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    Learning to do a handstand...

    Thanks for the tips Tumbellina! I'll make sure to only roll out when I overbalance. There doesn't seem to a substitute for practice, so I guess I'll continue to try :) I'll update a video as and when I make progress :D
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    Learning to do a handstand...

    WOW! Those are some seriously talented kids! Thanks for sharing the video.. I'll try and follow it.
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    Learning to do a handstand...

    Sorry, probably not a great use of wording... I was trying to say that there seems to be loads of different ways to learn. Yes, I've tried to 'un-arch', (why I look in the mirror), but cant work out how to? What do you mean by pull your ribs in? Also, do you think that my shoulders are in the...
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    Learning to do a handstand...

    Hi all, So I've decided to learn how to do a handstand, but could do with some pointers. I've read loads about this, and there doesn't seem to be a right or wrong way to learn, but I'd still like to hear any advice you may have. I can do a headstand, and have practised making my hands & head...
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    Hi all.. new member intro

    Hi Jard, thanks for the tips. I'm starting against a wall, so still have to learn how to roll out. Hardest thing so far is the pressure on my wrists - I'm clearly not as flexible as I need to be :/
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    Hi all.. new member intro

    Hi all, I'm new to gymnastics (27 years old), but have always wanted to try it. Currently setting myself a target to learn how to do a handstand - I've mastered the headstand, so thought it would be a natural progression(?). I have had a quick look for any tips on here, but couldn't find one...