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Trampoline - Wikipedia

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The first modern trampoline was built by George ... and Nissen created the Griswold-Nissen Trampoline ...

George Nissen: Inventor of the trampoline | The Independent

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May 4, 2010 ... Later, American and Soviet astronauts used the trampoline in their training. The first Trampoline World Championships were held at the Royal ...

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 ... The hardest trick is a triple back flip with a half-twist in the first flip and a ...

Trampoline Equipment and History - Olympic Sport History

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Man-made. The first modern trampoline was built by George Nissen and Larry Griswold around 1934 at the University of Iowa. It was initially used to train ...

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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.

Trampoline History - Invention of the Trampolone

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of Trampoline by George Nissen in 1935. ... Criteria;, First to patent. ... trampoline, gymnastics, Nissen, George Nissen, history, invention, facts, biography, ...

International Gymnast Magazine Online - Trampoline Inventor ...

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Apr 9, 2010 ... In the 1930s, he and Larry Griswold, his coach at Iowa, built the first trampoline in a garage. In 1941, the Griswold-Nissen Trampoline ...

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 ... In 1934, he developed his first practical model using strips of inner-tube rubber.

Trampoline facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Trampoline at Encyclopedia.com. ... It was made of a resilient, rather narrow wood plank supported at both ends by ... Unofficial trampolining contests in the United States first took place in 1947, with  ...

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 ...