forward roll


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forward roll

n
(Gymnastics) a gymnastic movement in which the body is turned heels over head with the back of the neck resting on the ground
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It's the easiest and most simplistic of all gymnastic pursuits and yet the ability to do a forward roll - or if you're from the West of Scotland to tumble your wilkies - is the domain of only the smallest and most agile among us.
There was also a fantastic display from Wes Wright who managed to forward roll past two defenders and slot home a through ball to win match three in his side's group.
Spending Saturday evening at home watching that guy who used to be in EastEnders - you know, the one who had an affair with wassisname behind so-and-so's back - getting teary over his inability to do a decent forward roll is pretty much proof positive you've given up on life.
Spending Saturday evening at home watching that guy who used to be in EastEnders Spending Saturday evening at home watching that guy who used to be in EastEnders - you know, the one who had an affair with wassisname behind so-and-so's back - getting teary over his inability to do a decent forward roll is pretty much proof positive you've given up on life.
He's learned how to do a forward roll, which is good, and can ride a special bike, but he will never be able to ride a scooter like his brother.
Then there's my hopes for a neverending supply of Goodies cheese crackers (I just can't get comfortable on a car trip without them); the headiness which comes with the thought of having 24/7 control of what goes on the telly (imagine never having to watch Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles again); and my ambitions when it comes to completing a forward roll.
Then I managed to dislocate my shoulder doing a forward roll ten days into the run.
Stand on your head, or do a handstand, bridge, or forward roll.
Blind footballer Clarke, 42, did a forward roll to mark another glorious moment of these Paralympics.
This study applies the forward roll coating analysis of Coyle (1) and uses a steel metering and rubber applicator roll.
Next, full-back William England charged a kick down, caught the ball, did a forward roll then flew through the air to dive and score what was definitely the try of the game and William Broadbent-Allen kicked his first conversion.

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