Rugby v Gymnastics in Romania

I don’t have any faith in Romanian judging. :-)

… Ireland Rugby legend and all-time leading points scorer Ronan O’Gara take on former Olympic Champion and Romanian national gymnastics icon Andreea Raducan. Will it be the brute force of Rugby or the poise and agility of gymnastics that emerges triumphant …

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(via Full Twist)

indiegogo – La Sierra High PE

The goal is to make a documentary about an incredible PE program. To inspire schools to improve the quality of Physical Education.

In 1957 there was no PE program more impressive than the one at La Sierra High. Their results were so amazing that the program captured the attention of President John F. Kennedy, who announced his famous challenge for America to make a “Great National Effort” to become physically fit. Excitement surrounded La Sierra’s PE curriculum. Eventually over 4,000 schools across the nation followed this program.

…until PE programs were subject to budget CUTS and Kennedy’s goal for physical fitness for our children was virtually forgotten. …

indiegogo

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… The rate of obesity among children and adolescents in the United States has nearly tripled between the early 1980s and 2000. It has however not changed significantly between 2000 and 2006 with the most recent statistics showing a level just over 17 percent. …

related – A flood in 2014 shut down the school gym.

crazy strong female acrobats

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Some of the best stuff there comes from street-workout.com. Check out their videos. Playground acrobats from Switzerland.

6yr-old planche better than Hamm?

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:-)

2004 Olympic Champion just got called out by the boy who just turned 6 y/o @paulelhamm🙊🙊

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4,321 pull-ups in 24 hours

Mark Jordan, 54, has reportedly set the new record for the amount of pullups completed in 24 hours with a total of 4,321. The Corpus Christi, Texas, man who is in unbelievable shape for his age, beat the old record by 111 pullups. …

Muscle and Fitness

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High Jump in Kenya

With something like a hurdle technique. Pretty incredible.

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via Vadim Golub.

Sam Oldham demos muscle-ups

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