I'm a triplet; I was the third triplet born; I weighed 3 pounds at birth; I am the third "Ronald Moore"; I earned the number 3 spot on my high school tennis team; I was considered number 3 on my high school cross country team; and I received a 3 year varsity award my senior year in all of my 3 sports in high school. I’m sure there has been other events where the number three has been there with me but these are the most major ones that have affected me. The number 3 is an integral part of who I am. Being a triplet has affected my life in multiple ways. Having two sisters that are the same age as me has made a big impact on my life.
I have played volleyball for six years now. Our volleyball season can revenue three months longer. This past season I was on the junior varsity team. In the upcoming season I will be playing on the varsity team. These teams prepare myself for my future because they help me learn how to collaborate with others.
The arch resembles a parabolabut is made up of 40 linear segments. The design of the steel arch is influenced by theHell Gate Bridge designed by Ammann's mentor, Gustav Lindenthal Gilbert had designed an ornamental granite sheathing over the steelwork as part of the original proposal, but as in the case of the George Washington Bridge, the stone sheathing was eliminated in order to lower the cost of the bridge, leaving the steel posed. It was the first bridge to employ the use of manganese steel for the main arch ribs and rivets. Construction on the bridge began in 1928, and eventually cost $13 million. When it opened on November 15, 1931, it was the longest steel arch bridge in the world.
Since 1968, Special Olympics has covered people with intellectual disabilities in competitive sports. Now, more than 4.4 million people young and old with ID take part in training and competitions worldwide, All Special Olympics athletes take part in sports, and that includes weekly training and minimum one main competition per season. Special Olympics offers 32 official sports and many of our athletes take part in sports. In the United States alone, 500,000 people with intellectual disabilities are included with Special Olympics, Special Olympics also has a strong plan to cure the health of our athletes. It 's called Healthy Athletes, and since it begin in 1997, we 've done 1.4 million health checking.
Mariel Margaret “Mia” Hamm-Garciaparra is a retired American professional soccer player and a two time olympic gold medalist and FIFA Women 's World Cup winner. Mia won the Women 's World Cup in 1991 and 1999, and took Olympic gold medals in 1996 and 2004. At the the age of 15, Mia was the youngest soccer player to play for the national team, she played forward. Mia Hamm was born March 17, 1972 in Selma, AL. Mia Hamm has scored 149 goals in international soccer-more than any other female player- and is still considered the greatest female soccer player in the world.
has grown immensely and is awaiting its day to be an official sport. Today, there are about 3 million cheerleaders in the USA. Gwen Holtsclaw, president of cheer limited says there are about 1,500 All Star Programs in the USA operating in 613 gyms, not counting the college and high school teams. College and high school cheerleaders compete for National Championships, risk terrible injury, and get recruited for college scholarships. In some cases, cheerleaders put in more practice hours than the football team.
This 12 year study indicates that 1999, of the roughly 31 million health club members in the United States, more than 12.5 million have become .core members, visiting their clubs 100 or more days in 1999, up from 5.3 million in 1987. In terms of total population of health club members, the study also found an impressive increase in the average number of visits per year members made their clubs. Besides that, club members have discovered, now more than ever, the knowledge and expertise health club staff has to offer. Broken down by gender, men aged 55-64 years old visited a health club more than twice a week, or an average of 113 days, while those 65 and older visited their clubs just less than twice a
Vault, uneven bars, balance beam, and the floor exercise were all my personal bests. It was a clean sweep with four gold medals and a fifth for the all-around. Climbing to the top of the podium five times was my Olympic moment which I will always
Canberra is located in the lands of the Ngunnawal indigenous people, it is thought that it was named after the aboriginal word Kamberra which means meeting place. In 1908 it was decided to build a new capital at Canberra, in 1912 Walter Burley Griffin (contestant 29) won the competition to design the capital city, there were 137 entrants in total. The city is located 150 kilometres inland, 660 kilometres from Melbourne and 281 kilometres from Sydney. In 1913 the foundation stone of Canberra was laid by the prime minister of the time Andrew Fisher. At first Canberra’s population grew slowly but after World War 2 it sky rocketed climbing from less than 25,000 to 200,000 in around 30
Edward I intention of creating the Model Parliament was to use it in order to impose taxes upon citizens to fund the military for future wars. This parliament is highlighted in chapter four of The Rise Western Power, in section “War and the Origins of Representative Government”, which describes in why Edward I created the Model Parliament. Primary source 4.5- Model Parliament , explains when there was limited in power in the parliament, the infantry revolution increased which created more need for commoners in battle. The primary document is from the Summon to a bishop, where the king writes to the venerable father in Christ, Robert, and to the primate of all England.
From 1450 to 1750, global networks began to expand. Though not every part of the world was involved in these expanding global networks, countries like China were. This was the time period of the Ming and the Qing Dynasties. There were changes and continuities with China’s participation in the global networks around this time period. During the time period between 1450 and 1750, China limited outside influence and their participation in the Silk Road Trading remained constant in global network trading, while there were significant changes in China’s participation in global networks such as Chinese converts to the Christian religion and China’s demand for an alternative medium of exchange.
Colonial Williamsburg has many meaningful buildings. Some of them are the Bruton Parish Church, The Magazine, Governor's Palace, and the capitol. The Magazine holds guns, gunpowder, cannons and much more. It is in the center of town for protection against indian,british troops or pirate attacks. In the center is the best spot because then the people don’t have to run across town to get a weapon.