Bodybuilder to Gymnast?

It’s a classic question: can a top level performer in one sport or domain succeed in another. Everyone thought powerlifters would make good olympic lifters because hey, if you can deadlift 900 lbs, clean and jerking 400 should be no sweat. Unfortunately it’s not the case. In this scenario, we see if a bodybuilder can be a gymnast. Take a look.

MuscleMania Universe champion Ty O-g decided to put it to the test, as part of his prep for the Universe competition in June 2013. Always looking for new challenges, the reigning British champion teamed up with top gymnastic trainer Alex Jerrom to learn a basic but challenging gymnastic move – the muscle up on rings.

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