Round-off Straddle Back

Uneven Bars

Skill type

Known as
Straddle back mount
Round-off straddle back

Enjoy your broken butt! That is all I can possibly think of when presented with the notion of this mount. Unlike many of its olde-tyme mount sisters, this one is actually kind of realistic in a modern elite gymnastics context. You could totally connect a Stalder Shaposhnikova out of it without being hit by the empty swing police. Or, you could if it were not valued at B and therefore entirely pointless because so is a giant.


Because gymnastics is a comedy, not a drama

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