What is German Wheel?

Well, I’m glad you asked.  We’ll start with anatomy, then we can move into the history.

German Wheel

 

 

First there are the hoops, which are the two big white circles that are on the outside.

Then there are the bars and handles, on this wheel they are all red.

 

 

 

These are the boards, you can stand on them.  They have belts that can hold your feet in.  You may not want to trust the belts at first but they are good guys.  When you start you will be using them a lot, but as you practice more you will learn that most really fun tricks do not use them at all.

 

 

feickGerman wheel, or Rhoenrad in German, was invented by Otto Feick, what a guy!

Back in the day German wheel looked like this!

That’s just a little bit about this wonderful wheel.  Ready to give it a try? Sign up for a class! See whats up coming on the calendar.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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