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"Unleashing the Power of Skill: From Philip Neri to Margot Fonteyn" In the serene Village green cricket grounds of Tilford, Surrey, England, UK

Background imageSkill Collection: Village green cricket, Tilford, Surrey, England, UK

Village green cricket, Tilford, Surrey, England, UK

Background imageSkill Collection: Philip Neri

Philip Neri
ST FILIPPO (Philip) NERI popular and venerated Italian preacher known as the Apostle of Rome for his skill in winning converts; he founded the Oratorian community

Background imageSkill Collection: Hockey - Footwork, Dribbling and Passing demonstrated

Hockey - Footwork, Dribbling and Passing demonstrated. Date: circa 1910s

Background imageSkill Collection: Ju-Jitsu suffragette

Ju-Jitsu suffragette
If you want to earn some time throw a policeman! The Ju-Jitsu suffragette shows how a policeman may be tackled. Mrs Garrud, the well-known suffragette

Background imageSkill Collection: Fencing positions

Fencing positions
Page demonstrating the various positions adopted during fencing. Date: 1930

Background imageSkill Collection: Rocks balancing on driftwood, sea in background

Rocks balancing on driftwood, sea in background

Background imageSkill Collection: Womens Institute activities during the First World War

Womens Institute activities during the First World War, making jam and wicker baskets to help with the war effort. 1915

Background imageSkill Collection: Three Japanese Geisha girls playing Go

Three Japanese Geisha girls playing Go
Three Japanese Geisha girls in Kobe, Japan, playing the popular boardgame Go in their beautiful Kimonos

Background imageSkill Collection: A rock climber makes a first ascent of on the cliffs above the Llanberis Pass

A rock climber makes a first ascent of on the cliffs above the Llanberis Pass, Snowdonia National Park, Wales, United Kingdom

Background imageSkill Collection: Snooker player and table

Snooker player and table

Background imageSkill Collection: A climber ascending a cave archway at Foxhole, Gower Peninsula, Wales, United Kingdom

A climber ascending a cave archway at Foxhole, Gower Peninsula, Wales, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageSkill Collection: Africa, Morocco, Fes. Mosaic wall for fountain

Africa, Morocco, Fes. Mosaic wall for fountain

Background imageSkill Collection: Ballerina Margot Fonteyn

Ballerina Margot Fonteyn
New York, New York: September 15, 1950 Ballerina Margot Fonteyn in a production of Swan Lake

Background imageSkill Collection: A climber tackles a very difficult rock climb in the Gorge d Aveyron, near St

A climber tackles a very difficult rock climb in the Gorge d Aveyron, near St. Antonin and Gaillac, Massif Central, France

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Herne the Hunter
Herne the hunter hangs himself because his hunting skill has been taken in payment for the miraculous cure of a mortal wound. But every night he leads a spectral hunt

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U. S. Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps performing
February 27, 2007 - U.S. Marine Corps Drum and Bugle Corps perform during the Marine Corps Battle Color Ceremony at Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Arizona

Background imageSkill Collection: Mr Bossy Phelps superintending the building of Oxfords Boat at Putney on 22 February

Mr Bossy Phelps superintending the building of Oxfords Boat at Putney on 22 February
Mr " Bossy" Phelps superintending the building of Oxfords Boat at Putney on 22 February 1933 ? TopFoto

Background imageSkill Collection: Manufacture of cork balls at Chingford General view of the house 28 November 1922

Manufacture of cork balls at Chingford General view of the house 28 November 1922

Background imageSkill Collection: JACKIE ROBINSON (1919-1972). John Roosevelt Robinson, known as Jackie. American baseball player

JACKIE ROBINSON (1919-1972). John Roosevelt Robinson, known as Jackie. American baseball player. Playing first base for the Brooklyn Dodgers at Ebbets Field, Brooklyn, probably 1947

Background imageSkill Collection: Met Police cadets giving a display

Met Police cadets giving a display
A group of Metropolitan Police cadets in sports gear, giving a display of their athletic skills. Seven poles are held in place so that seven cadets can climb up and sit at the top

Background imageSkill Collection: Quad, boat containing four scullers

Quad, boat containing four scullers

Background imageSkill Collection: Gymnast performing on square rubber floor mat, panel of judges on one side

Gymnast performing on square rubber floor mat, panel of judges on one side

Background imageSkill Collection: Gears and cogs in the clockwork of a historical pendulum clock, detail, regulator

Gears and cogs in the clockwork of a historical pendulum clock, detail, regulator

Background imageSkill Collection: Teenage (16-17) male gymnast practicing on rings against black background

Teenage (16-17) male gymnast practicing on rings against black background

Background imageSkill Collection: Kite surfing on Red Sea coast of Egypt, North Africa, Africa

Kite surfing on Red Sea coast of Egypt, North Africa, Africa

Background imageSkill Collection: Detail of double bass being played by a local musician in Bar El Floridita, Havana, Cuba

Detail of double bass being played by a local musician in Bar El Floridita, Havana, Cuba, West Indies, Central America

Background imageSkill Collection: BASKETBALL GAME, c1960. Bob Cousy of the Boston Celtics (number 14)

BASKETBALL GAME, c1960. Bob Cousy of the Boston Celtics (number 14) jumps for the ball during a game against the Los Angeles Lakers, c1960

Background imageSkill Collection: Electric guitar and amplifier

Electric guitar and amplifier

Background imageSkill Collection: Apprentice carpenter

Apprentice carpenter
Young carpenters apprentice planing a block of wood, 1800s. Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration

Background imageSkill Collection: Yoga meditation, Full Moon Island, Male Atoll, Maldives, Indian Ocean, Asia

Yoga meditation, Full Moon Island, Male Atoll, Maldives, Indian Ocean, Asia

Background imageSkill Collection: Ski jumper, blue sky and ski jump, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Ski jumper, blue sky and ski jump, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia, Europe

Background imageSkill Collection: Morocco, Marrakech

Morocco, Marrakech. The Entrance to Cafrabe, Opened in 2004, Cafe Arabe is the first official cafe to have opened in the old city area. The cafe has been built in a refurbished Moroccan house

Background imageSkill Collection: Elephant painting with his trunk

Elephant painting with his trunk, Mae Sa Elephant Camp, Chiang Mai, Thailand, Asia

Background imageSkill Collection: Elderly man playing a sitar by the Ganges (Ganga) River

Elderly man playing a sitar by the Ganges (Ganga) River, Varanasi (Benares), Uttar Pradesh State, India

Background imageSkill Collection: Fencing Match Between Mademoiselle La Chevaliere D Eon De Beaumont and Monsieur De Saint George

Fencing Match Between Mademoiselle La Chevaliere D Eon De Beaumont and Monsieur De Saint George, 1787. After Charles Jean Robineau. From Connoisseur Extra No. 5 - Old Sporting Prints by Ralph Nevill

Background imageSkill Collection: French Boules Players

French Boules Players
Four French peasants in sabots and a barefoot boy judge the skill of the players in a game on a bumpy grassy field. Date: early 20th century

Background imageSkill Collection: Ice climbing on Grey Mares Tail Waterfall, Moffat Hills, Moffat Dale, Dumfries and Galloway

Ice climbing on Grey Mares Tail Waterfall, Moffat Hills, Moffat Dale, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland, United Kingdom, Europe

Background imageSkill Collection: Blacksmith shoeing a Metropolitan Police horse

Blacksmith shoeing a Metropolitan Police horse
A blacksmith shoeing a Metropolitan Police horse. There are discarded horseshoes on the floor, and more hanging from a rack on the wall. Date: circa 1960s

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Poster advertising Pollards Storefitters, showing workmen busy with their carpentry. 20th century

Background imageSkill Collection: A snowboarder jumping at Telus Half Pipe competition 2009

A snowboarder jumping at Telus Half Pipe competition 2009, Whistler mountain, 2010 Winter Olympics venue, British Columbia, Canada, North America

Background imageSkill Collection: A Watchmaker at Work

A Watchmaker at Work
A clock and watchmaker seated at his bench makes fine adjustments to a watch part, possibly a cog. He uses a bow lathe ?. Wall, mantel & grandfather clocks can be seen

Background imageSkill Collection: Gibbs Happy Families - Master Tooth

Gibbs Happy Families - Master Tooth the Dentists son. 20th century

Background imageSkill Collection: Buffalo Round Up, Custer State Park, Black Hills, South Dakota, United States of America

Buffalo Round Up, Custer State Park, Black Hills, South Dakota, United States of America, North America

Background imageSkill Collection: Interior view from tuk-tuk, Bangkok, Thailand, Southeast Asia, Asia

Interior view from tuk-tuk, Bangkok, Thailand, Southeast Asia, Asia

Background imageSkill Collection: A rock climber tackles an overhanging wall on the cliffs of Indian Creek

A rock climber tackles an overhanging wall on the cliffs of Indian Creek, a famous rock climbing area near Moab, south eastern Utah, United States of America, North America

Background imageSkill Collection: Sitar maker, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh state, India, Asia

Sitar maker, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh state, India, Asia

Background imageSkill Collection: Climber makes her way up one of the rock faces of the celebrated Mascun Gorge

Climber makes her way up one of the rock faces of the celebrated Mascun Gorge, Sierra de Guara mountains, Aragon, Spain



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"Unleashing the Power of Skill: From Philip Neri to Margot Fonteyn" In the serene Village green cricket grounds of Tilford, Surrey, England, UK, skill takes center stage as players showcase their batting and bowling prowess. Amidst the chaos of war, women in the First World War found solace and purpose through their remarkable skills displayed during Women's Institute activities. Fencing positions poised with precision - a true testament to the artistry and expertise required to master this elegant sport. Balancing rocks on driftwood against a backdrop of the vast sea symbolizes not only nature's harmony but also highlights an individual's ability to achieve balance through skillful patience. Unconventional yet empowering - witness a Ju-Jitsu suffragette demonstrating her self-defense skills, breaking stereotypes while fighting for equality. The strategic game of Go comes alive as three Japanese Geisha girls engage in intense concentration and mental agility while showcasing their mastery over this ancient board game. Legends come alive as Herne the Hunter roams through folklore embodying unparalleled hunting skills passed down through generations. Hockey enthusiasts mesmerize with footwork that rivals ballet dancers' gracefulness while displaying dribbling and passing techniques that leave opponents astounded. Scaling new heights both physically and mentally, rock climbers conquer uncharted territories above Llanberis Pass – pushing boundaries with every first ascent they make. Ballerina Margot Fonteyn epitomizes elegance personified as she gracefully glides across stages worldwide – her impeccable technique captivating audiences for decades.