Uneven Bars: Skills

Skills are generally listed in order of appearance/Element # in the current COP. Skills not in the current COP are either inserted within the appropriate group, OR in one of the latter sections listed below: 





Format
*Gymnast/s, Year & Competition if known (bolded if officially named for gymnast at some point)
Skill name/description -- DV (Table of Elements #) [IF in current COP]

*Starred entries (still) credited to athlete in current COP.






Jump to double free hip circle fwd on LB (Caslavska-Mount) -- n/a
  • Last listed in 1993 COP -- B (1.205)

Groshkova / *Makhautsova, 2011 Worlds
Free hecht over LB w. legs together to hang on HB -- C (1.306)

Straddle jump over LB, immediate free hip to hstd on HB -- n/a

RO, Flight bwd through clear straddle support on LB w. Stalder to hstd -- n/a
  • Listed only in 1989 COP -- C (1.67)

RO, back tuck over LB -- D (1.409)

*Gonzalez, 2003 Worlds or 2004 Olympics?
RO, FF through hstd on LB -- D (1.409)

RO, FF w. 1/1 twist to clear support (or through hstd) on LB -- E (1.509)

Goodwin, 1981 Worlds
RO, Arabian over LB to brief sit on LB -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2005 COP -- D (1.413)

RO, tucked arabian over LB to hang on HB -- E (1.509)

*Maaranen, 2006 Worlds
Jump w. extended body to hstd on LB w. 1/1 turn in hstd phase -- D (1.410)

Jump to clear support on HB, clear hip circle to hstd w. 1/2 turn -- D (1.411)

Egervari & Medvecky, 1974 Worlds
Front salto over LB to sit on LB -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2005 COP -- C (1.310)






Free hip circle bwd on LB, hecht w. free straddle fwd over bar to rear support -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 2005 COP -- B (7.202)

Schier, 1983 Worlds?
Uprise straddle vault or flank vault to regrasp HB -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 2006 COP -- C (2.302)

Uprise bwd to hstd on HB -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2006 COP -- B (2.203)

Cast hstd w. 1/2 turn to mixed or L-grip -- B (2.201)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Cast to hstd w. hop to reverse grip and 1/1 turn to mixed L-grip -- C (2.301)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Cast hstd w. 1.5 turn to mixed L-grip -- D (2.401)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

*Reeder
Back uprise to hstd w. 1.5 turn -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2006 COP -- D (2.404)

*Caslavska, 1964 Olympics
From front support on HB--swing bwd w. release and 1/1 turn (Caslavska-Pirouette) -- C (2.303)

*Radochla, 1964 Olympics / Brause, 1966 Worlds
From inner front support on LB - cast w. salto roll fwd to HB (Radochla roll) -- D (2.403)
  • Apparently, a "Radochla" was once a general term for any (straddle) salto between the bars. It's unclear what the original "variation" performed by Birgit Radochla was, but the only Radochla roll in the current code is the skill originated by Brause (and credited as such through the 1997 COP).

From hstd on LB, salto fwd to catch HB -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2007 COP -- C (2.303)

Cast w. salto fwd straddled to regrasp (Comaneci salto) -- E (2.503)

*Weiler kip (Clear hip circle fwd to hstd) -- D (2.404)

Back uprise and clear hip circle to hstd w. 1/2 turn to L-grip -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 2005 COP -- C (3.305)

Clear hip circle w. 1/2 turn to L-grip -- C (2.305)
  • Credited only in 1997 COP.

Clear hip circle through hstd w. 1/1 turn after hstd (Kraker Circle) -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 1993 COP -- C (2.308)

Clear hip circle to hstd w. 1/1 turn -- D (2.405)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Clear hip circle w. 1.5 turn to mixed L-grip -- E (2.505)

Inner clear hip circle through hstd on LB w. flight bwd to HB -- D (2.406)

Shaposhnikova w. 1/2 turn in flight -- E (2.506)

Comaneci? / *Hindorff, 1978 Worlds

Submitted @ 2009 Worlds by Katja Bou Aram -  Not awarded (per GymSymbol)
Shaposhnikova w. 1/1 turn in flight [Shap full] -- E

*Delladio, 2006 Worlds
From hstd on LB - hecht vault to hang on HB -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2007 COP -- C (2.303)

Thomas flair on LB -- n/a






Bwd giant circle (Giant) -- B (3.201)

Dussier
Giant in cross grip -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 2005 COP -- B (4.202)

Giant on 1 arm -- B (3.201)

Giant w. 1/1 turn in the upward swing, completed shorty before hstd phase, ending in L-hang -- n/a
  • Listed and credited only in 1993 COP -- C (5.301)

Shahaf, 1994 Worlds
Cross-change giant w. 1/2 turn in hstd -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 2005 COP -- B (5.204)

Giant w. 1/1 turn to L-grip -- C (3.301)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Oka, 1991 Worlds
Giant w. hop to reverse grip and 1/1 turn to mixed L-grip -- C (3.301)??
  • Last credited in 2005 COP -- C (4.303)

Giant w. hop full -- D (3.401)

Giant w. 1.5 turn to regular grip -- D (3.401)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Giant w. 1.5 turn to mixed L-grip -- D (3.401)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Giant w. 2/1 turn -- D (3.401)

Swing fwd w. 1.5 twist in flight over LB -- E (3.502)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

*Tkatchev  (Bwd giant w. counter straddle reverse hecht to regrasp) -- D (3.403)
  • Retroactively named w. 2009 COP.

Tkatchev tucked -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 1993 COP -- D (2.415)

Long swing fwd w. 1/2 turn, pike vault w. 1/2 over HB to hang -- D (3.403)

*Tkatchev piked -- E (3.503)

*Kononenko, 2011 Worlds
Tkatchev w. 1/2 turn to hang in mixed grip -- E (3.503)

Swing fwd w. 1/2 turn - 1/2 turn to counter straddle -- G (3.703)

Straddled Pak salto -- C (3.304)

Layout flyaway from HB to clear support on LB (Pak salto) -- D (3.404)

Pak salto w. 1/1 turn in flight -- E (3.504)

Swing fwd w. counter salto fwd straddled to regrasp HB (Counter-Kim) -- F (3.604)

*Deltchev  (Release w. 1/2 turn, then straddled front salto to regrasp) -- D (3.405)

Piked Deltchev -- n/a

*Gienger  (Piked flyaway w. 1/2 turn to regrasp) -- D (3.405)

Layout Gienger -- D (3.405)

One-Arm Gienger -- D (3.405)
  • Last credited in 2006 COP.

Straddled flyaway w. 1/2 turn to regrasp -- D (3.405)

*Hristakieva, 1992 Worlds (1st competed at 1991 Jr. Europeans)
Layout flyaway w. 1.5 turns to regrasp [Def] -- G (3.705)

Galloway, 1994 Worlds?
Front giant in regular grip ("slip grip") -- B (3.206)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Front giant (in reverse grip) w. 1/1 turn to reverse grip -- C (3.306)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP

Front giant (in reverse grip) w. 1/1 turn to regular grip -- C (3.306)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Front giant (in reverse grip) w. initiation of 1/1 turn on 1 arm before hstd phase to L-grip -- E (3.506)
  • Credited only in 2005 COP.

Front giant in reverse grip w. 1.5 turn to hstd -- E (3.506)

From HB - Swing bwd to front layout w. 1/2 turn to catch LB -- D (3.407)

Unknown
*Jaeger (Tucked front flyaway to regrasp) -- C (3.308)

Schlegel, 1980 World Cup? / Kessler, 1981 Worlds
*Jaeger straddled -- D (3.408)

Unknown
*Jaeger piked -- D (3.408)

Jaeger stretched -- E (3.508)

Jaeger straddled w. 1/2 -- E (3.508)
  • Credited to Collaud in 2005 COP. Skill not listed in 2006 ed. Re-submitted and credited to Li Ya.

Jaeger piked w. 1/2 -- n/a

Swing bwd w. salto fwd tucked over HB to catch in reverse grip (Mo salto) [Gaylord I] -- G (3.708)

Layout Gienger over HB to regrasp [Gaylord II] -- n/a

*Wenning, 1991 Worlds
Swing bwd w. free stoop and 1/2 turn over HB to hang -- C (3.309)

*Volpi, 1991 Worlds
Swing bwd w. straddle vault and 1/2 turn over HB to hang -- C (3.309)

Swing bwd w. 1/2 turn and straddle flight over HB to regrasp [Markelov] -- D (3.409)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Fwd giant in L-grip (L-grip giant) -- C (3.310)

*Zaitseva, 1994 Worlds?

L-grip giant w. hop to reverse grip and 1/1 turn to mixed or L-grip -- D (3.410)
  • Last credited in 2006 COP.

L-grip giant w. 1/1 turn on 1 arm - and side flair of free arm - to reverse grip [Ono] -- E (3.510)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

L-grip giant w. hop to reverse grip and initiation of 1/1 turn on 1 arm before hstd phase to L-grip -- E (3.510)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Chelsea Otto?
Tucked double salto over HB to regrasp [Kovacs] -- n/a






Kip on HB, passing through clear straddle support - swing/press to hstd w. 1/2 turn -- B (4.201)

Stalder-bail to hstd -- n/a

Stalder shoot from LB to HB -- C (4.302)

Bileck & Kessler, 1983 Worlds
Stalder (not to hstd) to Tkatchev (Kessler-Straddle) -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 1993 COP -- D (2.412)

Stalder through hstd to Tkatchev -- E (4.502)

Stalder through hstd to piked Tkatchev -- F (4.602)

Stalder fwd (Endo) in L grip, w. 1/2 turn to hstd -- D (4.403)

Endo in L grip w. 1/1 turn on 1 arm [Endo-Ono] -- E (4.503)
  • Element not named b/c it was determined to be a different "technique," not a new skill.

Stalder bwd w. 1/2 turn to L-grip -- C (4.304)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Stalder bwd w. 1/1 turn -- D (4.404)

Stalder bwd w. 1.5 turn to mixed-L grip -- D (4.504)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

Stalder hecht from LB to HB -- C (4.305)

Stalder Shaposhnikova -- D (4.405)

Stalder Shaposhnikova w. 1/2 turn in flight -- E (4.505)

Semenova, 2009 Europeans / Submitted by Nabieva @ 2011 Worlds - Not Performed
Inbar stalder bwd w. 1.5 turn to hstd -- E (4.507)

Inbar stalder hecht from LB to HB -- C (4.308)

Clear pike circle bwd to rear inverted pike support -- D (4.408)

Inbar Stalder Shaposhnikova -- E (4.508)

Inbar Stalder Shaposhnikova w. 1/2 turn in flight -- E (4.508)

Inbar Stalder through hstd to Tkatchev -- E (4.509)

Endo-Jaeger -- n/a

Stoop circle fwd to straddle cut w. 1/2 turn [Carballo I] -- n/a






From hstd, stoop in to Adler (fwd seat circle, dislocate to L-grip hstd) -- E (5.501)

German giant (back giant in rear support) - continuing through clear rear pike support over HB to hang -- D (5.402)

Clear rear pike support on HB - Circle swing bwd to Pak salto -- D (5.402)

Clear rear pike support on HB - Circle swing bwd and 1/2 turn w. flight to hstd on LB -- D (5.402)
  • Last credited in 2006 COP.

German giant w. stoop out bwd to hang -- C (5.303)

German giant to reverse hecht -- D (5.403)

Zuchold, 1966 Worlds
Inverted pike swing on HB - dislocate (Schleudern) w. flight to hstd on LB (Zuchold-Schleudern) -- D (5.404)

*Hoefnagel, 2006 Worlds
Pike sole circle fwd in L-grip w. 1/1 turn in hstd -- D (5.405)

*Burda, 1970 Worlds (1st performed at 1967 USSR Spartakiade) / Tourischeva, 1970 Worlds
Underswing w. 1.5 turn to hang (Burda twirl) -- C (5.307)

*Kim
Toe-on underswing to counter straddle fwd (Toe-on Counter-Kim) -- F (5.607)

Pike sole circle bwd w. 1/1 turn to mixed or L-grip -- D (5.408)
  • Last credited in 2005 COP.

*Lucke, 1999 Worlds
Pike sole circle bwd w. 1.5 turns to L-grip -- E (5.508)

Toe-on Shaposhnikova -- D (5.409)

Toe-on Shaposhnikova w. 1/2 turn in flight -- E (5.509)

Toe-on Shaposhnikova w. 1/1 turn in flight -- E (5.509)

Toe-on Tkatchev -- D (5.409)

Toe-on piked Tkatchev -- E (5.509)

Toe-on Tkatchev w. 1/2 turn -- F (5.609)

Toe-on layout Tkatchev -- G (5.709)






*Plichta, 2007 Worlds
Stalder bwd to front tucked salto -- C (6.302)

Piked stalder to salto fwd stretched w. 1/2 turn -- D (6.402)

Underswing w. 1/2 twist to salto bwd tucked or piked (Comaneci Dismount) -- B (6.203)

Clear hip circle w. 1/2 turn to salto bwd stretched -- D (6.403)

Arzhannikova & *Kraeker, 1978 Worlds
Underswing w. 1/2 turn to salto bwd tucked w. full twist -- D (6.403)

Double-twisting layout flyaway -- C (6.304)

*Ji Hae-Sung

*Bar

Tucked double back -- B (6.205)

Tucked full-in -- D (6.405)

Tucked full-out -- D (6.405)

Salto bwd stretched w. 1/2 twist into salto fwd piked w. 1/2 twist -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2007 COP -- D (6.405)

Double back salto tucked w. 1.5 twists -- E (6.505)

Kozlova, 1988 / *Fabrichnova, 1993 Worlds
Tucked full-in full-out -- F (6.605)

Double salto bwd piked, then stretched -- n/a
  • Listed and credited only in 1993 COP.

Double layout -- D (6.406)

Double layout w. 1/1 twist -- E (6.506)

Layout full-out -- E (6.506)

Double-twisting double layout -- G (6.706)

Salto bwd tucked w. 1/2 twist - into salto fwd tucked -- D (6.407)

Giovannini, 2008 Olympics (According to GymSymbol, "submitted at 2008 OG, but not performed successfully")
Swing fwd w. 1/2 twist to double salto fwd piked w. 1/2 twist -- D (6.407) 

*Blanco, 2002 World Cup
Salto bwd stretched w. 1/2 twist - into salto fwd stretched -- E (6.507)

*Li Ya & *Giovannini, 2006 Worlds
Swing fwd w. 1/2 twist to double salto fwd piked -- E (6.507)

Triple salto bwd tucked -- G (6.707)

*Pechstein, 1993 Worlds

Tucked double front -- D (6.408)

Ella Sarkadi, 2001-2002?
Piked double front -- n/a

Tucked double front w. 1/2 twist -- D (6.408)

Swing bwd w. 1/2 turn in flight to double salto bwd tucked or piked -- D (6.408)??

*Pentek, 2003 Worlds
Piked double front w. 1/2 twist -- E (6.508)

Maksyuta, 2011 Ghent World Cup / Submitted @ 2011 Worlds - Not Performed
Tucked double front w. full twist -- E (6.508)

Hip circle hecht to tuck back salto -- D (6.409)
  • Retroactively named w. 1997 COP.

Hecht, 1/2 twist to immediate tucked front -- E (6.509)

Tereshenko, 1978 American Cup / *Ma Yanhong, 1981 Worlds
Hip circle bwd, hecht to tucked back salto w. full twist -- F (6.609)
  • Retroactively named w. 1997 COP.

Outer front support on HB - Clear pike circle to hstd - salto bwd tucked -- C (6.310)

*Delladio, 2006 Worlds
Giant circle bwd w. 1/2 turn, salto bwd tucked -- C (6.310)

Outer front support on HB - clear hip (Gratt) or giant circle (Gonzales) to salto bwd tucked or piked over HB -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2007 COP -- C (6.311)

*Gratt, 2003 Worlds
Pike sole circle bwd to salto bwd tucked or piked over HB -- n/a
  • Last listed in 2007 COP -- C (6.311)

Tanac (Joyce), Late 1960's
From a cast, uprise or backswing to straddle cut, salto bwd tucked, piked or stretched (Whipsalto-Tanac) on LB or HB -- n/a
  • Last listed and credited in 1989 COP -- B (8.33)

Facing LB - Giant circle bwd to salto bwd tucked over HB w. 1/1 twist -- n/a





When the uneven bars were very close, "belly beats" were integral in routine composition. Now, with the large distance between the low and high bars, these skills are no longer possible and last appeared in the 1989 COP*

From lying hang - cast to hstd on HB w. release - hop to L-grip after hstd -- D (3.74)*

From lying hang - cast, uprise w. free vault w. 1/2 turn over HB to hang (Voronin) w. direct grip change to hang on LB -- D (6.91)*

From lying hang - cast w. salto fwd to hang on HB (Janz Salto) -- D (3.75)*

From lying hang - cast w. salto fwd to sit on HB ("Retton flip") -- ??

From lying hang - cast, uprise bwd w. straddle flight over HB to L-hang -- D (6.90)*





Korbut, 1969 USSR Nationals / Korbut, 1972 Olympics
Standing on HB - bwd salto to catch bar
  • Last listed and credited in 1985 COP -- D (4.63)

Mukhina & Bogdanova, 1977 USSR Championships / Mukhina, 1977 World Cup
Full-twisting Korbut
  • Last listed in 1985 COP -- D (4.65), last credited in 1979.

Stand on LB - pike front over HB to catch in L-grip
  • Last listed and credited in 1985 COP -- D (4.60)






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