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Counter tension is pulling against your partner the weight is not evenly distributed

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Q: In gymnastics what is counter tension?
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In gymnastics what is tension?

You may be referring to body tension, which is when a muscle is "squeezed" or "tight". Try flexing your bicep. You have created tension. If you straighten your legs all the way and point your toes, with your feet and knees together, you have created tension. Gymnastics judges look for this in order to give good scores to competetive gymnasts.

Why is body tension important in gymnastics?

body tension is important as it allows you to achieve a high rated, quality standard and more professional movement and posture

What is the difference between a counter balance and counter tension?

Counter tension is when gymnasts perform a balance which involves two or more of them pulling away from each other (or a piece of apparatus), where the weight is not even, whereas counter balance is when a move is balanced (like a sea-saw) or like when a gymnast performs an arabesque, the front and back of their body counter-balance one another.

What is a counterbalance in gymnastics?

counter balance is shifting your weight side to side trying to keep your balance like in a handstand.

How do you take the tension off the serpentine belt on 1998 Buick Park Avenue?

Put the proper size wrench or socket on the pulley of the tensioner.Pull the wrench counter clockwise to release the tension on the belt.

What is tension balance in gymnastics?

Balance may mean many things, the most common is balance as in balance beam. A balance beam is a sick like figure about three feet off the ground. It is used for many gymnastics competitions.

Do people have to do gymnastics?

no people do not have to do gymnastics

Are there pairs in gymnastics?

it depends on what gymnastics you do if it is rhythmic gymnastics then yes if it is just gymnastics then no

What is aesthetic gymnastics?

There is no such thing all the different types of gymnastics are tnt gymnastics, guys artistic gymnastics, girls artistic gymnastics and rhythmic gymnastics

What is the plurarl for gymnastics?


Are british gymnastics different to American gymnastics?

No. Gymnastics is the same everywhere.

forms of gymnastics?

Rhythmic Gymnastics Trampoline. Tumbling. Acrobatic Gymnastics.