Videos tagged with "tradition"

The Boys from Bangladesh: a Great Day out at the Point to Point [01:19]
A group of friends from Newport/Bangladesh have a day out with us at the point to point. Older brother Sanu and Sammi have been before to Chepstow races and enjoy the day out; but this was the first time out for the younger brothers Ranu and Jemal and their mate Navid racing. Ranu used to have a horse when he was younger in Bangladesh and many have suggested he should have been a jockey. The family run the Shoboraj restaurant in Newport which is the local Racing and Point to Point watering/eating establishment for trainers owners jockeys and racing fans. When one hears the media talking of racism in the countryside take it with a pinch of salt !! They will say anything to create moral panic! Racing is a true multi ethnic community anyway from the Maktoums as owners to the gaps in skilled stable staff being filled by Czechs, Poles and many from the Indian subcontinent, Mauritius etc. and owners from all over the world. The boys decided that though they can't gamble for religious reasons what they felt it was good to respect tradition so what they could do is pool a pound each and choose a horse from the paddock they liked the look of and get a friend place the bet for them. If they won they would donate it to charity - and they did! One thing popular at the point to point is to bet a horse without the favourite. They did this three times and won each time at 7/2; 5/2 and 3/1 !! It isn't the gambling that Racing is necessarily about. It is the intellectual challenge of ...
Tags: Newport, restaurant, shoboraj, eliza, model, point, to, horse, racing, lovetheraces, multi, cultural, ethnic, countryside, rural, affairs, Monmouthshire, Chepstow, blog, Howick, jumps, horses, foxhunting, hunting, tradition, values

Gung Gee Fook Fu Kuen 秘鲁红拳协会, 长庚志福傅枯恩(1) [02:24]
Hung Gar style contains many forms with and without weapons. Originally contained only the form Gung Ji Fuk Fu Kune or "taming the tiger in gung character", which Dating back to the Siu Lam Temple in Fukien, and which actually contains two forms into one. Kune Gung Ji is the first part, a basic form contains the fundamental stances and techniques style, and Fook Fu Kune, a form of fierce combat using these techniques. The shape of the Five Animals (Ng Yin Kune) and how of the 10 forms (Yin Kune Sap) also called "five Animals and Five Elements, also highlights the dances "hǔ qiǎngduàn xin Hei, 黑虎抢断心black tiger steals the heart, are among those that contain the original techniques of Hung Gar and taught after mastering the Kune Gung Ji Fuk Fu. The origin of these forms is uncertain. Ng Yin Kune contains the techniques of the Tiger (Fu), Dragon (Lung), Snake (She), Leopard (Pao) and Crane (Hok), providing the technical and tactical practitioner different characteristics, based on imitation the spirit and the fighting technique of these animals. The Dragon provides the spirit and internal energy, tiger strengthens muscles and tendons and provides fierceness and power, attacking with palm and fingers, leopard provides speed and strengthens bones, with tactics surprise and vicious, the snake provides technical vulnerabilities with the fingertips and lock movements, and the crane provides balance hang-block technique, kick and attack peak crane. Sap how Yin Kune contains ...
Tags: Kung Fu, Kuoshu, Wushu, Martial Arts, Hung Gar, Choy Gar, Qigong, Traditional Chinese Weapons., defense, kata, karate, ryu, aikido, wing, master, bruce, form, jumping, motorbike, racing, motor sports, hiking, extreme driving, bike, agility, cruiser, backf

Hurricane State progeny Arbroath wins on New Years Day at Calcutta [01:20]
Arbroath (Hurricane State-Integral) wins for trainer Bharath Singh and jockey Imran Chisty on the big traditional New Years Day card at Calcutta
Tags: bangalore, Calcutta, winter, monsoon, turf, 2010, 競馬赛马hippisme, cavallo, race, caballo, India, Horse, Racing, Keiba, Filly, Indian, Punjab, dashmesh, mysore, colt, track, hyderabad, Hurricane, state, valid, concept, inner, city, one, life, to, lov

Racer One and Cristi Caruso [04:33]
A special look at the Murray State tradition of Racer One and this year's jockey Cristi Caruso.
Tags: Murray, State, University, Horse, Jockey, Racer, One, Equine

SPORTS FROM BBC MOTION GALLERY [01:49]
For over 50 years the BBC has been at the forefront of televised sport and has one of the greatest collections of sports footage in the world. The content ranges from traditional events in Britain and the United States to global games and modern sporting pursuits. The BBC Sports Library now contains over 20000 hours of footage giving BBC Motion Gallery the opportunity to provide classic images from the following sports: athletics, badminton, cricket, extreme sports, hockey, horse racing, marathon running, rugby union, rugby league, football, swimming, yachting and many more.
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