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The Sport of Juggling|
by Wayne MacAulay
The sport of juggling requires an enormous amount of concentration and discipline. It takes many years of practice to be able to make a living as the Buskers do. Many people who try this skill lack the discipline to stay with it and give up after only a few tries, thinking that either youíre good or youíre not. The truth is that nobody can just pick up three balls one day and magically start to juggle. You need to always concentrate on what youíre doing and not at who is watching you or anything else that may be on your mind. It may take you a year of juggling two in one hand before you can even add in the third ball. Some people are talented enough to juggle such things as chainsaws and torches while riding a unicycle but they have been practicing for years. No doubt they started just like everyone else, with three balls, then step-by-step they learned and perfected new tricks and added them together to create a juggling show. If youíre interested in juggling, donít try doing these death defying tricks; learn one at a time like riding the unicycle then juggling knives or torches, only after youíve mastered the art of juggling. Then just put it all together and you will be one of the show stopping jugglers.