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handstand

the act or instance of supporting the body on the hands alone in an upside down position
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The Edward and Wanda Jordan Family Foundation supports the Swifty Foundation in their endeavor to make September "Childhood Cancer Awareness Month." Lacey Argus, Steffan Argus and our family dog, Cedar, challenge everyone to do handstands to make September "Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
Her tales took us back to her childhood and the inspiration for her handstand post (while the popular girls were gliding their feet into position against the school wall she was cadging cakes), her envy of others' flirting techniques and "what it's like to have a husband so much hotter than you".
At this level, the educational system does NOT require learning and performing the handstand, which is an element that is taught in middle school.
"The reason I do handstands is to promote peace through well-being and carry the message of 'seeing the world from a different perspective'," he added.
It's just a shame she is so far out of reach she could be doing a handstand on the moon.Mere male, Edinburgh
Getting a bit bored waiting for a corner kick to be taken, Toure decided to entertain the crowd with a handstand, but his opponents didn't take too kindly to it.
The strangest thing that Mitzy does is a handstand to wee.
When I went to Beijing at age 7 to live and train at the National Circus School, our hand-balancing coach used to force us to maintain a handstand for 30 or 40 minutes!
YOU printed a photograph in the Chronicle, I believe it was Saturday, of a person doing a handstand on top of The Sage building [pictured below right], on the Gateshead side of the river, to be used for the Great North Run event apparently.
The 24-year-old is being sponsored to perform a handstand in a different place every day - for a whole year.
Featuring more than 15 moves with original tracks and funky beats, Mickey amuses and amazes with his Windmill, Spin Cycle, Handstand, and Mouska Mix.