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In the 1970's, there was a series of six different segments on Sesame Street featuring a female gymnast who had long, blonde hair and wore a black leotard. These segments were each about 30 seconds or so in length and featured mellow music in the background. The gymnast used various gymnastic apparata to demonstrate certain concepts. The six segments were as follows:
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In the 1970s, there was a series of six different segments on Sesame Street featuring a female gymnast who had long, blonde hair and wore a black leotard. These segments were each about 30 seconds or so in length and featured mellow music in the background. The gymnast used various gymnastic apparata to demonstrate certain concepts. The six segments were as follows:
   
'''''Around''''' - she swings on a rope around a pommel horse
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'''''Around''''' - She swings on a rope around a pommel horse.
   
'''''Beginning-End''''' - she performs an uneven bars routine
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'''''Beginning - End''''' - She performs an uneven bars routine.
   
'''''Between''''' - she swings on a rope between two pommel horses
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'''''Between''''' - She swings on a rope between two pommel horses.
   
'''''Close To-Away From''''' - she swings on rings to and from the viewer
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'''''Close To - Away From''''' - She swings on rings, to and from the viewer.
   
'''''Over-Under''''' - she alternately vaults over and rolls under a pommel horse
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'''''Over-Under''''' - She alternately vaults over and rolls under a pommel horse.
   
'''''Slow''''' - she performs an uneven bars routine in slow motion (''basically a slow version of Beginning-End'')
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'''''Slow''''' - She performs an uneven bars routine in slow motion. (This is basically a slow version of Beginning - End.)
   
 
[[Category: Sesame Street Live-Action Sketches]]
 
[[Category: Sesame Street Live-Action Sketches]]

Revision as of 06:34, February 15, 2008

In the 1970s, there was a series of six different segments on Sesame Street featuring a female gymnast who had long, blonde hair and wore a black leotard. These segments were each about 30 seconds or so in length and featured mellow music in the background. The gymnast used various gymnastic apparata to demonstrate certain concepts. The six segments were as follows:

Around - She swings on a rope around a pommel horse.

Beginning - End - She performs an uneven bars routine.

Between - She swings on a rope between two pommel horses.

Close To - Away From - She swings on rings, to and from the viewer.

Over-Under - She alternately vaults over and rolls under a pommel horse.

Slow - She performs an uneven bars routine in slow motion. (This is basically a slow version of Beginning - End.)

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