Balance beam

(Sport: Women's Gymnastics)


The beam measures 17ft long, 4ft high and 4in wide. It is covered with vinyl or leather and is made of wood padded with foam rubber. A gymnast will approach the beam from the board or floor and the exercise must last from 70 to 90 seconds. She can use two static holds on the beam.

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