marathon dancing


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marathon dancing

dance contest with endurance as chief factor. [Am. Hist.: Sann, 57–69]

marathon dancing

dance contests, the longest of which lasted 24 weeks and 5 days (1930s). [Am. Hist.: McWhirter, 461]
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The reason: to get two of UAE's best professional dancers to break the existing Guinness world record for non-stop video game marathon dancing set at 15 hours and 18 minutes approximately.
It was estimated that marathon dancing was equivalent to walking 40 miles a day.
En los Juegos Olimipicos de Barcelona sorprendio con Cubana marathon dancing, un espectaculo con mas de 60 actores y mas de cuatro horas de duracion.
Basketball, boxing, weight lifting, marathon dancing, skating, and the like were offered Monday through Fridays, with special concerts and performances usually held on the weekends.
He sparked a national craze dubbed marathon dancing, which gripped the nation for the next decade.
For many, that "somewhere" is in wild marathon dancing on the last night--sponsored by the aforesaid association.
That simple, if unedifying, question has, thanks mainly to Sydney Pollack's 1969 movie about marathon dancing, become ingrained within society's general attitude to horseracing.
Many "ravers" use the drug to fuel their marathon dancing.
View,'' playfully spoofs local customs, making use of Hula-Hoops and snatches of marathon dancing.
She is developing a new piece on American marathon dancing, and Suzuki will be directing his version of King Lear with American actors as well as bringing his Toga company here in a production of Macbeth.
Marathon dancing was the sadistic spectator sport of the Depression-wracked 1930s.