slacklining


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slack·lin·ing

 (slăk′lī′nĭng)
n.
The sport of balancing, walking across, and doing stunts on a slackline.

slacklining

(ˈslækˌlaɪnɪŋ)
n
(Extreme Sports) the activity of walking across a narrow line of synthetic webbing hung slackly above the ground
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Children-only activities: Activities organised especially for children on Pitch 10, which overlooks the road between Aspire Zone and Villaggio, from 9am to 3pm include Boot Camp and Telematch competitions, 5-a-side tournaments, football, basketball, volleyball, martial arts and slacklining games.
About: The music, food and fitness festival returns in July with new adventure program including aerial acrobatics, slacklining, paddleboarding and wild runs.
Learn the basics of belaying, slacklining and safe climbing with an emphasis on footwork, balance and efficient movement.
Events from June 22-25 include mountain biking, glacier skiing, paragliding, golf and slacklining.
Keith Moores said: "Great sport, I'm 60 and been slacklining for 3 months and I love it.
record slacklining attempt, where he will walk across a slack rope between two
I could tell you I was temporarily paralysed while pursuing some extreme sport like base jumping or slacklining.
New Yorkers can try out their balance-and-bounce skills at the free Get Balanced - Slacklining 101 Expo, on Saturday, October 26, 2013, from 12:00 - 4:00 pm at Hudson River Park's Pier 84, (at West 44th Street), New York City.
Studland Beach has a packed events calendar, including slacklining tuition (basically walking along a large rubber band), kayak expeditions and BBQs.
For those who have not yet come across slacklining, it involves stringing a stretch of webbing between two objects - often trees - and then attempting to walk along it.
The attractions include beatboxer Jack Hobbs AKA 'Hobbit', urban basketball, freestyle yo-yoing and slacklining, while pro freestyle skateboarders Kilian Martin and Alfredo Urbon will be performing stunts on the world's first tandem skateboard.