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The vault is a table apparatus where a gymnast runs, jumps on a springboard onto the table, pushes off, and does a trick involving multiple flips and/or twists.

The beam is a 4 foot high, 4 inch wide, beam where the gymnast performs a series of jumps, turns, and acrobatics.

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