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Red Bull Stratos – Skydiver Felix Baumgartner breaks sound barrier with world record free fall

Red Bull Stratos – Skydiver Felix Baumgartner breaks sound barrier with world record free fall

Roswell, New Mexico – the infamous site of a few ‘out-of-this-world’ incidents. And Sunday was no exception, but this time a human was the centre of attention. Felix Baumgartner, an Austrian skydiver hoping to break the records for the highest and longest freefalls, as well as become the first man to break the sound barrier. …

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Sydney Kings – breaking down barriers

Sydney Kings – breaking down barriers

The Filipino community, you have the Sudanese community, an Armenian, an Iranian community. Hopefully in the future, maybe some of our developmental players for the Kings, will be from those communities. It’d be a great success story that one of those kids turns out to be a high-level NBL player. The one thing about the …

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How to punch and block in Karate | Olympians’ Tips

How to punch and block in Karate | Olympians’ Tips

COACHES’ TIPS PUNCHING & BLOCKING The basic movements we’ll be doing now have verged away from the basic kumite patterns and I’ll show them to you now. I’ll show you “Sonoba-Tsuki”. The aim will be the height of the middle solar plexus. You push out your elbow while pulling in the side of your body …

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How to successfully block in Taekwondo ft. Lee Dae Hoon | Olympians’ Tips

How to successfully block in Taekwondo ft. Lee Dae Hoon | Olympians’ Tips

HOW TO… My tip today is on defence. Attacking is important, but blocking is also very important to avoid giving away points. BLOCKING A common mistake is only concentrating on your kicks and leaving your body open for counterattacks. You need to attack to gain points but you shouldn’t give away points easily. So when …

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Basic Sword Fencing Moves & Techniques: Free Online Lessons for Beginners : Sword Work in Fencing

Basic Sword Fencing Moves & Techniques: Free Online Lessons for Beginners : Sword Work in Fencing

Hi, this is Tim Weske on behalf of expertvillage.com. In this clip we are going to show you sword work, how we use the sword, targeting, things like that. If you want to see more information about this or live demos you could see them at swordplayla.com. Alright Josh, these are basically what you do …

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Can the Buff Dudes survive an Olympic wrestling workout? | Hitting the Wall

Can the Buff Dudes survive an Olympic wrestling workout? | Hitting the Wall

Pull up. (HITTING THE WALL) (BUFF DUDES TRAIN FOR WRESTLING) Hang on. We’ve got to save this for the mat. OK, you’re right. I mean, we’re about to meet Erica Wiebe here. Yeah, she’s a Canadian Olympic wrestler. Let’s go inside, meet Erica, have a meet and greet. Let’s do it. I’m Erica Wiebe, Canadian …

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