She instructed certain of her favourites in gymnastics and athletics, as a useful training for war.
Apart from these verbal gymnastics, Diodorus did not differ from the Megarian school.
He was educated at Duisburg, Zurich and Bonn, where he distinguished himself by gymnastics as much as by study.
services; the balloon establishment; the detention barracks; fire brigade stations; five churches; recreation grounds for officers and men; schools; and especially the military technical schools of army cooking, gymnastics, signalling, ballooning and of mounted infantry, Army Service Corps, Royal Army Medical Corps and veterinary duties.
Now it is true that before 447 B.C., besides the teachers of writing, gymnastics and music, to whom the young Greek resorted for elementary instruction, there were artists and artisans who not only practised their crafts, but also communicated them to apprentices and pupils, and that accordingly the Platonic Protagoras recognizes in the gymnast Iccus, the physician Herodicus, and the musicians Agathocles and Pythoclides, forerunners of the sophists.
This training consisted for the most part in physical exercises, such as dancing, gymnastics, ball-games, &c., with music and literature occupying a subordinate position.
At the beginning of the 5th century B.C. every young Greek of the better sort already received rudimentary instruction, not only in music and gymnastics, but also in reading and writing.
A pretty, delicate-featured child - "cheerful, merry, full of fun and mischief," as her elder sister described her - fond of gymnastics, a good skater and an excellent horsewoman, she was a general favourite from her earliest days.
The recognized books of jurisprudence, some of which run to over twenty folio volumes, are vastly learned, and occasionally show sound sense, but excel mainly in useless hair-splitting and feats of scholastic gymnastics, for which the Arabian race has a natural gift.
Primary education in the state schools is free and compulsory; the reading of Church Slavonic, nature-study and agriculture (for boys), domestic science (for girls), certain handicrafts, singing and gymnastics are among the subjects taught.
I read the rest and it is more verbal gymnastics.
Much attention is paid to singing, drill and gymnastics.
He also took lessons in figure skating, acting, and gymnastics.
She caught the kind of mental gymnastics that you have to go through when talking to people who are slightly absent-minded.
We won't have to perform cosmic gymnastics to reach Him.
The embryo has also been subject to linguistic gymnastics.
The act actually ends with our diva annoying the jazz singer intensely with a blaze of vocal gymnastics, I think he deserved it.
Plus today she had Gymnastics training and 3 hours off the pump, connecting up every so often to give a bolus.
Julie Davis Falmouth, Cornwall Editor's note: No bias here against women's gymnastics.
During term time there is a variety of 10 week dry side sports courses including trampolining, gymnastics, squash and much more.
Secondary school PE teachers from St Julian's have been in Newport primary schools for eight weeks, teaching gymnastics alternate weeks.
Debbie is 6 years old and enjoys gymnastics, tennis and swimming.
Learning point 5 do some mental gymnastics with the lazy eight exercise.
The European Union of gymnastics is an organization which promotes and develops European gymnastics at all levels.
On 28 June the British Olympic Association announced that Hannah McKibbin would represent Team GB in rhythmic gymnastics at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.
Ross Brewer, British champion artistic gymnastics I am the current British Champion for menÃ¢s artistic gymnastics.
I began to wonder if he'd been watching the Olympic gymnastics.
gymnastics team coach.
gymnastics training hall.
gymnastics club takes place in the school hall on a Thursday evening with the first class starting at 3.30pm for infant children.
gymnastics competition, the medal they wanted to win above all others.
gymnastics classes from toddlers to ages 7 at various venues.
More specialist activities that club members have been involved with, include judo, Gymnastics and Tag Rugby.
Maria A lovely sequence of balances and traveling movements in gymnastics Matthew Clearly described the human life cycle.
The researchers surmised that this was due to the greater levels of mechanical loading involved in gymnastics, as compared with running.
trampolineerm time there is a variety of 10 week dry side sports courses including trampolining, gymnastics, squash and much more.
Duchenne, 1806-1875), of gymnastics (Ling, 1776-1839), of hydropathy (V.
During the hours of recreation suitable physical exercises, as fencing, riding and gymnastics, were conducted under qualified trainers.
Those early compositions were mental gymnastics.
At eleven we have gymnastics.
In his early years Andrew Feest studied judo, gymnastics, modern ballet and tap dancing.
Cat trees are favorites with more athletic cats who appreciate a bit of climbing mixed with a few gymnastics in order to reach the top perch.
Invite a local gymnastics team for demonstrations.
The sports section has boxing, baseball, basketball, diving, gymnastics, surfing, and many other images.
Whether for ballet, gymnastics or for everyday wear, girls' footless tights are both fashionable and practical.
College cheerleaders engage in a vigorous sport involving gymnastics, music, dancing, tumbling, stunts and yes, cheers.
The best physical education instructors make it fun for their students whether it's games in elementary school, or specialized instruction at upper levels, such as dance, gymnastics, weight lifting and more.
You can choose designs to adorn the sides of the rings, maybe a gymnast on a balance beam to signify your participation in gymnastics or a musical note for the marching band.
Appropriate athletic activities for children of this age are dance, beginning gymnastics (primarily tumbling), and swimming.
The number of other sports injuries include skateboarding, 49,930; hockey, 25,400; and gymnastics, 26,950.
These activities include dance, swimming, T-ball, soccer, and gymnastics.
Other activities that involve brief, intermittent periods of exertion, such as volleyball, gymnastics, baseball, walking, and wrestling are usually well-tolerated.
Environmental influences include participation in work or sports that emphasize thinness, such as modeling, dancing, or gymnastics.
Some examples of courses offered include drama, gymnastics, swimming, piano lessons and ice skating.
I would love to teach gymnastics there and would like to know how much they pay and what the hours are.
While the "big" sports of basketball, football and baseball usually stay inside the U.S. borders, competing at the elite level in sports like tennis, gymnastics or soccer will likely take you out of the country.
Women didn't just wear their leotards to the gym - they sported these skintight garments, originally meant for dancing and gymnastics, everywhere.
Organized sports such as Little League and gymnastics classes are a wonderful way to ensure that your children are getting much-needed exercise.
Choosing the theme of your child's next party is the first step; venues, such as bowling alleys, gymnastics facilities or the beach, can help you cement the idea of the theme you have in mind.
If your big kid's into cheering, dancing and gymnastics, you may want to look at the very reasonably priced (on sale for $19.99 now), Kaepa Big Kids Tumblelyte shoe.
The series was paired with the sophomore season of the gymnastics hit drama Make It or Break It.
The Summer Games have more traditional events such as gymnastics, weightlifting, fencing and so on.
With this in mind, you will want to be sure your gymnastics skills and stunts are the best they can possibly be if you're planning to try out for high school cheerleading.
Many of the [NFL Cheerleaders|Philadelphia Eagles]] cheerleaders have studied both dance and gymnastics for many years before trying out for the squad.
They point to gymnasts who wear leotards and tight fitting clothing to perform their gymnastics.
Jumps are higher, pyramids have more people and they are doing stunts while climbing, gymnastics skills are more amazing and dance and precision are also an integral part of the competition.
Challenging stunts and gymnastics required a uniform that was flexible and supple.
The white cheer squad cheers for volleyball, gymnastics, women's basketball and all home football games.
This makes the Genesis ideal for young cheerleaders as they practice their first intricate gymnastics feats.
Tryouts are usually a combination of physical skills (showing a good grasp and ability to do basic stunts) and sheer spirit, with added consideration given to people with specific skills like gymnastics, dance, or even a great voice.
It's important, especially when trying out the more tricky moves, that you do so with the supervision and teaching of someone who is well trained in body mechanics and kinesthesiology, as well as gymnastics and cheerleading stunts.
Competitive cheerleading requires a certain degree of gymnastics prowess, which only becomes more difficult as a cheerleader advances.
If you've seen a competitive cheerleading performance, you will note that these enthusiastic performances rely heavily on flawlessly executed dance moves and challenging gymnastics.
Lori Walker (LW): I did competitive gymnastics for 12 years at Thome School of Gymnastics.
I was trained by Jerry Thome, who competed on the men's Olympics gymnastics team.
Nicole Walker (NW): Well, I started tumbling when I was three years old at Southern Indiana Gymnastics School (SIGS).
At about four, I switched to Madison Gymnastics World.
Some cheerleading performances rely too heavily on gymnastics and stunts to be truly interesting for an audience.
A good cheerleading routine should incorporate a balance between stunts, gymnastics and dance.
Dancers are athletes, and cheerleading motions are often a mix of dance, aerobics and gymnastics, so it is very important for cheerleaders to focus just as much on their physical prowess as their choreography during training.
Gyms, like Gymnastics Revolution in Bethel, Connecticut, are using this technique effectively to increase flexibility in their gymnasts.
When they return from cheer camp, they immediately hit the ground running, cheering at all the home and away football games, as well as home volleyball and gymnastics events.
Basketball games with friends, racquet ball or even gymnastics, many people take part in activities that offer exercise as part of the package for the sake of personal enjoyment and the fun it brings.
He grew up a sick child and studied bodybuilding, yoga and gymnastics to improve his health.
Especially those women who participate in gymnastics, figure skating, tennis, dance, or any other sport where tight clothing is often required, the low rise thong can be a huge blessing.
Rusty Joiner - This former gymnastics instructor entered the world of modeling (and later acting) after winning the Structure Underwear Model Search.
A gymnastics birthday party, for example, could even be held at the gym the child attends.
Also, those special occasion parties often have their own sub-theme, like a gymnastics birthday party.
Athletic Performers: Certain sporting events, such as gymnastics, jump-roping or martial arts, can be turned into a theatrical performance.
She is very active, with daily home workouts, and hobbies that include kick-boxing, swimming, and gymnastics.
Taylor attends a magnet public school in Tribeca where she is an active member of her school's gymnastics and roller hockey teams.
She keeps in shape by practicing kick-boxing, gymnastics, and swimming.
The FIVB regulations reflected a different set of standards for males and females, much like other Olympic sports such as swimming and gymnastics.
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