Looks like somebody’s getting a flogging here but in actual fact they’re not canes and these feet aren’t responding to the sting from them.
This is ‘Double Dutch’, an incentive for some schools to increase fitness and coordination in students. Looks like it’s working too.
Monty Python’s ‘Ministry Of Silly Walks’ comes to mind here and I’m sure John Cleese would approve.
Skipping is an activity that’s declined over the years but this resurgence is good news for parents of obese children, the rope-manufacturing business and Play Of The Day!