Belyavskiy leads Russian Championships prelims 

1 David Belyavskiy 85.600
2 Artur Dalaloyan 85.250
3 Vladislav Polyashov 84.050
4 Ivan Stretovich 83.700
5 Kirill Prokopyev 83.000


Nikita Nagornyy competed only 4 apparatus. And looked GREAT on those.


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Marios wins P Bars

Another tie break goes to the gymnast with the higher E-score. That’s usually Marios.

P Bars
1. Marios Georgiou CYP 14.533
2. Nile Wilson ENG 14.533
3. Frank Baines SCO 14.400

GREAT Final. Many of the guys hit just about as well as they can.

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FIG Individual World Cup Series winners

Oksana Chusovitina (UZB, Vault), LUO Huan (CHN, Uneven Bars and Beam), Emily Little (AUS, Floor), Rok Klavora (SLO, Floor), Krisztian Berki (HUN, Pommel Horse), Igor Radivilov (Rings and Vault), Zou Jingyuan (CHN, Parallel Bars), Tin Srbic (CRO, Horizontal Bar).

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Extreme Athletic Supply X Bar

Good idea. I’d use this.

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Coach uses the terms “lefty” and “righty“. He’s talking about the support hand on the forward pirouette, not the direction of twist. (The first girl twists to the left, the second to the right.)