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Jump Rope teams raise money for Sport Relief!

Both Jump Rope UK and Jump To It participated in sport relief weekend. Jump To It had their team members run 5k or 10k to raise funds and Jump Rope UK organised a 24 hour treadmill challenge.

Jumping for Sport Relief with Katherine Jenkins.

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Jump Rope UK, DDF and Jeremy Lindstrom travelled around London promoting skipping alongside Katherine Jenkins all for Sport Relief!

8 out of 10 cats!

Check out Lewis Dark for Jump Rope UK on 8 out of 10 cats!

World Jump Rope 2015

Members of team UK travelled to World Jump 2015 in Paris in July. they returned with medals galore to their names after some fine performances.
For numerous competitors it was their very first international competition, whilst for others it was their last after 18 years of competing.
In total more than 30 members of team UK participated in many different age groups.
In The novice competition Skip 2 the beat came home with gold, silver and bronze medals and in the junior section, Jump Rope UK and The Bouncers also came home with numerous gold, silver and bronze medals. In the senior category, a British and World record was smashed by Jump Rope UK senior members. Also gaining gold, silver and bronze crystal trophies in the grand finals. For the fusion competition Jump Rope Academy did a fantastic job qualifying for the finals.
The full list of results is available at www.worldjumprope.org.

Jump Rope UK on Cbeebies

Jump Rope UK will feature in the first episode of Cbeebies Lets Go Club this Saturday at 9:30 on the CBeebies channel . A single rope trick will also be available to view on line on the 21st July on the CBeebies website

Skip 2 the Beat

Skip 2 the Beat recently performed at the Portsoy Boat Festival. They did a fantastic job and are now preparing for World Jump Rope in 2 weeks time.

UK Skipping

4 teams from around the UK are preparing for The World Jump Rope Championships 2015 in Paris. This is the most competitors the UK have sent to World Jump Rope before. Each team has been working hard to fundraise and get their routines set ready for a great competition.
Jump Rope UK have their training day on Sunday 12th July at Arrow Valley Sports Centre. They are hoping for parents and friends of those competing to come and watch their performances on the day.

The Bouncers

Harry, Sam, Tiff and Georgia from Bouncers UK were approached by Weetabix to film a short feature in the nationwide commercial for their new campaign, ‘Incredible Inside’. It is the first commercial that our club has been involved in and was a great experience for all!
You can spot the team at around 0:08 doing double dutch for a couple of seconds!

Jump Rope UK

Its been a year since Rachael Sparks gained a Guinness World Record on the TV show ‘Get your Skills On’ check her out in action!

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