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Why You Should Watch: Debuting at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, trampoline is the newest of the gymnastic events, but very well might be our favorite. We won't blame you if you get a bit envious seeing how deftly these talented athletes navigate a trampoline—just be careful when you try to implement some of these techniques in your backyard.
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Why You Should Watch: The concept of slalom may be familiar to you (slalom skiing is a popular event at the Winter Olympics)—but have you ever thought of trying it in a canoe? These athletes have to gracefully navigate their way through gate after gate without so much as grazing one of them, often while channeling their inner salmon and rowing upstream.
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