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Sissone Jump

Detailed instructions for the sissone, highlighting a few common mistakes as well.

Sissone
Rob Murray Talks Pak Full Twist Plan

Rob Murray, Coach of Lexy Ramler, JO UB and AA champion talks about the plan for Lexy's unique Pak full.

Full-twisting Pak
Some Glide Kip Mistakes #2

Appropriate physical preparation is a key ingredient to mastering the glide kip.

Kip
Basic bar drills

This 30-minute clinic covers basic bar drills for core skills including flyaways, clear hip circles and giant swings.

Flyaway Clear hip circle Giant circle
SHIFT - Upper Body Strength

SHIFT Movement Science and Gymnastics Education shares a playlist for upper body strength aimed at gymnasts.

June 2011 Resnick-Forster Bar Boot Camp Clear Hips

This 10-minute video covers a portion of the clear hip clinic at the Forster-Resnik bar boot camp in 2011.

Clear hip circle
Skill Progressions #24: Round Offs

Welcome to the GymTactics Videos channel: "Tactics" is a way of thinking about skills and thinking about coaching, always striving to find the best and most efficient way of teaching skills.

Round-off
Drill for late drop Stalder on low bar

This common drill is a step up from drills on the floor for gymnasts with the requisite strength and flexibility.

Stalder
Школа гимнастики - Floor exercise

This excerpt from the Russian "School of Gymnastics" series covers floor exercise basics.

Dr. Bill Sands (USA) - Monitoring Athlete Training Loads - The Hows and Whys

Another video lecture from Dr Sands detailing more about what to monitor in training and why.

Yurchenko Drills Part 2 - Kellie Mizoguchi

This is the second part of Kellie Mizoguchi's Yurchenko drills.

Yurchenko Vault
Школа гимнастики - Parallel bars

Fundamentals on men's parallel bars are introduced in this video from the Russian "School of Gymnastics" series.

Artistic Arms for Gymnastics - Donna Culp

Here is a quick tip to create great posture and nice upper body lines.

Calf Stretching - Brandi Smith Young

Knowing how to properly stretch your calves will help avoid injury. Here Brandi Smith-Young explains one way to properly stretch your calves.

Drills for Giants on Uneven Bars

Giant swings are one of the more difficult “basic” skills that every gymnast must have. It takes strength (with out them fighting the natural swing) as well as a good  tap and extension.

Giant circle
The Straight Jump on Trampoline

The complete training on the straight jump on the big trampoline. How to teach this basic element.

Cast to Handstand Drill - Beth Gardner

Here is a simple drill from Beth Gardner to help teach the heal drive for a cast to handstand.

Cast to handstand
Body Position for Full Turn on Beam - Kellie Mizoguchi

Having great posture and body lines make the full turn beautiful. Here Kellie Mizoguchi shows drills she uses to teach this important element.

Full turn
Flexibility with Sliders - Tammy Biggs

Here are some flexibility exercises from Tammy Biggs using funiture sliders. The drills will increase both flexibility and strength in flexibility.

The Mystery Of Twisting ( George Hery ) – Gymnastics Wisdom

Twisting is indeed a mystery for many people; and mainly because we do not really understand three very important principles for analyzing movements.

Measuring Fitness in Female Gymnasts: The Gymnastics Functional Measurement Tool

The purpose of this study was to further develop the Gymnastics Functional Measurement Tool (GFMT) by establishing a scoring system for individual test items and to initiate the process of establishing the test-retest reliability and…

The Front Handspring Front Tuck

The complete training on the front handspring front tuck on vault. How to teach this skill to your gymnasts in detail.

Front Tuck Vault
Side somi drills

Here are a few quick clips of drills to help you teach the side-somi, a D skill on balance beam.

Side-somi
Squaring Off Your Roundoff - Tony Gehman

Here is a quick tip to help keep your round-off going in a straight line from Tony Gehman.

Round-off