Oh, front handspring vault. Whydo you vex us so?
When I talk to gym parents vault is definitely one of the most confusing events. What distinguishes an 8.4 vault from a 9.2 vault? Sometimes, to the untrained eye, they can look exactly the same.
Of course, once they move onto the very scary and daunting flipping vaults, we just hope they survive and don’t kill themselves. But, shhh, let’s not scare the newbies.
They do the same front handspring vault in levels four, five, six and seven. How does the judging change? What are the expectations for each level?