The key question with this springboard accident video is: could it be a fake,. Have a look at the video of the gymnast on the springboard and make up our mind.
This actually happened at the 25th World Gymnastics Championship a springboard breaks during a jump and cause the man to fly 40 meters and crash.
This gymnast is really flying (The springboard breaks and .. this has to be fake but no, this actually happened at the 25th World Gymnastics Championship!!!
The gymnast arising completely unscathed from being launched maybe 30ft in the. any real life accidental "body flying" scenes (say motorcycle or biking accidents).. His horizontal speed when he launched from the springboard is as fast or. .. once described as the "world's largest outdoor space heater" because of the .
Maurizio Mastroianni, Recreative Rhythmic Gymnast (in AG and RG gyms). This is another vault crash caused by incorrect placement and slipping of the. (Lilia Podkopayeva, 1993 World Championships – identified by Avery Toms). Meeker missed the springboard, didn't jump and crashed against the smaller (and more .