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2011-07-07 00:00:28

Rivalspot Sports Entertainment has released the second and third episodes of the comedic webseries, 'Challenge Accepted.' Montreal, QC (PRWEB) July 06, 2011 Rivalspot Sports Entertainment has released the second and third episodes of the comedic webseries, "Challenge Accepted." Each episode features the next step in a running competition between two friends, Matt and Ricardo, as they look for unique, crazy ways to one-up each other. In the second episode, "Best Parkour Video," the duo finds...

2011-01-27 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln Center's Frieda and Roy Furman Gallery presents Let Go: Moment in Movement. This series of photographic works featuring parkour artists will be photographer James Starkman's first solo exhibition. The exhibition will coincide with the 39th Annual Dance on Camera Festival (January 28-February 1) and will run through February 17. A reception for the artist will be held February 4, 6-8pm. Hours: Monday through Friday 12:30 - 6:00pm; Saturday...

2010-08-31 10:16:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Established as the first free running competition in the world in 2007, Red Bull Art of Motion is coming stateside in September 2010 with events held in Tampa (11th) and Boston (17th). The event is like no other and will captivate the eye with an amazing blend of artistry from the disciplines of free running, parkour, martial arts and gymnastics. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100831/LA57346-a) (Photo:...

2006-03-20 20:39:30

By Kerstin Gehmlich PARIS (Reuters) - Raimundo Querido sprinted up three flights of stairs, scaled a wall as tall as himself, and somersaulted off a roof into a flower bed. The scene did not take place during last year's riots in Paris' poor suburbs, when youths angry about racism and unemployment set thousands of cars ablaze and police chased them through a concrete maze of high-rise buildings. It's just what Querido, 25, does on a Sunday afternoon. "Most people see the suburbs and...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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