Tippelt

Apparatus/setup: parallel bars

FIG element: D (0.4)

Description: From handstand make an arch downswing, kick up and spread the legs above the bars and come to straddle support, followed by lift to handstand.

Synonyms

  • Tippelt (Nederlands)

Extra information

Named after the German gymnast Sven Tippelt, which was the first to show the element at the WC of 1987 in Rotterdam.

Preparation

  • Moy (parallel bars)

Elaboration