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)Thousands descend on Hampshire for huge country show: What's on and when
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Europe's number one stunt and trick riding team, The Devil's Horsemen will also be showing off their skills in the saddle on the main arena. With film and TV accolades such as Game of Thrones, Dr Who and Downton Abbey, The Devil's Horsemen are set to ... [...]
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Rodeo Hall of Fame salutes cowboys, cowgirls from past and present
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The Painted Pony launched a local resort business that featured cowboy, cowgirl and guest entertainers for rodeos, trick-riding, barrel racing and bronc riding. Morin says the Hall of Fame weekend keeps alive a legacy that is a joyful and even ... [...]
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Thousands descend on Hampshire for huge country show: What's on and when
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Europe's number one stunt and trick riding team, The Devil's Horsemen will also be showing off their skills in the saddle on the main arena. With film and TV accolades such as Game of Thrones, Dr Who and Downton Abbey, The Devil's Horsemen are set to ... [...]
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Review: Last Ringling Bros. shows with elephants in Wilkes-Barre
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On Thursday, the show included 19 tigers, which snarled and swatted as they were put through their paces; seven double-humped camels who were ridden by a troupe of female trick riders and 18 poodles who danced and leapt over each other. Other acts ... [...]
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Romsey estate set to host Spitfire display at inaugural show
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Europe's number one stunt and trick riding team, The Devil's Horsemen will also be showing off their skills in the saddle on the main arena. With film and TV accolades such as Game of Thrones, Dr Who and Downton Abbey, The Devil's Horsemen are set to ... [...]
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A crazy cowgirl at Maleny Show
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At 15 she became the youngest trick rider ever to join the team at Australian Outback Spectacular where she continued to perform nightly, thrilling audiences for the following 18 months. Following this, she toured internationally with the world ... [...]
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Aanpassingen in programma's Koningsdag in dorpen
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In de beide rijbakken van de manege vinden onder andere de creativiteitsmarkt, kleedverkoop, kop van jut, draaimolen, schiettent, de KliMaRa, Trick Riders show en de zeskamp plaats. Er zal flink gepast en gemeten moeten worden om al deze activiteiten ... [...]
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4-H Saddle Sores Celebrating 35 Years
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In addition to the monthly meetings, the club meets twice a month for riding instruction, and hold different clinics throughout the year that teach the members things such as trick riding, polocrosse, extreme cowboy trail, and gymkhana. Each club ... [...]
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Three Rivers Roping has something for everyone
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Sunday is Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls day, so if you've never seen a Suicide Drag or any other trick-riding, it's time to hightail it to Lions Arena. Be there about noon because that's when Chad Nicholson, professional rodeo announcer, carves time out of ... [...]
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COWBOY DAY at Leading Edge Academy Mountain View
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Leading Edge Academy Mountain View had the honor of hosting Brian Bausch (as seen on America's Got Talent) for Cowboy Day on Tuesday, April 12. Brian shared his Trick Riding Demonstration with grades K-2 at 10 am and grades 3-5 at 1 pm. Brian has ... [...]
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Review: Odysseo by Cavalia
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Extraordinarily talented aerialists, trick riders, and African acrobats, involve and enthrall the audience with their amazing stunts and illusions. While live music and vocals envelope you as the worlds largest screen changes the landscape from lush ... [...]
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'Odysseo' trick rider falls off horse during performance
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One of the "Odysseo" trick riders fell off her horse during Sunday's matinee at Marymoor Park. According to Cavalia's local press representative Catherine Major, the accident occurred just prior to intermission. Rider Mathilde Fraysse was unable to get ... [...]
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Scout's Honor
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The 101 Scout had a reputation for superior handling and was extremely popular with hill climbers, racers, and trick riders. As good as the 101 was it had a really short production life. A minor financial hiccup called the Great Depression forced every ... [...]
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See Photos of the First American Woman to Be a Licensed Jockey
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Aldred was issued a license and raced professionally for a few years before switching to rodeo trick riding and, eventually, leaving it all behind after marrying. Though jockeys still tend to be men, Aldred did start a slow wave of change. In 1968 ... [...]
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Mane Event riding high as it celebrates 10th anniversary
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New this year is a session for those looking to get involved in trick riding, with the renowned Niki Flundra. Also, speakers will cover various horse health and wellness topics, plus there are farrier demonstrations and even a horse painted to show the ... [...]
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Travel To A Dream World With Odysseo
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While Rebecca has her regular routines in Odysseo, an aerial silk number and a trick-riding act, she is able to investigate other aspects of the show. “They [Cavalia] allow exploration for not only the horses but for the rider [and] the aerialists to ... [...]
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Midwest Horse Fair offers equine everything
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Seminar topics range from recreation (“ABC's of Trail Riding,” “Horse Camping 101”) to performance and training (“Trick Riding,” “How Stress Affects us in the Ring,” “Western Pleasure Judging”) to equipment-related (“How Bits Work,” “Saddle Fitting and ... [...]
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Knebworth House to host new country show this summer
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Arena events will include the 'Lamb National' sheep racing, Europe's number one stunt and trick riding team The Devil's Horsemen, and the Rockwood Dog Display stunt dog team. There will also be a clay pigeon shooting festival, gundog championships, ... [...]
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Up and At It | Thursday, April 14, 2016
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Miah Bryant will again impress showgoers as part of the High Velocity Trick Riding Troupe. ▻GUNNEDAH: It's show time, so saddle up folks for what promises to be one of the most spectacular equine acts to hit centre ring at the annual Gunnedah Show's ... [...]
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Handstand on a horse? No problem
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"I was on the committee for Vaulting Queensland so Outback Spectacular contacted me in 2013 and said they were after someone who could do bareback riding, teach trick riding and vaulting so I put my hand up," David says. "My first part of the job was ... [...]
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Home / News / Sunday's Santa Anita Park Double/Early Pick 3 Tickets (4-10-16)
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Kent Desormeaux was the riding star of the day with a graded stakes hat trick. Riding doubles for Rafael Bejarano and Flavien Prat. Keith Desormeaux saddled two graded winners and his brother Kent rode both. Peter Miller saddled two maiden sprint ... [...]
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The Northwest Horse Fair and Expo 2016: A Rousing Success!!
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The Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls showed off fancy trick roping plus daredevil trick riding stunts at breakneck speed that had the audience on the edge of their seats! The Rogue Mounted Archers were right on target as they shot arrows from the backs of ... [...]
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No "yee haws" necessary to enjoy Statesboro Kiwanis' sixth annual rodeo
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His wife Jessica has a new team of trick-riding horses: a black and white American Paint Horse named Dippity and a sorrel and white American Paint Horse named Duh Huh. She will perform the popular Roman riding again this year, taking both horses over ... [...]
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Images of Renaissance Past
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Images from the 2015 Georgia Renaissance Festival show what visitors can expect to see at the 31st show that starts April 16 and runs eight consecutive weekends. Georgia Renaissance Festival brings olde world merriment. 1 ... [...]
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Glamping Adventure at a Florida Dude Ranch
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This is a separately ticketed event and one of the lowest priced activities on the ranch. At the time that we went it was just $17. It was my very first time experiencing a rodeo and I really had a blast. We enjoyed cheering on the bull riders and the ... [...]
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Branson, Mo., really is great destination for family vacation
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I loved the trick riders and the big-haired rodeo queens in their fringed outfits. The horses were magnificent. But the most interesting part of the show, in my opinion, was watching the waiters serve a four course eat-with-your-hands meal in a matter ... [...]
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Great entertainment on last days of Rand Show 2016
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Joburg's biggest day out keeps the action happening right to the very end. In addition to the masses of shows and entertainment that run throughout the duration of the Rand Show, there are a number of great acts that can only be seen on the closing ... [...]
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Reigning Riders 4-H Club helps homeless at Christmas time
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We of course had a blast and were able to see the rodeo, trick riders, jousting tournament, cowboy mounted shooting, did some shopping and even got to ride the mechanical bull. This Christmas we did something different. We put together and handed out ... [...]
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Budweiser Clydesdales Give 95-Year-Old Hospice Patient a Wish Come True
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A former trick rider who performed in rodeos during her teenage years, Roberts wanted to meet the famous Budweiser Clydesdales. Warm Springs Ranch in Boonville, Missouri, is home to the mares, stallions and foals that are the future of Budweiser's ... [...]
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Perry Backus – Ravalli Republic
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The McMillan Family Trick Riders of Soap Lake, Wash. will perform at the Ravalli County Fair grandstand arena at 6:50 p.m. Saturday. prev. next. HAMILTON - A few years back, rodeo stock contractors Mark and Lynette McMillan decided they wanted to add ... [...]
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Farrier JD, a man who cared
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Among his other passions was equine entertainment and rodeo, where he performed as a trick rider, rodeo clown and bull rider, later owning and operating an independent clown show. Off track, he was a talented professional player of the harmonica or ... [...]
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A lifelong wish comes true for a 95-year-old lover of horses
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At the age of 7, she received her first pony, later becoming a trick rider during the rodeo in her teenage years. Marion requested a trip to Warm Springs Ranch to rub noes with the precious animals she's loved and admired all her life. As the home to ... [...]
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The 2016 GA Renaissance Festival April 16 & 17
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This epic show is filled with thrilling stunts, trick riding and chariot races! The award-winning circus-style acrobatics of Barely Balanced defy reason as they perform unbelievable feats of skill mixed with hilarious comedy. A family-friendly audience ... [...]
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Go Country confirmed for Rand Show 2016
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Kruger Snyman of Victory Horsemanship will perform feats of horsemanship and trick riding like horse riding while standing up. The riders from Pretoria Mounted Archery will show off their archery skills as they take aim while riding. Dian Steyn will ... [...]
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Crowds turn out for Spring Roundup
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Visitors also had the opportunity to see the area's top barrel racers and cowboy mounted shooters compete as well as performances by the Old Fort Days Dandies and the Trixie Chicks Trick Riders. National Cattlemen's Beef Association-sponsored Curt Pate ... [...]
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Duncan and Warwood provide nice balance in successful double act
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Canterbury horsewoman Sonia Duncan is a stunt double and trick rider who is enjoying the transition to speedway in the sidecar class. No fear isn't just an advertising slogan, it's a way of life for Canterbury speedway competitor Sonia Duncan ... [...]
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Bahe leaving helm of Casey Tibbs Center
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It was Mattie Goff Newcombe, a legendary trick rider and bronc rider herself made sure that millions of dollars from the sale of her ranch in western South Dakota was set aside for the rodeo center in an endowment administered by the South Dakota ... [...]
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Tired of renting a cable set=top box? The FCC is looking for alternatives
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WASHINGTON — Regulators on Thursday put the metal boxes most Americans rent to receive cable or satellite programming at the center of a high-stakes fight over the future of TV and video. The Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 along party ... [...]
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It's about that time for the Rodeo
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His wife, Jessica, has a new team of trick-riding horses, a black-and-white American Paint horse named Dippity and a sorrel-and-white American Paint named Duh Huh. She will perform the popular Roman riding again this year, taking both horses over ... [...]
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A weekend in Branson
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Planning a weekend in Branson? I'm here to be your guide. I'm a native: One branch of my family tree goes back five generations in Taney County. I grew up in Branson in the '80s and '90s. And I'm here to tell you that if you visit this year, you'll ... [...]
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Brewing the perfect bloody mary mix
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Are you tough enough to take on the Strongman, hang with the Trick Rider or courageous enough to try the Firebreather? Although they may sound like circus shows, they are actually the names of three Sideshow Bloody Mary Mix recipes, brewed by Pete ... [...]
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Bahe leaving helm of Casey Tibbs Center for job at state bar association
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It was Mattie Goff Newcombe, a legendary trick rider and bronc rider herself made sure that millions of dollars from the sale of her ranch in western South Dakota was set aside for the rodeo center in an endowment administered by the South Dakota ... [...]
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'Odysseo' trick rider falls off horse during performance
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One of the "Odysseo" trick riders fell off her horse during Sunday's matinee at Marymoor Park. According to Cavalia's local press representative Catherine Major, the accident occurred just prior to intermission. Rider Mathilde Fraysse was unable to get ... [...]
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11-year-old trick rider debuting in Hamburg
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Courtney Jean is an 11-year-old trick rider from Alexander who was raised riding horses. She was 2-years-old when she rode with her mother, a professional horse trainer. When she was 6-years-old, she began to take interest in trick riding after ... [...]
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Midwest Horse Fair hosts PRCA Rodeo Midwest Horse Fair hosts PRCA Rodeo
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Harrison Is A High Energy, Trick Riding, Rodeo Clown With A Quick Wit And Lively Performance. Whether You Are Coming To The Rodeo To Be Entertained, Awed Or Humored, Harrison Is A Crowd Pleaser. Tickets For Each Prca Rodeo Are On Sale Through ... [...]
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EquiFest 2016 to be held this weekend
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Other new events and appearances will include: President of the ÑY Reined Cow Horse Association; Jack Minteer with a Reined Cow Horse demonstration and musical mustangs; 10 year old trick rider Courtney Schum; a musical freestyle dressage Pas De ... [...]
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Twin Kennedy, Chad Brownlee among entertainers at 2016 Cloverdale Rodeo and …
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Other special performances this year include the Express Clydesdales and Niki Cammaert Flundra (pictured), professional trick rider and liberty horse entertainer. The Longhorn Saloon will be a stage for daily performances by Ettinger & Big 50 and the ... [...]
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Mark Alford shows off his trick-riding skills with help from Dixie Stampede …
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede in Branson, Mo., is getting a multi-million dollar makeover. As the daily show gets an entertaining face-lift, some of the show's performers visited FOX 4 to give a preview. Mark Alford even channeled ... [...]
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Helmets and Horses: Why you should consider wearing a helmet
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Eliana Sheriff says, "While my situation took place at a trick riding clinic, helmets are starting to gain a foothold in the barrel racing community. In fact, professional barrel racer Fallon Taylor turned heads by wearing a helmet during several ... [...]
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St Albans gymnasts sought to compete against Cossacks in trick riding contest
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The couple teach trick riding and horseback archery. They have just returned from Moscow after visiting the Cossacks in order to establish the UK as a competitor in an international trick riding competition. Karl said: “They were amazed to find trick ... [...]
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Equine team places in horse judging contest
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... shows in the Midwest; a Breed Exhibition that features more than twelve different breeds and associations; demonstrations featuring the special talents of carriage and driving horses, draft hitch horses, cowboy dressage, mounted shooting and trick ... [...]
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Atlet Ski Air Jalani Tiga Tahap Latihan Menjelang PON
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TEMPO.CO, Makassar - Sekretaris Persatuan Ski Air dan Wakeboard Indonesia (PSAWI) Sulawesi Selatan, Ismail Sellery mengatakan pihaknya telah membagi tiga tahap latihan menghadapi Pekan Olahraga Nasional (PON) XIX di Jawa Barat pada 17-29 ... [...]
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UTPD warns against performing skating tricks on campus
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According to the website, trick riding is defined as movements causing the wheels of the board to be deliberately removed from contact with the surface in a repetitive procedure. Pieper said skaters using campus property for trick practice typically ... [...]
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Reeling it in: 'Hail Caesar!' another Coen classic
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Conscripted to the cause is good-guy Hobie Doyle, trick rider and roper and star of such western hits as “Lazy 'Ol Moon.” Hobie is a studio employee and game for whatever comes his way, whether it be wearing a tux in a drawing room for famed director ... [...]
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Owego "Superhero" Leads Kali's Klub House Fundraiser
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Five-year-old Ryan Woods is no stranger to finish lines. The Owego boy was born three months premature, undersized, and with Cerebral Palsy. And last year, dressed as Batman, Woods won his first 1K race, with an army of superheroes behind him. [...]
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Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, February 23, 2016 update
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An all-breed horse fair and exposition featuring nationally recognized clinicians, workshops, breed showcases, trick riding, mounted shooting, carriage races, six-horse stagecoach, Kid's Corral and vendors. Tickets: Adults, $17 per day; ages 6-12 ... [...]
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America's Celebration of Family at SDC attractions
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The event features the nation's largest festival of demonstrating craftsmen, a salute to the Great American Cowboy, the “Wild West Show” with a new act, trick riding and roping, over 125 visiting craftsmen, Western music and art, the homecoming of the ... [...]
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Riders chasing HOY glory
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The Friday Night Extravaganza will feature saddle and bridle-free trick rider Alycia Burton. The Equissage Slalom Challenge will see riders pushed by the skills of German course designer Werner Deeg as they go one-on-one to find the final two to duel ... [...]
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TuSpo Laudenbach: Country-Linedance-Party war Erfolg
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... aber schnell“, hatte Heinemann den „Trick-Rider“ mit seinen 32 Counts im Catalan-Style schmackhaft gemacht und damit nicht zu viel versprochen. Wie schnell, merkten einige spätestens, als Doc Snuggels nach den Übungen die Country-Musik einspielte. [...]
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Expect plenty of horsing around at the Expocentre this weekend
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The Kansas Horse Council puts on the event every year and includes a trade show, breed exhibition, demonstrations, trick riding and more. For the past 18 years the event was held in Wichita, but moved to Topeka after the former location was sold and ... [...]
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Kid trick riders are a treat for Cody rodeo crowd
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Performing what is often called gymnastics on horseback, the Double Trouble Trick Riders put on quite a show. Twins Bethany and Brittany Iles, 12, along with sister Liberty, 8, of Lexington, Mo., have been performing throughout July at the Cody Nite Rodeo. [...]
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Idaho teen enjoys unique career as a trick rider
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That day he unknowingly took his first step toward becoming a professional trick rider. And, through years of hard work, countless hours of practice, careful selection and training of the right horses, and honing his skills, in August Stoddard made his ... [...]
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Gunnedah Show set to shine this year
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The Gunnedah Show will have a line-up of exciting new events this year, with organisers hoping it will be another cracking success. The animal nursery is always popular with youngsters at the Gunnedah Show. A trick rider wows the crowds at the Gunnedah ... [...]
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Two Oklahoma Girls Featured As Trick Riders In New Movie
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CLAREMORE, Oklahoma -- A couple of Tulsa-area trick riders have made it big! They're featured in a new movie "Cowgirls n' Angels," about a young girl who sets out to find her father. Haley Ganzel and Dusta Kimzey are two Oklahoma girls who rode their ... [...]
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Kid trick riders a treat for Wyoming rodeo crowd
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Eight-year-old trick rider Liberty Iles demonstrates the 'A' ride before performing at the Cody Nite Rodeo last month. prev. next. CODY — Performing what is often called gymnastics on horseback, the Double Trouble Trick Riders put on quite a show. [...]
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Trick riders are new attraction at Old West rodeo
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Family trick riders will provide a new attraction during the halftime entertainment of this week's 67th annual Days of the Old West Rodeo sponsored by the Sawtooth Rangers Riding Club at Hailey Rodeo Park. McMillan Family Trick Riders consisting of ... [...]
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Faye Blackstone, rodeo trick rider, dies at 96
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Faye Blackstone, a rodeo trick rider who was elected to the Cowgirl Hall of Fame and was best known for her saddle-dangling signature move, the reverse fender drag, and who helped launch the career of country singer Reba McEntire, died Aug. 30 at a ... [...]
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Uber's Ratings Terrorize Drivers And Trick Riders. Why Not Fix Them?
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A few days ago, I had a novel Uber experience: I took a ride in a car as grimy and musty-smelling as a typical yellow cab. The driver was friendly and knew his way around, but he was clearly falling short of Uber's standard that the sedans in its UberX ... [...]
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Rock 'n' roll legend Joe Brown returns to Bristol 55 years since his last visit
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Although born in Lincolnshire, Brown was evacuated to London and his background was deeply rooted in the East End where he grew up (his mum ran a pub in Plaistow and his grandfather was a trick rider in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Circus). He was a ... [...]
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Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede reveals 'New Adventure' in 2016
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Dixie Stampede's 32 magnificent horses and talented cast of top-notch trick riders remain the heart of the production while also providing guests a rousing display of equestrian skill and family-friendly comedy. In addition to the spectacular show ... [...]
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Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede Reveals “New Adventure” in 2016
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Dixie Stampede's 32 magnificent horses and talented cast of top-notch trick riders remain the heart of the production while also providing guests a rousing display of equestrian skill and family-friendly comedy. In addition to the spectacular show ... [...]
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Bradenton-resident Kirk Britto brings nearly 30 years of jet sports boating …
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Britto began his career as a trick rider. From 1991-96, he put together a successful freestyle career and success came quickly. During his first year on tour, Britto was named the International Jet Sports Boating Association (IJSBA) National Freestyle ... [...]
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Uber map shows fake cars to trick riders, report says
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Uber makes it incredibly easy to find a ride. Just open in the app in almost any major city and you'll see a swarm of nearby cars just waiting to pick you up. There's only one problem, the live map Uber shows may actually be fake. A new report from ... [...]
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Time Frames
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Trick riders and rodeo contests were interspersed between horse show events. Another addition to the 33rd Southwestern Exposition and Fat Show (as it was then named) was an aviation exhibition featuring 16 airplanes from leading manufacturers, the ... [...]
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Lorraine Beyer, 81
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STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Native Staten Islander Lorraine M. Beyer, 81, of Laurel, Del., a retired accountant, business owner, and skilled horsewoman who was a trick rider in her youth, died Friday in Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford, Del. Born ... [...]
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Love is in the air: Five classic Calgary romance stories for Valentine's Day
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They say great cities are built by great men. But the visionaries responsible for much of Calgary's formation also included great women. Strong characters — such as trick rider Flores La Due, who was every bit an equal to husband Guy Weadick — left ... [...]
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ICYMI: This week's top 10 stories (Jan. 30-Feb. 5)
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This week, we had more fallout from the Orange County jail escape, while high school athletes celebrated at Signing Day. Also making news was a record home sale, the Odysseo show marched into town, and the Foxfire closing. Check out what else you may ... [...]
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Photos: A peek at 'Odysseo,' a big show under the big top
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Bodies flying through the air, horses running through a lake and trick riders doing stunts on horses are all part of the production, which takes place in the confines of one amazingly large white tent. Click through the slideshow to see a preview of ... [...]
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/ equine expo sees great success in 5th year
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The Flying C s Trick Riders awed the crowd with their daring routine and demonstration of outstanding horsemanship. The Trainer s Challenge, sponsored by NAERIC, drew large crowds for every performance and on Sunday evening Seth Abrahamson, from ... [...]
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It's a family affair for these trick riders at the Expo
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She's part of the McMillan Family Trick Riders, a Washington-based group of youngsters that will perform at the Expo's Central Point Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo this weekend. Five of the family's 10 children — four biological and six adopted from foster care ... [...]
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Weekend best bets: Krispy Kreme Challenge, Mardi Gras
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Krispy Kreme Challenge - This annual event features running and doughnuts. Runners start at the N.C. State Belltower, travel 2.5 miles to Krispy Kreme, consume a dozen doughnuts then run back. Things get underway at 8 a.m. Saturday. All proceeds from ... [...]
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Mustang trainer wows crowds with theatrics
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Mustang trainer wows crowds with theatrics. Credit: Patrick Dove. Patrick Dove/Standard-Times Horse trainer and trick rider Bobby Kerr fires off a few rounds from a shotgun during Friday night's rodeo performance at Foster Communications Coliseum. [...]
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Shepherd's Anzick literally survives wild week at Fort Worth Rodeo
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Taylor, a 1986 National Cowgirl Hall of Fame honoree was a flamboyant trick rider and roper who was known for her sense of style. Pam Minick of Fort Worth, a National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame board member and honoree and former WPRA vice ... [...]
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All-new Ozark Spring Roundup combines 'best of the best'
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The Trixie Chicks Trick Riders will have an action-packed clinic in the E*Plex each morning. On Friday, FFA and 4-H members will take part in the Youth Horse Judging Contest in the Corwin Dodge Arena. On Saturday morning, the area's best barrel racers ... [...]
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Fifth Annual Saskatchewan Equine Expo Recap
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More than 9,000 horse enthusiasts attended the fifth annual Saskatchewan Equine Expo, held at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon, SK. The four-day event, which kicked off February 11, 2016, featured a variety of seminars and demonstrations presented by the ... [...]
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Topeka's upcoming meetings and events, February 23, 2016 update
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An all-breed horse fair and exposition featuring nationally recognized clinicians, workshops, breed showcases, trick riding, mounted shooting, carriage races, six-horse stagecoach, Kid's Corral and vendors. Tickets: Adults, $17 per day; ages 6-12 ... [...]
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A Unique Vacation Experience
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Home to the longest-running Saturday night championship rodeo in the state, the event features trick riding, bull riding and barrel racing. Families will also enjoy a Friday and Saturday night street party with dancing under the stars at the outdoor ... [...]
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Yuma Jaycee Silver Spur Rodeo parade has a special act
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... a five time National Finals Rodeo Special Act explains what it is means to be a trick rider, “It's gymnastics on the back of a horse. It's everything standing up on top of a horse, hanging upside down, jumping on and off, so pretty much anything is ... [...]
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“Odysseo” in Irvine extended through March
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Imagine more than 2 dozen horses trotting through a glowing forest or open grassy mountain range, swaying their heads and body as if they were dancing freely in nature — that's Cavalia Odysseo. While they all stay in line, one spotted beauty trots off ... [...]
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Crime Blotter for Feb. 8 to Feb. 14
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10. Two residents of the University Park Apartments were referred for a drug-law violation. A suspect was issued a misdemeanor citation for trick-riding a skateboard outside of Manzanita Hall upon acknowleding that it was unlawful to do so on CSUN ... [...]
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Wild must overcome Alex Ovechkin's 14th career hat trick
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Over the years, the Chicago Blackhawks have been forced to let some important players leave to keep their core together, which ultimately meant parting ways with Patrick Sharp. The talented winger now wears a Dallas Stars jersey, so Blackhawks fans ... [...]
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Pens forward Dupuis (lower-body) returns to practice
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The Pittsburgh Penguins got some good news on Sunday, as forward Pascal Dupuis returned to practice for the first time since suffering a lower-body injury earlier this month. The 36-year-old hasn't been able to catch a break since last season. He ... [...]
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Stars chase Crawford as Eaves scores first-period hat trick
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The Dallas Stars seemed like they were slipping out of the run for the top spot in the Central Division for a while there. Now it seems like they might just boot the Chicago Blackhawks out of first place in little time. Granted, there's plenty of time ... [...]
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Goalie nods: Ducks give red-hot Andersen second straight start
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Much of his club's recent surge is due to excellent play from both netminders — John Gibson and Frederik Andersen — but after alternating starts for the last five games, Boudreau will give Andersen his second straight nod when the Ducks take on the ... [...]
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Video: Dion Phaneuf's assist is his first point with Senators
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Regular Selke winner Patrice Bergeron can do it all on the ice, it seems. Apparently that means he'll even drop the gloves. That was the unlikely scene during Thursday's Boston Bruins – Winnipeg Jets skirmish, as Bergeron fought fellow finesse forward ... [...]
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Saskatchewan Equine Expo
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Friday and Saturday evenings the Equine Extravaganza will feature Battle of the Breeds competitions, a Musical Freestyle Cowboy Dressage Demonstration, Jumping demonstrations and the thrilling Flying C's Trick Riding demonstration. A separate ... [...]
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Alexander Chee's 'The Queen of the Night' is an operatic novel of opera
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... mother's people in Lucerne (a prospect that comically keeps popping up as her adventures become ever more outlandish), falls in with a small traveling cirque, the Cajun Maidens and the Wonders of the Canadian Frontier, as a trick-riding equestrian ... [...]
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