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Does Donald Trump have an Edwards-Clinton problem? - The Hill

Skaters are judged on whether they can do a “Biellmann spin” after a “triple Lutz.” Those are dangerous moves to be sure, but nothing like the routine facing President Trump Donald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind ...

Watch Kristi Yamaguchi Decode Her Own Figure Skating Moves - SELF

“There is a hollow under the blade that's curved on the bottom, and that gives us the ability to use that rocker for the jumps, to lift, to spin,” she said. She then talks us through five jumps and spins that are all enabled by applying force to or ...

Russia win fifth successive team gold in rhythmic gymnastics - The Indian Express

They drew rapturous applause as they each arched one leg back to perform a synchronised fast-paced Biellmann spin. Russia's dynamic performance with their second routine allowed them to leapfrog the early pacesetters, and they topped the standings with ...

Lori Nichol elected to World Figure Skating Hall of Fame - CBC.ca

Canadian Lori Nichol, shown here working with Patrick Chan at the 2010 Vancouver Games, has choreographed the programs for 10 Olympic medallists. (Paul Chiasson/Canadian Press). 0 comments. Innovative skater Denise Biellmann of Switzerland and renowned ...

Skating: Denis Ten shared his tricks of the trade with young skaters of Astana - Tengrinews

Denis Ten is one of few male figure skaters, who can perform the Biellmann spin. The Biellmann spin is an upright figure skating spin in which the skater executes a one-foot spin while holding the other foot extended over and behind the head, forming a ...

For a DC hairdresser, a love of figure skating becomes a dream fulfilled - Washington Post

“And Denise Biellmann. She's the one they named the Biellmann Spin after, that one where they're spinning . . . and it looks like a teardrop. When I first saw her do it, I was just insane.” On a recent Friday afternoon, Bolek applied caramel highlights ...

Russia Turns The Dreamtime Into A Nightmare - Deadspin (blog)

Though somehow I doubt most Aboriginal dances include synchronized Biellmann Spins. Indigenous groups are up in arms: Sol Bellear, from the New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council, described the dance as "very offensive". "We see it as stealing ...

The Biellmann spin is an upright figure skating spin in which the skater executes a one-foot spin while holding the other foot extended over and behind the head, forming a teardrop shape with the body. The spin has also been referred to as a "tulip on a turn-table" due to the shape formed by the torso and leg. The position requires very great flexibility and spinning ability, and is almost always performed by women.

Figure skating element
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Element name: Biellmann spin
Element type: Upright spin
Named for: Denise Biellmann

The Biellmann spin is an upright figure skating spin in which the skater executes a one-foot spin while holding the other foot extended over and behind the head, forming a teardrop shape with the body. The spin has also been referred to as a "tulip on a turn-table" due to the shape formed by the torso and leg. The position requires very great flexibility and spinning ability, and is almost always performed by women.

The Biellmann position is also used as a spiral position and as a position in ice dancing lifts.