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jump rope

To jump or skip repeatedly over a length of rope, cord, or the like, which is swung over and around the jumper's entire body by the jumper or two others. One of our favorite things to do when we were little was to jump rope! Even as an adult, jumping rope is a great form of exercise!
See also: jump, rope
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Crossrope is a customizable line of nine weighted cable jump ropes, ranging from two ounces to three pounds.
But whatever it is, we like to put a little jump rope in there.
For 2014 Jump Rope for Heart events, taking place during PE classes February through April, the students will learn, jump, have fun and raise funds for the American Heart Association's cardiovascular research and educational programs.
Many jump rope rhymes and street chants naturally lend themselves to physical responses by suggesting specific movements or motions.
Crossrope is the first jump rope that allows users to easily tailor the level of resistance, currently offering nine cable types and weights ranging from two ounces to three pounds.
Aerobics, yoga, martial arts, and jump rope are only a few of the potential applications for this premier forefoot trainer.
Now, Jeff Aristoff and Howard Stone of Princeton University have developed a robotic jump rope device that controls all the rope parameters-rope rotation rate, rope density, diameter, length, and the distance between "hands.
For information on how to join the Jump Rope For Heart initiative, contact BHF Community Fundraising and volunteer manager Glenda Meakin on 029 2089 0148 or e-mail meakin@bhf.
Donations from Jump Rope for Heart are used to help fund research, fight heart disease and stroke and support the American Heart Association's public and professional education programs.
Pupils and staff at Skelton Primary School were among thousands across Britain taking part in the BHF Jump Rope For Heart event.
95) appeared some time ago but deserves ongoing recommendation as an exciting gathering of over thirty jump rope rhymes.
WHAT YOU NEED exercise or yoga mat * 5-pound dumbbells * physio ball * jump rope Warm up by running in place for three minutes, and then stretch out (log on to girlslife.
Double Dutch enthusiasts will jump with glee after they read Double Dutch: A Celebration of Jump Rope, Rhyme, and Sisterhood.
Based at Arlington Elementary School in Indianapolis, Indiana, the team of 34 boys and girls unite with other members of the United States Amateur Jump Rope Federation to bring this new world of jump roping to schools and kids like you