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Yamawaki: A high bar release move first done by Japanese gymnast, Kyoji Yamawaki. It is essentially a stretched Markelov. The FIG has rated it a “D” difficulty skills. Here is a video that begins with a crash and then has Charlie Tamayo doing an incredibly high Yamawaki, with a much different (double arch) tap swing […]
3D animation is an up and coming tool for gymnasts and coaches understanding gymnastics moves, but it is still out of financial reach for most.
Motivating gymnasts and dealing with gymnast psychology is often a weakness of gymnastics coaches. Here is some information about what can improve it.
The most difficult rated vault being done, as of July 2011, is the front handspring, front layout vault with 3 twists, done by South Koreas’s Hak Seon Yang
It is often difficult to now determine who was the first to do a particular gymnastics skill and certainly one that was done 80 or more years ago.