Gymnasts are not known for being comedic when they are on the floor. Gymnasts are typically people in their teens or twenties as well. Gymnastics styles have changed a great deal since the 1980’s. As such, this video is going to be striking for a lot of people. The gymnast in the video is in his mid-thirties and has a comedic flair that is certainly atypical in this profession. However, he demonstrates the grace and athleticism that the sport demands.
The announcers make note of this unique aspect of his performance. They also read off the gymnast’s statistics, some of which are more surprising than others.
This is a video that verges on being historic, which makes it intriguing on that basis alone. People should please SHARE this video on Facebook, since it is an interesting vintage presentation of gymnastics, and it would be an impressive gymnastics performance in absolutely any era.[mashshare]