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Trampoline - Wikipedia

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A trampoline is a device consisting of a piece of taut, strong fabric stretched over a steel frame ... The trampoline-like life nets once used by firefighters to catch people jumping out of burning ...

George Nissen: Inventor of the trampoline | The Independent

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May 4, 2010 ... In 1930, the 16-year-old George Nissen watched in awe as trapeze artists performed their daring stunts at a travelling circus in Cedar Rapids, ...

Who Made That Trampoline? - The New York Times

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Sep 28, 2012 ... Nissen invented the trampoline in the 1930s, when, as a teenage gymnast, he and his coach created a piece of equipment out of scrap steel ...

Trampoline History - Invention of the Trampolone

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trampoline, gymnastics, Nissen, George Nissen, history, invention, facts, biography, inventor. ... Imagine that the year is 1930, and you feel like jumping.

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May 15, 2014 ... george nissen invention of a trampoline. Justyna Rapacz ... Rating is available when the video has been rented. This feature is not available ...

International Gymnast Magazine Online - Trampoline Inventor ...

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Apr 9, 2010 ... Trampoline Inventor George Nissen Passes Away ... "They said, 'George, it will be the year 2000 before trampoline is ever in the Olympics,'" ...

Who Invented the Trampoline?—and Other Fascinating Facts about ...

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The inventor of the trampoline is George Nissen of Iowa (1914-2010), who was a gymnast and diver in high school when he saw circus acrobats and was ...

The History of Trampolines - Vuly Trampoline

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Jun 17, 2011 ... Although these earlier devices were used for hundreds of years, modern trampolines were not invented until the 20th century. George Nissen ...

USA Gymnastics | Nissen, inventor of modern trampoline, dies April 7

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Apr 8, 2010 ... Nissen got his inspiration for the trampoline when watching trapeze artists at a circus rebound on the safety net. He was a member of his high ...

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Nov 30, 2015 ... Trampoline is a fun invention, which serves both as a fun attraction for children and teenagers but also a device for a competitive Olympic sport.
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Tumblers are people who tried to do back-flips and other tricks on the trampoline. Q .When was the trampoline invented? The trampoline was invented in 1964, ...

Trampoline Equipment and History - Olympic Sport History

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Trampoline history, rules and equipment. Origins in Iowa, relationship to astronaut training, potential sport games, Olympic History.

George Nissen dies at 96; inventor of the modern trampoline - latimes

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Apr 10, 2010 ... Nissen was a teenage gymnast when he developed the first prototype in Iowa in 1934. In 2000, trampoline debuted as a medal sport in the ...