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Flashcards in Level 2 Vault Deck (28):
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A. General Deductions
1. Failure to maintain a straight body position
Arch:______
Pike:______

Arch: Each phase up to .30
Pike: Each phase up to .50

2

A. General Deductions
2. Legs bent

Each phase up to .30

3

A. General Deductions
3. Legs separated

Each phase up to .20

4

A. General Deductions
4. Incorrect foot form

Each phase up to .10

5

A. General Deductions
5. Incorrect head alignment

Each phase up to .10

6

A. General Deductions
6. Deviation from straight direction

Up to .30

7

A. General Deductions
7. Insufficient dynamics (speed/power)

Up to .30

8

A. General Deductions
8. Assistance of coach after gymnast achieves hand support on the mat stack

2.00

9

A. General Deductions
8.
--If the gymnast never achieves vertical and returns to the board (or lands on the mat stack between the board and hand placement)

VOID

10

A. General Deductions
9. Performing incorrect vault (i.e. squat on, etc.)

VOID

11

A. General Deductions
10. Assistance of coach from board to mat stack (NO DEDUCTION for coach standing between board & mat stack)

VOID

12

A. General Deductions
11. Run-approach without executing the vault (Balk)

No Deduction

13

A. General Deductions
12. Touching the springboard or mat stack

Balk

14

B. Run and Board Contact: (Fall on runway during approach = Balk (not fall or Void)
1. Insufficient acceleration during the run

Up to .30

15

B. Run and Board Contact: (Fall on runway during approach = Balk (not fall or Void)
2. Failure to maintain horizontal running speed to the board

Up to .30

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B. Run and Board Contact: (Fall on runway during approach = Balk (not fall or Void)
3. Excessive forward lean of the body upon board contact

Up to .30

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C. First Flight Phase:

See A. General Vault Deductions

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D. Support Phase:
1. Arms bent

Up to .50

19

D. Support Phase:
2. Completely bent arms causing head to contact mat

2.00

20

D. Support Phase:
3. Incorrect shoulder alignment (showing a shoulder angle less than 180 degrees)

Up to .30

21

D. Support Phase:
4. Failure to show an inverted vertical position from hands to hips (performing a forward rolling action)

Up to 2.00

22

D. Support Phase:
5. Contacting the mat stack with the hands after vertical
*from 1-45 degrees past vertical:________
*from 46-89 degrees past vertical:_______

*from 1-45 degrees--- .05-.50
*from 46-89 degrees--- .55-1.00

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D. Support Phase:
6. If both hands land beyond the tape line

.50

24

D. Support Phase:
7. Staggered hand placement: one hand inside zone, one over line

.20

25

D. Support Phase:
8. Additional hand placements (taking steps/hops on hands)

Each .10

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D. Support Phase:
9. Failure to contact mat with both hands (performs a front layout or touches with only one hand)

3.00

27

E. Post-Handstand Phase

See A. General Vault Deductions

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F. Landing Phase
1. Failure to finish in a straight lying position on the back
--Examples for applying this deduction:
*The gymnast lands on her feet, salutes, and steps off mat
*The gymnast lands on her seat with a 90 degree hip angle, salutes, and steps off the mat
*The gymnast lands on her back with an arch and bent legs, salutes and steps off the mat

Up to 1.00

*The gymnast lands on feet, salutes, and steps off the mat ---- 1.00
*The gymnast lands on her seat with a 90 degree hip angle, salutes, and steps off the mat --- .50
* The gymnast lands on her back with an arch and bent legs, salutes and steps off the mat --- .50