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A trampoline is a device consisting of a piece of taut, strong fabric stretched over a steel frame ... In 1942, Griswold and Nissen created the Griswold-Nissen Trampoline & Tumbling Company, and...

George Nissen: Inventor of the trampoline | Obituaries | News | The ...

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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, ...

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Q. Who invented the trampoline? George Nissen and Larry Griswold invented the trampoline. Q. What was it used for? The trampoline was used to train tumblers ...

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

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Nissen also helped grow worldwide interest in trampoline through his exhibitions and ... He also created Spaceball, a game played on a trampoline with a ball.

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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.

International Gymnast Magazine Online - Trampoline Inventor ...

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Apr 9, 2010 ... Trampoline Inventor George Nissen Passes Away ..... He gave us opportunities to learn new elements through the trampolines he invented.

Fédération Internationale de Gymnastique-History of Trampoline ...

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Two seconds of freedom. “Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome the man who invented the trampoline and created a new gymnastic sport: Mr George Nissen!”.

The Kid Who Invented the Trampoline: and Other Extraordinary ...

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Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Learn how 50 different things, among them false ... Or that the inventor of the trampoline demonstrated his invention by bouncing with a kangaroo? Would you believe that the first effective vacuum ...

Trampoline History by Fun Spot Trampolines

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But the real revolution in the history of trampolines came when George Nissan and Larry Griswold created the First Trampoline. Around 1935, Griswold, then the  ...

Trampoline - Olympic Trampoline Academy

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Trampoline, an Olympic discipline since the 2000 Olympic Games, ... was created and began making trampolines commercially in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in 1942.

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Who Made That Trampoline? - The New York Times

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Sep 30, 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, ... The Kid Who Invented the Trampoline: More Surprising Stories About Inventions

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.