Canadian trampolinist Jason Burnett to Beijing

I am very happy to report that Jason has secured the Canadian spot in the Olympics. He’s done more crazy things on trampoline than anyone else in history — but has had an inconsistent record in competition. I was afraid he might not qualify for 2008.

For example, here’s his 10 triple somersault routine on Super Tramp.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

That was Jason age-18 in 2004. A wonderkind.

Check Related Videos on YouTube for more astonishing Jason Burnett clips.

The Canadian woman, not surprisingly, will be Karen Cockburn who took Bronze in both 2004 and 2008. Both are coached by Dave Ross.

(via Gymnastics Canada)

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Rick Mc

Career gymnastics coach who loves the outdoors, and the internet.

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