Category Archives: jump rope

First semester at the U of A – Completed

So, I survived my first semester at the U of A, yet not with out plenty of tears, laughs, frustration, and lots and lots of craziness. Many days I felt completely overwhelmed and never would’ve gotten through it without my … Continue reading

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Double Dutch Throw Down

Sunglasses. Serious looks. Gray shoes. Patriotic ropes. What are we?? We have no idea. Seriously, we don’t! It was our attempt at being creative. The Double Dutch Throw Down, never before been done, was held in the Ballroom at The … Continue reading

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Jumpin’ Coast 2 Coast – Part 3

USA Jump Rope Nationals 2014 – Long Beach, California – Part 3 Saturday, June 28 – Third Day of Nationals This day started off with 3 minute speed for the girls. I made a new personal record of 796 jumps … Continue reading

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Jumpin’ Coast 2 Coast – Part 2

USA Jump Rope Nationals 2014 Long Beach, California – Part 2 Friday, June 27 – Second Day of Nationals The morning started off with all the single freestyles. The competition floor was divided into 6 freestyle stations, so 6 jumpers were able … Continue reading

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Jumpin’ Coast 2 Coast – Part 1

USA Jump Rope Nationals 2014 – Long Beach, California – Part 1 Tuesday, June 24 – Travel Day Mom, Lydia, Steven, Molly and I drove to my Aunt Mary’s house in CA. Dad, Emily and Hope stayed home and did … Continue reading

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USA Jump Rope Regional Tournament

For those of you who are not aware, jump rope is a competitive sport, very much like gymnastics, synchronized swimming or figure skating. Every spring jumpers across the nation compete at their regional tournament, hoping to qualify for Nationals which … Continue reading

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Jump Rope to Israel (camp complete!)

Week of Jump Rope Camp: successful!! Actually, I should say week of jump rope “camps” because we taught two camps this week back to back. We were so blessed to be able to use the Fellowship Hall at the Salvation … Continue reading

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Jump Rope to Israel

My brother Zack and I have a wonderful opportunity to go to Israel this August. We are teaching a jump rope camp as a fundraiser for our trip. We are going to Israel with Zechariah’s Hope (Z-Hope). “The vision of … Continue reading

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