Double Dutch Is Back and It Is Breathtaking
For the first time in more than three decades, double dutch has returned to New York City's Lincoln Center to celebrate women of color and expose a new generation to the art of turning ropes.
Try Not to Watch this Hypnotic Video of Kids' Jump Rope WR Forever
These kids have cooked up a batch of perfect perfection.
Liam Daniel Pierce
The Audacity of Rope
My gym costs five dollars and travels with me everywhere.
Insta of the Week: Black Rock City, Here We Come
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Double Dutch's Forgotten Hip-Hop Origins
When hip-hop developed in New York, teams of girls would double dutch in the middle of dancing crowds at clubs, an element of the culture that has been lost along the way.
The Jump Rope of the Future Projects Your Stats in Mid-Air
Tangram Factory's LED-embedded Smart Rope keeps track of your jump count and the calories you've burned—so you don't have to.
This Jump-Roping Light Sculpture Never Gets Tired
Rémi Brun's 'Loopy Lou' is the luminous workout instructor we always wanted.
Watch Kelly Osbourne Reimagine ‘Jem and the Holograms’ in Double Duchess's New Video
In J.B. Ghuman Jr.'s new music video for Double Duchess's “Good Girl Freakout,” Kelly Osbourne wears a huge purple wig and jumps rope with another girl's braid against a throbbing queer electro-hop beat.
Why Dogs Are Better Than Humans at Jump Rope
Both people and dogs love to socialize, explore new things, play with balls, eat steak...and, apparently, jump rope. Here stunt dog trainer Samantha Valle shows off how Geronimo can do double dutch.
ANNA JANE GROSSMAN