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Leader of the Pack...Senegalese Wrestlers, Dakar, Training session at the Balla Gaye wrestling school. Martin Waalboer

"Leader of the Pack": Senegalese Wrestlers, Dakar, training session at the Balla Gaye wrestling school.

Senegal wrestlers

guts-and-uppercuts: “ Senegalese Laamb (a form of wrestling with African roots) fighters photographed by Denis Rouvre. ” Gorgeous photos of martial arts is West Africa.

qianjun   Inner Mongolia wrestling        Inner Mongolia wrestling      Hey,guys. this is my lasted work.The model was created in ZBrush and the lighting and rendering was done in 3dsMax with Vray.hope you enjoy.

Mongolian Wrestling, known as Bökh (Mongolian: Бөх or Үндэсний бөх). It is the folk wrestling style of Mongols in Mongolia, Inner Mongolia and other regions. Bökh means "durability". Mongolian wrestling has certain codes of conduct that concern

Although traditional wrestling exists in various forms throughout West Africa, the version in Senegal, known as laamb, has reached unparalleled heights. Laamb ends when one of the wrestlers puts his opponent’s head, back or both hands and knees to the ground. Unlike other forms, laamb allows punches in certain matches. Those matches are the ones upon which wrestlers, spectators, sponsors, promoters, shamans, musicians and journalists descend every weekend.

Money and Mysticism Mix on Fight Nights in Senegal

Although traditional wrestling exists in various forms throughout West Africa, the version in Senegal, known as laamb, has reached unparalleled heights. Laamb ends when one of the wrestlers puts his opponent’s head, back or both hands and knees to the gro

Mermaid supposedly found on Egyptian shores or Bulgaria (It is hard to find the source online). It may or not be fake but they sure made this thing look pretty real. The mystery is still inconclusive.

Amazing details if faked!Mermaid supposedly found on Egyptian shores or Bulgaria (It is hard to find the source online). It may or not be fake but they sure made this thing look pretty real. The mystery is still inconclusive.

Senegal, incontri di lotta tradizionale a gara Le Choc a Dakar - RomagnaNOI

Ready: A wrestler pours a bottle of 'potion' over himself - these include ingredients such as hair from lions and hyenas, gazelle milk and the roots of sacred and secret trees and are deemed to provide good fortune

Four Of The Best American Swimmers Before The 1928 Olympic Games Of Amsterdam : Clarence Crabbe From Honolulu, George Kojac And Ray Ruddy Of New-York And Johnny Weissmuller From Chicago.

Olympic swimsuits, 1928 - Photos - Evolution of Olympic Swimsuits

What a drag! Male swimmers continued to wear speed-resistant one-pieces at the 1928 games in Amsterdam, although the suits began to more clearly take on the shape of what later became known as swim trunks.

Senegalese Wrestler - article on origin of Laamb

Senegalese Wrestler - article on origin of Laamb

Laamb Lutte - Google Search

Superstition plays a big role in African traditional wrestling. Fighters prepare by covering their bodies in solutions prepared by the Marabout, a medicine man. They also wear small amulets and shells.

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History of Photography in 40 Photographs - Collection Selections - Collections - National Media Museum

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