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Competitive jump-rope in Kenya

Kenya's first -- and only -- competitive jump-roping team prepares for the World Jump Rope Championship, an annual competition being held this week in Orlando, Fla. More than 500 athletes from 15 countries are doing battle in several categories. Kate Linthicum / Los Angeles Times
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