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Punk Rope Challenge #1

Some of you have been clamoring for a jump rope challenge for months now. We heard you so here it is! In honor of Heather and Shana who just skipped (as in jump roped) the Rock 'N' Roll 5K in Philly, this challenge will focus on rope jumping various distances for time. But you also [...]

By |October 19th, 2017|fitness challenge, jump rope event, rope jumping basics|0 Comments

Final Class of the Season at Solar One

Punk Rope Games IX a Huge Success More news and pics to come, but here's the quick and dirty recap: 8 teams competed valiantly for the Punk Rope trophy with Muted Mutton (Joe Katz, Claire Francois, Rich Mudge, and Shawnette Proper) claiming the team title. There were some great costumes, some fantastic individual performances, prizes [...]

By |September 24th, 2017|jump rope class, jump rope event, Punk Rope Games|0 Comments

Punk Rope Loves Texas Playlist

The Revolution Starts... | Steve Earle La Grange | ZZ Top Tush | ZZ Top Texas In My Soul | Willie Nelson I Fought the Law | Bobby Fuller Gary Floyd | Butthole Surfers Power Factory | Asmodeus X Rock the Joint | The Reverend Horton Heat Ooby Dooby | Roy Orbison Run the World [...]

By |September 7th, 2017|jump rope class, jump rope event, playlist, rock and roll|0 Comments

Punk Rope Games IX is coming!

The 9th annual Punk Rope Games will take place on Saturday, September 23 from 11am-2pm at Lowery Plaza, directly under the #7 train in Sunnyside, Queens. This is the first time the Punk Rope Games have been held in Queens. We think the Ramones would be happy about that. Hey ho, let's go! This year's [...]

Punk Rope Goes Back to School

This past Friday Heather and Tim delivered a 2-hour Punk Rope Challenge workshop to 5 teachers and 4 students at PS 123, an elementary school in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The workshop, which featured an array of rope jumping activities and fitness games, was extremely well-received. If you think Punk Rope would be a good fit for [...]

Punk Rope Gets Comedic

In the planning stages for more than a year, on Wednesday the team behind Eliot Glazer is going to tape a Punk Rope class for Blood, Sweets, and Tears, a new reality show they're pitching to networks. It's basically a demented version of "The Biggest Loser," bringing together food porn and extreme fitness as captured by a comedian [...]

By |April 17th, 2017|jump rope class, jump rope event|0 Comments

Spectacular

That's the only word I can think of to describe Adrienn Banhegyi's clinic and performance on Wednesday night (2/22) at the Greenpoint YMCA in Brooklyn, New York. Adri, as many of you know, is a World and European jump rope champion and two-time World record holder. She was in town to perform at halftime of [...]

By |February 24th, 2017|jump rope class, jump rope event|0 Comments

World’s best rope jumper comes to Greenpoint 2/22

Adrienn Banhegyi is one of the most decorated athletes in the history of the sport of rope jumping. Over the course of 15 years of competition she has won the World and European Championships multiple times and set two world records. In addition, Adrienn is a Cirque du Soleil artist who has performed around the [...]

By |February 19th, 2017|jump rope class, jump rope event|0 Comments

Looking Back at 2016

Looking Back Tim's mom at the Punk Rope Games2016 was a rough year for me. I lost my mom (at left with my dad and my nephew's fiancé, Rebecca) on December 15. Enough said. But mom got to see her first Punk Rope Games on October 1 and that's a memory I'll cherish forever. Here, [...]

By |January 11th, 2017|jump rope event, motivation|0 Comments

Jumping Ahead

In the past, around this time of year, I've had a tendency to look back on the previous year and dwell on what went wrong and how I could learn from my mistakes. And while studying history can certainly help to understand the past and create a brighter future (I was a history major after [...]

By |January 11th, 2017|jump rope event, motivation|0 Comments
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