Team Ukraine's Acrobatic Gymnastics Routine Seems To Defy Physics

Gymnastics comes from the Greek gymnastikos, meaning “skilled in bodily exercise”, and we see that perfectly exemplified by these three young Ukrainian women who take to the stage to perform an evocative and engaging show of flexibility, balance, and control. While a sport so often known to require a great sense of balance and poise, this video is testament to just how much strength and pure fitness is required, as well as the level of trust and coordination needed while undertaking such a routine. This not the least of which because so many of the poses struck and held...

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