Handspring Front Pike 1/2

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hspike12b

Event
Vault

Known as
Handspring pike 1/2

About
The handspring pike 1/2 is among the favored vaults of the early 2000s that is fairly rarely (intentionally) performed these days, with most gymnasts hoping to get credit for the layout version, even if it ends up being pretty piked and should receive pike credit. (And doesn’t.)

Value
4.60 (2017—)
5.00 (2006–2016)

Currently performed by
Daria Elizarova (RUS)
Polina Fedorova (RUS)
Phan Thi Ha Thanh (VIE)

Previously performed by (active gymnasts)
Oksana Chusovitina (SOV/UZB) (1991-1995)
Daniele Hypolito (BRA) (2001-2002)
Dipa Karmakar (IND) (2013)
Giulia Steingruber (SUI) (2010)

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