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the act of supporting yourself by your hands alone in an upside down position

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I do a handstand and hold it for a few seconds before standing upright again.
Also the more specialist categories: Jellyfish, Ballerina, Scissors and my particular favourite Murder in the Kitchen - a handstand while singing 'slash yourself, cut yourself, fall down dead,' at which point you'd play dead.
When I went to Beijing at age 7 to live and train at the National Circus School, our hand-balancing coach used to force us to maintain a handstand for 30 or 40 minutes
Years ago, there was a photograph of a painter who was working on the Tyne Bridge and it's a wide area as well, and he did a handstand and he was instantly dismissed, and that was long before health and safety came in.
He earned a quartet of 10s from the judges after lifting his partner high above his head and performing a handstand on top of a giant globe.
He earned a full set of 10s from the judges after lifting his partner high above his head and performing a handstand on top of a giant globe to the strains of Take That's Rule The World.
AHAHAHAHA," Dreadlocks guffaws, mocking his opponent good-naturedly as he pulls his leg back and performs a triumphant one-handed handstand for the impressed onlookers.
HACKETT, Dave Hamilton's Handstand Puffin, 2011 unpaged $14.
Handstand sculpture, by Chris Sinnett (Chris Sinn) Dorset Tower, Ellen St, B18, by George Daley Iris foetidissima, the 'stinking iris', by Cordelia Roberts (Dells Bells) Paradise Forum, by Alex Mason (Bikeygeek2010)
For those who arrived in the art world during the past three decades, Robert Kinmont was known, if at all, through the photograph of him performing a cliffs-edge handstand reproduced in Lucy Lippard's 1973 book Six Years: The Dematerialization of the Art Object from 1966 to 1972.
These amazing pictures show Eskil, 29, balancing on a ladder on a 1,000ft cliff, completing a handstand on a chair above a 2,600ft ravine and cycling naked on a high wire 3,000ft above an icy fjord.
Hi first handstand began because he needed to cheer up his little sister Lily to stop her crying.
14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Designed and built by Handstand Inc.
The company's first product, HandStand, launched December 15, 2010, and can be found online at www.
She said: "I'm really looking forward to my first handstand in front of an audience.