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Photos and information links may be added,
if / when I revisit this page.
These pictures demonstrate the amazing body forms and feats acheived by acrobats, gymnasts, and other athletes --- such as soccer players, divers, snowboarders, and many others --- even those working in concert with a machine, such as motorcycle riders.
I present the collected photos/images in several categories.
I may add other categories as I add more pictures --- such as specific sports. Examples: soccer, snowboarding.
Take a moment once in a while to see photos like these --- to remind yourself of some of the amazing "body achievements" of man, performed as people emulate and challenge what the human body has done before.
How to Navigate the images :
You can simply scroll down this page to view the images.
OR ... you can use the 'Find Text' option of your web browser to look for 'keywords' on this page --- such as the name of a sport.
For example, you can use the string 'gym' to find photos of gymnasts.
OR . . . you can use the Table of Contents section (below) to go to athletic images in various categories.
Below the Table of Contents is a section of 'WEB SEARCHES' that can be used to find many more such images on the web --- more recent images and higher resolution images.
Ways to View the images :
Each photo on this page is shown scaled to a width proportional to the width of your browser window.
As a consequence, you can control the size of the images by changing the width of the browser window.
Each photo is a link to a new window (or tab) that shows the image at its natural size. Click on any photo to see it in a separate window.
Close (or minimize) the separate window(s) to access this window again.
Most of the images are medium- to high-resolution --- more than 350 pixels wide.
Table of Contents:
(links to sections of this page, below)
'Wow' pictures :
End of Table of Contents.
For more images, you can use an 'image search engine', and use keywords like "gymnast" and/or person-name and/or troupe/team-name.
Some LINKS to find more IMAGES of athletes
You can try a WEB SEARCH on keywords such as:
And you can try the
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To return to a previously visited web page location, click on the Back button of your web browser, a sufficient number of times. OR, use the History-list option of your web browser.
Or you can scroll up to the top of this page.
Page was created 2008 Dec 28.