Quick-thinking coach saves gymnast from injury by catching her in mid-air as she tumbled off a vault during competition routine
A gymnast sprints down the runway towards the vault in Nashville, TennesseeShe launches herself off the springboard into a handspring but loses her balanceCoach rushes over and catches the young gymnast before she falls to the ground
This is the moment a quick-thinking coach caught a gymnast in mid-air after she tumbled off a vault.
The video shows the young gymnast sprint down the runway towards the vault at a level seven competition in Nashville, Tennessee.
As she approaches the vault, the gymnast launches herself off the springboard into a handspring.
Gymnast sprints down the runway (left) at the competition in Nashville, Tennessee. The girl approaches the springboard in her first attempt (right)