Fangymnastics linked to a news clip with Larisa Iordache training Amanar and Sandra Izbasa a Cheng.
Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.
Andy Thornton calculates that it could help put Romania on the podium as a Team, despite weak Bars.
I’m skeptical. Many girls train those vaults on to resi-pit, but don’t compete them. Brenna Dowell from GAGE has a terrific Amanar, for example, but it isn’t consistent nor safe enough to use in competition on hard mats.
I’ll believe it IF they try them in the friendly in Bucharest this week.