March 2, 2020 8:45:16 pm
A video of a gymnast coach showcasing his reflexes to save one of his students from a nasty fall has gone viral on social media. The incident happened when the young girl was participating in a gymnastics competition in Nashville.
Watch the video here
In the video, the young athlete can be seen running towards the springboard to flip into a vault. However, she miss-calculates her landing, causing her to lose balance and slip off the mat.
However, seconds before she is about to fall, the coach runs towards her and catches her mid-air. The video also shows other gymnasts erupting in joy after the coach saves the girl.
According to a Daily Mail report, the video was captured by the girl’s mother on February 7.
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