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A camas elasticas de jardin is basically a gymnastic and recreational equipment manufactured from a steel frame using a piece of taut, strong fabric stretched regarding this using coiled springs as anchors. The attached fabric or strong canvas sheet can be used for tumbling. Innovative trampolines are made of dense net, stretched elastically over a frame of assorted shapes. Durable materials like tarpaulin tend to be used as an alternative choice to nets.

Trampoline inherited its name from the Spanish "trampolin" meaning a diving board. Trampolines were first utilized by the Eskimos who used to toss one another up to the air on walrus skins. The very first modern trampoline was built by Larry Griswold and George Nissen in 1934. They later established the Griswold-Nissen Trampoline and Tumbling Company in 1942 and began making trampolines commercially in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


The usa Navy Flight School used trampolines in their training of pilots and navigators during World War II by allowing pilots to practice their orientation. Trampolines were also used in the space flight programme to aid train astronauts in experiencing various body positions flying.

Since the 2000 trampolining was brought to the Olympic Games as a competitive gymnastic sports. In competitive trampolining the user is permitted to bounce up to ten metres.

Trampolines have two types, recreational and competitive. Recreational trampolines are often circular, octagonal or rectangular in shape, and the materials used like the springs as well as the bed fabric are not as sturdy as that of competitive trampolines. On the other hand, competitive trampolines are made of stronger and less-elastic fabric, with the trampoline's elasticity provided only through the springs. The frames of competitive trampolines are constructed with steel that can be folded up for easy transportation to competition venues.

Some of the popular and essential trampoline accessories include covers, safety nets, ladders, anchors, tents, trampoline bounce boards, trampoline enclosure locks and spring tools. Trampoline weather covers protect the frame pads, material and stitching on the mat with the trampoline against UV rays. Trampoline accessories such as nets, also referred to as trampoline enclosures, are constructed of zinc tubes plus a tough polyethylene net to add extra safety towards the trampoline. With the growing interest in trampolining, more and more trampoline accessories are available at reasonable prices.

Trampolines can be used for entertainment. Also, they are used for diverse activities including physical education, competitive gymnastics, diving training etc. In recent years, trampolining has become a popular sport among children, because they never seem to lose their enthusiasm for trampolining.