jump turns

Tired of watching questionable Gymnastics turns?

Dancers Andrei Batalov and Leonid Sarafanov show the real stuff. :-)

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Thanks Vadim.

Twin City Twisters warm-up dance

Arabian Punch Front linked to this brilliant choreography. :-)

Watch it on Facebook. This one won’t embed for some reason understood only by Facebook.

Polina Semionova – ballet solo

Polina Semionova … is a Russian ballet dancer who is currently a principal dancer with the American Ballet Theatre. …

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(via Ellen Konert-Dowling)

Thought of You – Ryan Woodward

This beautiful dance animation got me thinking …. Could a computer judge artistry?

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube. (2010)

I actually prefer the music in a variation on Facebook. (VIDEO)

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Maria Paseka – Floor

Seems to me this is exactly the kind of FX routine that has so long – until lately – been criticized as “American“.

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Maria is no classic Russian gymnast. :-)

be the girl on the right

Many gymnasts tell how their parents first took them to dance.

TOO BORING. :-)

be the girl on the right

Swan Lake – Great Chinese State Circus

Acrobatic Gymnastics meets ballet.

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