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The Amazing Jump

          The timer started and there was 30 minutes on the clock for them to do as many runs as they can. The first person to go on the jump is Noah. He clears the while a Double tail at barspin and lands it perfectly Then goes with a lot of speed towards the quarter pipe. On the quarter pipe
he does a briflip. Now there’s 28 min on the clock.The score from the judges is 65. now it’s Logan’s turn to drop in Logan goes down the ramp with crazy speed and flies off the jump well doing 360 tailwhip lands it then on the quarter pipe he does a flair. Now 26 min on the clock. The judges give him a 67 rating. Now it’s Kyle’s tern to go of the jump Kyle drops in and does a double backflip and barleylands it then on the quarter pipe trys a flair but he went to hi on the quarter pipe and lands almost on the ground and falls down the rest of the quarter pipe kyle is ok thankfully but he got a rating of 25 now there’s 25 minutes left on the clock. Now it’s George drop in on the mega ramp he goes down the ramp and does a 360 now hander and lands it then goes towards the quarter pipe on the quarter pipe he does a 540 and lands it smoothly the judges gave him a 70. Now there’s 24 min on the clock. Now Brian drops in and does a 720 and lands it and on the quarter pipe he does a double flair and lands it the judges gave him a 78 rating. Now there’s 22 min on the clock. Now it’s Alex’s turn to drop in on the jump and three’s a 360 tailwhip now hanger but falls he isn’t hurt but he got a 0 rating. Alex is disappointed with himself.


          Everyone does one more run and Noah got 80 for rating, Logan gets a 75 resting,Kyle got 70, Geoge gets a 68, Brian get’s 82 and Alex get’s 65.


          Now there’s 10 minutes left in the competition and Noah drops in and does 720 no hander and landed perfectly and then on the quarter pipe he did a double flair and landes it rating of 85. now there’s 8 minutes left on the clock. now Logan drops in and does a front flip now hander and lands it turn on the quarter pipe Logan does a briflip no hander and landes it the judges gave him a 84 there’s 7 min on the clock. Kyle drops in on the ramp and does a backflip 360 and lands it then on the quarter pipe he does a flair and lands it the judges give him a 82. Now George drops in and tries a 720 no hander but fails to make it he gets a 0 for rating he’s disappointed. Now there’s 4 min left. Brian drops in and does a backflip 360 no hander and landes it on the quarter pipe he does a double flair the judges gave him an 87. There 2 minutes left on the clock. Alex drops in and does a double backflip 360 one hander and landed it and on the quarter pipe Alex did a double flair and landed it the judges gave Alex a 89!!!