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In GIF: Dutch Tisha Volleman Competing The Highest Rated Mount On Balance Beam

 Tisha Volleman of Netherlands competes one of the rarest skills in gymnastics. Volleman mounts the balance beam with a round-off at end of ...

 Tisha Volleman of Netherlands competes one of the rarest skills in gymnastics. Volleman mounts the balance beam with a round-off at end of beam – take off bwd. with ½ turn (180°)– tucked salto fwd. to stand AKA Arabian.

The mount was originated by Croatia's Tina Erceg, who was the first female gymnast ever to represent independent Croatia at the Olympic Games.

It is rated a G, the highest difficulty rating for mounts.







Volleman has recently shared a video of herself nailing the mount while training for the Olympic trials.




Her teammate Lieke Wevers previously trained the mount. 


By Gigi Farid.

Gifs by narfcostumes / postolympicworlds


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