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Free Live Video of Today’s Oklahoma @ TWU Meet

January 23, 2011


The Oklahoma Sooners are in the Lone Star State to compete against the Texas Woman’s Pioneers today, Sunday January 23 at 4pm CT. The Sooners narrowly defeated Oregon State at the quad meet in Norman Friday night. Free live streaming video of today’s competition is available from the TWU Athletics website. Good luck to both […]

Live Updates of Oklahoma, Penn State Meets

January 21, 2011


There are several great college meets this weekend. Visit us on Facebook and Twitter for live updates of the Oklahoma and Penn State games. The Oklahoma quad meet starts at 7PM CT Friday, January 21. Oklahoma hosts Oregon State, Centenary and Denver. On Saturday January 22, we’re reporting the University of New Hampshire at Penn […]

Happy Holidays!

December 23, 2010


Double Front wishes everyone Happy Holidays and and a joyous New Year! New posts start next week and include an introduction to digital gymnastics communities. Until then, enjoy these two videos from the 1989 World Championships Team Final. These routines from Soviet team members Olyesa Dudnik and Olga Strageva are two of the most dramatic, […]

What’s a Double Front?

December 22, 2010


A library colleague asked me this question yesterday after I introduced her to the blog. Gymnastics fans—you know what a double front is. For those new to gymnastics, a double front is a forward flip (or salto) in the tucked or piked position with two rotations.  This skill is performed on the floor exercise, as […]