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1to do a headstand — hacer el pino Spain
- Maneuvers like face plants, front flips, back flips, cartwheels, butt flops, and headstands aren't rad new acrobatics.
- I can now raise my hips and feet into a headstand in very slow motion with full control.
- The manatees performed headstands and even nudged them with their noses to get scratched and petted.
- Forearm stands, headstands, difficult balance poses - he did them all, concentrating as fully as he had on anything all day.
- Instead of taking mind bending coo-coo pills, I'll stick to yoga from now on; a five-minute headstand is the best kind of medicine.
- He was not surprised by fancy suggestions such as bending backward to touch the head to the floor, handstands, five-minute headstands and, of course, various pretzels of the leg-behind-the-neck category.
- At the institute, he does his yoga practice - quiet forward bends, rock-steady headstands, precise backbends - in full view of the students.
- They did headstands, armstands, they became trees, the trunks and limbs of trees, then bodies crawling over each other like larvae, then upright with the prowess of panthers.
- I'm doing 4 different warrior type lunge postures and 5 different headstands.
- Spins, leaps, headstands and other acrobatics captivate and thrill.
- I am fine - doing headstands, I can keep a book on my head without it falling off.
- Then there was that girl that kept doing headstands on the speakers at Art's Bar.
- My daughter had a bruise on her head and shoulder, but the two riding in the back seats were fine. I was in there for another hour and a half, upside down doing a yoga headstand because that was the only way I could breathe.
- The most important pose to skip is the headstand, because it causes blood and other bodily fluids to rush toward your upper body and stresses your heart and blood vessels.
- During the 6-10 day incubation, the male takes care of the nest - cleaning and guarding it, and periodically doing a headstand to fan the eggs and aerate them.
- At the heart of the matter are allegations by animal-welfare activists that brutal training methods are used to coerce elephants - which can weigh as much as 8,000 pounds - into performing tricks such as headstands.
- However, last week's class brought us into a realm of chaos I never thought possible in a class that includes meditation: headstands.
- Their death-defying flips and headstands earned them six tens and the highest overall score of the night, 69.6.
- And we're treated to them all doing headstands or something.
- ‘Ideally, we want students with some amount of core strength and some experience doing inversions - headstands and handstands,’ says Goldberg.
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