Drills

Forward Roll Progressions

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The pupil kneels on an inclined padded bench and extends their legs to raise the hips.By walking on the toes towards the hands the shoulders pass over...

Backward Roll To Handstand Progressions

category: Key-3-Backwards-roll

Teach Backward Roll to Handstand Progressions Piked Backward Roll with Early Hip Extension  Piked Backward Roll with Early Hip Extension int...

Backward Roll Progression 3

category: Key-1-content-Backward-roll

Backward roll down a gently inclined bench.Roll back from sitting position placing hands on mat by ears.Keeping legs extended, legs come over the head...

Forward Roll Progression

category: Key-3-Forward-roll

Kneeling on a platform with hands flat on the mats raise the hips by staightening the legs and walk forward on the toes pushing the hips high.As the s...

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Gymnastics progressions forward roll

This video shows "Gymnastics Progressions" for developing the Forward Roll. As each progression is introduced it is important that teachers know how t...

Gymnastics progressions backward roll

This video shows "Gymnastics Progressions" for developing the Backward Roll. As each progression is introduced it is important that teachers know how ...

Teaching kids the forward roll

USA Gymnastics Coach Eric Klauss explains how to teach kids the forward roll. For more coaching tips, and physical education resources, visit ...

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