teach the FUN-da-mentals of everything from hand balancing to partnering acrobatics to aerial acts and more.


Bboy One Hand Balance

Stacy Clark:

Dear Normal People,

Don’t be discouraged; you’re probably really good at grocery shopping or something. :-)

insane breakdance

Stacy Clark linked to this cool compilation.

… breakin’ routines from R16 Korea World Championships 2013.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

NCAA Championships – locked & loaded

Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex,

Birmingham, Alabama.

✓ flights
✓ rent-a-car
✓ accommodation

At Alabama, this one could sell out.

I’ll be there April 17-20 representing Cirque du Soleil casting. Contact me if you or your athlete wants to know more about jobs with Cirque.

Click PLAY or watch a Gators promo on YouTube.

Doesn’t Get Better Than This, was shown at the Florida vs. Auburn meet held on February 14.

(via Arabian Punch Front)

Bungee Slingshot – Human Catapult

… what could go wrong?

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

(via Dave Adlard)

teeter board

Cool trick at 1min 50sec.

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via Niclaes Jerkeholt

slackliner Lukas Huber

At the age of 18, Lukas Huber won the WSFED World Championship 2012 Finals …

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Trudy McIntosh at age-29

Catching up with the “inventor” of the McIntosh vault. (Handspring front layout with 1/1.)

She’s won Commonwealth Games gold and performed across the globe with Cirque du Soleil. Now former Lara gymnast Trudy McIntosh is embracing a new challenge, writes JENNA MEADE …

Trudy was visiting family having just wrapped up a successful five-year career with Cirque du Soleil, one which whisked her away to 46 different countries across the globe.

But now, the former golden girl of sport is about to embark on an exciting new chapter.

Trudy will next week fly to Denmark to be reunited Danish partner and fellow circus performer Lars Kristensen as they await the birth of their first child — a little girl, due in three months. …

Trudy’s personal triumph

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last chance early bird GymConUSA

Pricing Goes Up March 18th.

Independent Gymnastics Conference GymConUSA 2014, June 16 – 18 at the Mirage, Vegas.

Speakers: Shannon Miller (Guest of Honor), Tony Retrosi, Jeff Lulla, Tammy Biggs, Frank Sahlein, Gina Pongetti, Rick McCharles, Michelle Kocan, Nate Hendrickson, Carrie Spender Lennox, Terry Gray, Dayna Waroe, Stacy Clark and Dan Niehaus



Difficulty Level = MATRIX

Trust – Alya Titarenko & Gael Ouisse

This collaboration between Cirque du Soleil and Ze Frank, Executive Vice President Video at BuzzFeed, has gone viral.

Turn on your audio.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

(via Full Twist)

extreme sand dune tumbling

Dave Adlard linked to this … insanity.

Is that the longest barani in the history of tumbling?

Who is that guy?

Beth Sykes – human giraffe

Contortionist Beth Sykes, of Featherstone, West Yorkshire, has become an online phenomenon after the ‘double take’ picture went viral – with 100,000 hits across the world in just three days. …

Beth Sykes

The human giraffe! Contortionist bends and flexes and uses elaborate body paint to look like African animal

She’s much better than that … other giraffe.

Pommel Giraffe