Category: vault

“The best DTY vaults, in my opinion, are the…

“The best DTY vaults, in my opinion, are the ones where you have to watch the vault at least twice to determine whether it was a DTY or an FTY without checking the start value.”

“Ok, so Maroney had the better Amanar, but t…

“Ok, so Maroney had the better Amanar, but the real question is: who had/has the better Cheng? Biles or Cheng Fei?”

“Just realized Paseka has more vault medals …

“Just realized Paseka has more vault medals than Maroney.”

“i’ll say it again but the airtime in mckayl…

“i’ll say it again but the airtime in mckayla maroney’s amanar is just breathtaking”

“For the last few years, vault scoring has a…

“For the last few years, vault scoring has always been a bit strange compared to the other events but it’s especially bad now. Vaults regularly score 9+ in E even with not great form or steps on the landing, but a clean set on bars/beam/floor with just minor issues is lucky to break 8.5. This also means that vault holds the most weight in AA/team which kind of screws over gymnasts who aren’t as strong on it.”

“Vault logic: DTY is ‘average’ and a lot of …

“Vault logic: DTY is ‘average’ and a lot of gymnasts can perform it. Amanar is the mark of a vault goddess.”

“Eugenea Golea had a better DTY in 1987 than…

“Eugenea Golea had a better DTY in 1987 than some gymnasts do now. Bravo.”

“I want simone to get the Biles 1-6 on vault b…

“I want simone to get the Biles 1-6 on vault by the time she retires: the cheng ½, the TTY, the cheng 1/1, the front double, the front 2.5 and the dragulescu.”

“Simone has the only non-chucked Cheng in th…

“Simone has the only non-chucked Cheng in the ladies’ field right now. All the others are downright terrifying and I wish they would stop doing it before something bad happens.”

“i did an amanar with a big lunge forward in m…

“i did an amanar with a big lunge forward in my dreams last night”