As I parent, I used to despair when I saw my children sat in front of the television. As an activity, it was something that I viewed as being pretty mindless. Video games didn’t seem to me to be much better. Maybe my thoughts were representative of my age as much as anything?
Posts Tagged ‘Trampolines’
An increasing number of trampolines seem to be springing up in gardens up and down the country. Many of them are manufactured by the same company – Super Tramp. Why is it that so many people are opting to buy Super Tramp trampolines?
What is it about a man like Bruce Lee that has made him a martial arts legend? While the fancy stunts of Jackie Chan and Jet Li provide us with heart stopping entertainment, most of these feats employ the use of trick photography, strings and trampolines. What is so intriguing about Bruce Lee is that the man was real and so were his martial arts.
Trampolines can be a source of great fun and enjoyment, but with this enjoyment comes a risk of injury. This is the reason for the implementation of trampoline safety whenever one uses the trampoline.
Although the roots of modern trampolines can be traced back to China, Persia the Ancient Egyptians and even Eskimos, who used Walrus skins to bounce each other. In fact the first modern trampoline only actually came into existence in the 20th century in America.