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Elijah Cabinboy competes in the knuckle hop or seal hop competition at the 2008 World Eskimo Indian Olympics, Fairbanks, Alaska. A game of endurance, pain and strength. The object is to see how far one can go in a "push-up" hopping position, with elbows bent and knuckles down.

Knuckle hop or seal hop, WEIO

Elijah Cabinboy competes in the knuckle hop or seal hop competition at the 2008 World Eskimo Indian Olympics, Fairbanks, Alaska. A game of endurance, pain and strength. The object is to see how far one can go in a "push-up" hopping position, with elbows bent and knuckles down.

Photo ID#: 21013717.jpg
Category: Alaska Native Culture
Photographer: Patrick J Endres
Dimensions: 5616x3744
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