Back Handspring 3/4 (Omelianchik)

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Event
Balance beam

Skill type
Acrobatic

Known as
Back handspring 3/4
Omelianchik

Named after
Oksasa Omelianchik (SOV)

About
A rather rare skill on the beam—I guess because it’s like hard or something—the back handspring with 3/4 twist is the cool and artistic aunt of the back handspring 1/1 twist because it lends itself to ending in creative, show-off ways, like stag position handstands or, say, lifting one arm.

Value
D

Currently performed by
Catalina Ponor (ROU)
Brittany Rogers (CAN)

 

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