Monday, July 22, 2013

With The Current Distance Between Bars, Is this transition Possible?

The uneven parallel bars event has changed a lot over the years. At that time the low and the high bar were closer to each other than they are now.

The transition is "swing forward with 1.5 turn over low bar, also known as Strong (Lori Strong).  The transition is an E.



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7 comments:

  1. Is it a E element please?

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  2. She doesn't flip...only twists. I don't think this is categorized as a Pak Salto.

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    1. I did some research and edited the post :)

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    2. The "Strong" is one of my favorite skills. Too bad it is rated so low...too risky .

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  3. Its a "Strong" named after Canadian gymnast Lori Strong.

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  4. I bet you anything that if the "Strong" is upgraded to an F or even G, many more gymnasts will attempt it. BTW, its one of my favorite skills.

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  5. They should also upgrade the "Burda twirl".

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