*Kicks up into perfect handstand*
*Walks 100ft flawlessly*
*Gracefully lets feet fall back on the floor*
“Wow, that was easy! That was my first try!”
^^^ Said no one ever.
While handstand walking might not be a “foundational movement,” it sure is fun.
It’s also beginning to show up more and more in competitions…
(Spoiler alert: Open 2017?)
If you’ve ever tried (and failed) you probably know the feeling: complete incompetence.
I remember trying for the first time:
No matter how much muscle or determination you have- there is absolutely no way to learn the handstand walk without one thing: