How tall is a gymnastics mushroom?
Gymnastics mushrooms are typically 18-20 inches tall, though some may have an adjustable height.
What is a pommel trainer?
Designed by coaches, The Colt is the exact shape of a Pommel Horse at half the length for the most realistic feel to the real thing. Built in a size that allows for training in a safe format without a spotter. This versatile trainer features 3 handle placement locations: center and both ends (regulation width apart).
Which mount to the pommel horse should be learned first?
The circle is the basic foundation for learning skills on pommel horse. It is imperative that gymnasts learn the proper technique of the circle early in their career to ensure growth in routine difficulty, stability, and efficiency.
What happened to Kurt Thomas?
Kurt Thomas, the first U.S. male gymnast to win a world championship gold medal, has died. He was 64. Thomas’ family said he died Friday. He had a stroke May 24, caused by a tear of the basilar artery in the brain stem.