‘Very surreal’ for school pupil to make debut at 17: How Gloucester Rugby players reacted after Anglo-Welsh Cup defeat

‘Very surreal’ for school pupil to make debut at 17: How Gloucester Rugby players reacted after Anglo-Welsh Cup defeat at Leicester
Reece Dunn said it was “very surreal” to make his Gloucester debut at just 17-years-old today. The junior academy youngster is still at St Peter’s School and became the first person born this century to represent the Cherry and Whites first team when …
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Kenya rugby star Mike Okombe is dead
The Kenyan rugby fraternity has suffered a major blow after a rugby fifteens player Mike Okombe was stabbed to death on Saturday night. Okombe, the Nakuru RFC player was allegedly stabbed by his wife in Nakuru under unclear circumstances. He was set to …
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Rugby: Wallabies too big and strong for outclassed Japan
Japan were given a painful reminder Saturday that they are still very much a Tier-2 rugby side as they were hammered 63-30 by Australia. Patches of the second half will give Japan coach Jamie Joseph a little hope, but the defeat at Nissan Stadium — the …
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Jazz bassist Todd Coolman appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music faculty

Jazz bassist Todd Coolman appointed to IU Jacobs School of Music faculty
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music is pleased to announce that Todd Coolman will join its faculty as adjunct professor of music in jazz bass Aug. 1. A two-time Grammy Award winner, Coolman is among the most in-demand …
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The Ultimate Studio Bass Buyer’s Guide: Great Bassists on Choosing the Best Instrument for the Recording Studio
New technology for making guitars and basses has turned the luthier’s job into as much of a science as an art form. Thanks to the advent of advanced “CNC machines” that now aid major guitar makers in some of their most difficult and time-consuming …
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Best Bassists Ever
One of THE BEST heavy metal bass players out there, Mike has played in Alice in Chains, Black Label Society and the Blizzard of Ozz (Ozzy Osbourne’s backing band). He’s played with Slash’s Snakepit and recorded with them for their 1995 release “It’s Five o …
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Martial arts school opens in Troy

Martial arts school opens in Troy
TROY — A new martial arts studio recently opened in downtown Troy with a focus on teaching practical self defense for students of all ages. Chris and Candace Journell, husband and wife taekwondo instructors with a combined 40 years of experience between …
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What Is the Best Type of Martial Art for You?
There is no one best type of martial art. Rather, each type or style possesses its own unique strengths and weaknesses. The best martial art for you depends on what you want to learn or accomplish. That said, you should consider a number of factors when …
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AMC Orders Martial Arts Drama ‘Badlands’ Straight to Series
AMC is adding to its drama roster. The cable network on Friday announced a straight-to-series pickup for martial arts drama Badlands. “We are incredibly excited to help Al and Miles, as well as Stacey and Michael from Double Feature to bring Badlands to …
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New Utah high school one of the first of its kind in the country

New Utah high school one of the first of its kind in the country
This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research purposes and may not be reprinted. The high school of the future might look something like this.
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Sporting Innovations sues ex-CEO, saying he plotted to form a rival
Sporting Innovations is suing former co-CEO Asim Pasha for allegedly plotting to create a competing company by using the firm’s resources, business relationships, confidential information and trade secrets. In addition, the lawsuit alleges that Pasha …
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Logistics Innovations: What Radical or Incremental Innovation(s) Do You Foresee as Changing our Industry?
As logistics demand is directly tied to general economic conditions, transportation demand has been relatively stable for the past couple of years. Because the industry is currently in a state of relative stability, now is a time to ponder the next …
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Why High School Musicals Should Be As Respected As Sports Programs Are

Why High School Musicals Should Be As Respected As Sports Programs Are
When I was in middle school and high school, I felt like I lived for the musicals that my school orchestrated. For those of you who don t know, a musical is an onstage performance wherein actors take on roles that involve singing, and often dancing, to …
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Where are all the Australian musicals?
The Book of Mormon musical has taken the world by storm, and the Australian production was this week nominated for a Helpmann Award. Other nominees include Aladdin and My Fair Lady – all internationally acclaimed shows. Overseas musicals dominated the …
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Do Revivals Inhibit New Broadway Musicals?
Data doesn’t lie, they say, which is why I decided to take a data-based look at Broadway musicals. In the first part of my inquiry, I was trying to see whether musicals based on movies and “jukebox” musicals using scores created for other media were …
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New Dance Show ‘Step It Up’ Features Miami Dance School

New Dance Show ‘Step It Up’ Features Miami Dance School
Listen to Traci Young-Byron teach her students a modern dance class. The Young Contemporary Dance Theater sits just on the edge of Miami’s Liberty City neighborhood. Traci Young-Byron, the studio’s owner, said inside this former warehouse turned dance …
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To Dance in Ancient Egypt
Party boats are small craft that cruise out on the Nile, usually for thirty minutes or as long as an hour, carrying typical Egyptians for a bit of cheap entertainment. Music blares loudly, and part of the fun is the spontaneous dancing. Women in modern …
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Kenya’s uneasy dance with Bitcoin
The immutability feature within the Blockchain technology is what has powered Bitcoin and other crypto-currencies into high value global fame. It is also the same feature that makes Blockchain technology applicable to many other diverse fields that are …
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Mixed Martial Arts Makes Its Way to High School

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WINCHESTER, Mass. — At the high school in this small, pretty and proper-looking town near Boston, a student was being choked by another student — with the school’s permission. Just another meeting of the Winchester High mixed martial arts club, which …
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Deadliest Style of Martial Arts
So you want to know which is the deadliest style of martial arts. Do you want to choose from all the styles, the one that makes you an ultimate lethal weapon? Then sorry to disillusion you, there is no such unique style! Every style can be deadly depending …
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Martial arts are alive and kicking on TV
Daniel Wu plays martial arts master Sunny in AMC’s ‘Into the Badlands.’ (Photo: James Minchin III, AMC) Watch out, TV viewers. The small screen is filling up with martial-arts masters. Sunny (Daniel Wu), a lethal enforcer in the future, feudal society of …
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Pearl City High School Robotics Champions receive Honorary Certificate from

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On Wednesday, February 17, the Pearl City High School Robotics Team was presented an Honorary Certificate by Honolulu City Councilman Brandon Elefante in recognition for winning the 2015 Hawaii Electric Companies Hawaii State High School VEX …
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Royal Surrey County Hospital becomes ‘epicentre of robotics‘ with state-of-the
Surgeons from across the world will be heading to the Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford to study specialised techniques, after it was named the UK’s first epicentre for training in robotic surgery. The acknowledgement comes after the NHS trust …
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Robotics conference in Phoenix showcases future of medical, military technology
The conference, which gathered a group of robotics industry professionals, scientists and academics, runs through Friday at the Arizona Grand Resort & Spa in Phoenix. About 160 attendees listened to experts, explored exhibits and discussed the issues …
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LG Health expands agreement with Temple University School of Medicine

trendLG Health expands agreement with Temple University School of Medicine
For years, Temple University School of Medicine has sent students to Lancaster General Hospital for family medicine clerkships. Now the two organizations have expanded their agreement to include three more clinical rotation specialty areas: Obstetrics …
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An inside look at Hacking Medicine
There’s an element of performance anxiety when you’re doing anything in Cambridge. The city just has this palpable buzz of brainpower. This is particularly true when you gather 400-plus scientists, programmers, physicians and entrepreneurs for a …
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Chinese Herbal Medicine May Have Delayed Benefit in Stroke
The Chinese Medicine NeuroAiD Efficacy on Stroke Recovery (CHIMES) study was an international randomized double-blind placebo-controlled trial of 3 months of treatment with the herbal supplement NeuroAiD (Moleac) started within 72 hours of symptom …
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