Triple Y Turn (Mustafina)

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Event
Floor exercise

Skill type
Turn

Known as
Triple Y turn/spin
Triple split turn
Mustafina (turn)

Named after
Aliya Mustafina (RUS)

About
The peak of the trend toward getting floor difficulty from turning elements, the triple Y is nearly always a misguided composition choice because of the likelihood of the skill being downgraded to a double Y (most instances), which also precludes having a double Y anywhere else in the routine for fear of a repeated skill.

Value
E

Currently performed by
Carlotta Ferlito (ITA)
Emma Larsson (SWE)
Aliya Mustafina (RUS)

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