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Q: Why do figure skaters land all of their twisting jumps going backwards?
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How many sports can be won by going backwards?

Rowing, sculling (which is almost the same, the only difference is that in rowing you use 1 oar and sculling you use 2), backstroke in swimming, tug of war (which was an Olympic sport from 1900 to 1920), demolition derby (this is where a car goes backwards in order to hit another car), and even the high jump and pole vault you usually go over the bar backwards. Don't forget the shot put! Figure skaters spend more time going backwards than forward....

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How do you do a simple figure skating jump?

The easiest jump you could do is a Waltz jump. That's simply stroking forward and then going on your left toepick, then kicking your free leg forward and puch off with your left. You should start going forward and then landing going backwards.

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A cat going backwards says woem, woem (meow backwards).

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Which sport do you go backwards to win?

1 Rowing 2 Tug-o-War. 3 Absailing. 4 Darts. 5 Swimming (Backstroke).

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