Skip to Content
Komando picks

Why the quintuple jump may literally be impossible

Snowboarders have recently boasted the ability to do four rolls and spins in one jump, but according to science it’s possible to add more to that list. For figure skaters though, jumping and spinning are much more a physics problem. Quads are hard enough and quint spins may actually be impossible, but it isn’t because of a lack of talent.

Watch next video The reason behind the serious faces in old photographs

Refer friends, earn rewards!

Why not share your source of digital lifestyle news, tips and advice with others? When your friends and family subscribe to Kim's free newsletters, you earn points toward awesome rewards!

Get rewarded