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In Trindad and Tobago, “moko jumbies” soar high during Carnival. The traditional art of stilt dancing is a highlihht of Trinidadian celebrations, but for stilt walker Adrian Young, it’s an everyday practice. For the past 21 years, he has been dancing among the clouds. Now, through his Future Jumbies youth group, he’s helping the next generation make their own strides.
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