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Our pommel horse ace clearly wants to give the gut a pummelling. The Sun (2014)He leaned an elbow on the high pommel of his saddle. THE WOLF AND THE DOVEHis pommel horse routine takes barely a minute. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then if If you need to carry a lead rope it can be attached as shown or clipped to the ring close to the saddle pommel. Your First Horse - buying, feeding, caring (1989)For the pommel horse routine this week, there may be some changes, with extra difficulties added. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He grasped the pommel of his saddle and with a swift motion hoisted his leg up on to Molly's back. Man of Honour (2007)Determined to improve on his bronze medal in Beijing, he has introduced a new move to his pommel horse routine. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That was probably the best pommel final I have been in, top quality. The Sun (2014)It was a tough period, in which his grandmother died, and emotion overcame him when he realised that he had qualified for the pommel final. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These muscles are particularly used in gymnastics on pommel, rings and parallel bars, mainly to fix the position of the upper body with the arms. Muscle Management (1991)
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