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National Pole Bending Association - Home Pole Bending: Pattern, Photos, Information Ontario High School Rodeo Association - Rodeo Events Photo: Cowgirl pole bending © Jinny #

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Beltane - The Lover's Holiday
ABOUT BELTANE | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT BELTANE Beltane is celebrated on May 1st and is one of the original Celtic festivals, Samhain being the other one. Beltane or May Day is also known as the Lover's holiday. Beltane is pronounced bel-tene, "...
Holidays >> Beltaine
The Pagan Origins Of Christian Mythology
The Judeo-Christian religions were founded in a region of the world where savior religions existed for thousands of years. Much of the symbolism and many of the stories in the Bible may be traced to earlier myths of the Persians, Egyptians, and other people...
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 21
Chapter 21 21:1 And when king Arad the Canaanite, which dwelt in the south, heard tell that Israel came by the way of the spies; then he fought against Israel, and took some of them prisoners. 21:2 And Israel vowed a vow unto the LORD, and said, If thou wilt...
Old Testament >> Numbers
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
Brigid - The Goddess of Imbolc and Celtic Europe
Celtic Myth | Ireland | Britain | Christianity | A Myth The Pagan goddess Brigid is perhaps one of the oldest goddesses of Celtic Europe still recognized and worshipped. In fact, until the mid-twentieth century in Scotland, she was still welcomed in at Imbolc...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Welcome to Tyr’s Aett, the third and final aett (group of eight) of the Elder Futhark. Tiwaz is the name of this aett’s first rune in reconstructed Common Germanic. Its name became first Teiws in Gothic, then later Tiw or Tiu in Anglo-Saxon and Tyr in Old...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Barrel & Pole Bending Clinic
Class # 1 - Pony Pole Bending
Winners of the Timed Events 2009 State Horse Show Association. Class # 1 - Pony Pole Bending.
May 15, 2011 POLE BENDING. KEY HOLE RACE. Speed Dash.

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Teamwork key in barrel racing, pole bending events
"I'm pumped," said Dove, while waiting for the announcement for the placings for the pole bending competition. Since the age of nine, Dove has been working with horses, however, said she hasn't done too much training with Heyoka.
Traveston cowgirl world class
The 17-year-old also finished ninth in the world for the skill of pole bending. This has nothing to do with the physical act of bending poles. It involves a horse and its rider weaving their way through a line of poles.
Castro Valley junior rodeo brings out pint-sized cowboys
Beginning at 8 am and continuing throughout the day, youngsters ages 6 to 18 competed in 19 events for juniors and seniors, including family team roping, boys and girls goat tying, pole bending, barrel racing and more.
Local athletes enjoy success at rodeos in Lexington
Mitchell's Kaylie Haun won the all-around cowgirl title in Sunday's action by claiming first-place finishes in barrel racing and pole bending. She also finished seventh in breakaway roping.
County well represented at State Junior Horse Show
Sara Knechtly, Blazing Saddles 4-H Club, was named Reserve Champion in the Pole Bending Pony class at the State Show. She rode Brandi in the show. The two also placed third in Cones and Barrels and fifth in Speed and Control.

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Pole bending - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pole bending is timed event that features a horse and one mounted rider, running a weaving or serpentine path around six poles arranged in a line.
pole bending - five excellent high school competitors - Ks - YouTube
Dec 12, 2007 An Englishman's view of rodeo. Beautiful shots of horses in action.
19 second Pole Bending at the Congress - YouTube
National Pole Bending Association - Home
National Pole Bending Association Official Website - Formed to promote the sport in the United States.
Pole Bending Bases
Pole Bending Bases - we compare several types and select the best.

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