Who Will Be the St. Paul Bouncing Girl?

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The St. Paul Winter Carnival is happening this week. One popular tradition is a performance by the St. Paul Bouncing Team. Fourteen men pull a round, canvas blanket tight, a woman rolls on, then they rocket her into the air.

It's a competitive process to get on the team. The future bouncing girl must be less than 120 pounds and very flexible. Fortunately, no one has ever been dropped, team members say.

Bouncing Girl

Bouncing girl Jodi Guelzow flies high at Rice Park in downtown St. Paul. Courtesy of the St. Paul Bouncing Team hide caption

itoggle caption Courtesy of the St. Paul Bouncing Team



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