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Old 01-30-2009, 11:35 AM   #11
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Re: Q for Tucker - Grip Thumbs Round the Bar?

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...if you know how to use an active and transtional grip and release tension with thumb around the apparatus and hand still over hand and around bar you will tear less often...
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Can you describe this or point me in the right direction for some info.

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Old 01-30-2009, 06:15 PM   #12
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Re: Q for Tucker - Grip Thumbs Round the Bar?

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Jerry as a rule of thumb (awful....awful pun) always listen to Tucker, Steven Low, Robert Lowe, or Roger Harllel (sp?) over what I write or anyone esle for that matter when it comes to gymnastics.
I know, thats why the title is "Q for Tucker"...
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Old 01-30-2009, 07:08 PM   #13
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Re: Q for Tucker - Grip Thumbs Round the Bar?

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sorry to disagree with you... if you know how to use an active and transtional grip and release tension with thumb around the apparatus and hand still over hand and around bar you will tear less often .......


much love - tuck
I'm sure that would make a very interesting main page video, he said pleadingly.

I'm 220lb and blessed with very small weiner fingers, so my hands are ripped up all the time.

If you could also put Gillian in the video that would be much appreciated ;-)
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Old 01-30-2009, 10:49 PM   #14
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Re: Q for Tucker - Grip Thumbs Round the Bar?

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I'm sure that would make a very interesting main page video, he said pleadingly.

I'm 220lb and blessed with very small weiner fingers, so my hands are ripped up all the time.

If you could also put Gillian in the video that would be much appreciated ;-)
let me get on that
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Re: Q for Tucker - Grip Thumbs Round the Bar?

is that something you will be going through at a cert?

i'm going to the one in perth and I have no idea what to do with anything gymnastics... heck, i haven't even been upside down outside a roller coaster, and I had my eyes closed then!!!
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is that something you will be going through at a cert?

i'm going to the one in perth and I have no idea what to do with anything gymnastics... heck, i haven't even been upside down outside a roller coaster, and I had my eyes closed then!!!
yes - we go over much in the gymnastic cert... safety is also key and we will baby step ya all the way - then watch you kick some Arse!

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