Creativity

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  1. Outlaws

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    Any tips on how to add creativity to stunts and pyramid for a Senior Level 3 team? The last 3 competitions we've competed in, we scored high on difficulty and technique but not sure how to fix our low creativity scores. Any and all advice would be greatly appreciated!
     
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    Drastic/dramatic changes in stunt height help. I can't think of an example, but I know I've seen some.

    Also no dead spots in the pyramid, biggest pet peeve of mine.
     
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    Not sure what you mean by drastic changes in stunt height, if you think of an example please let me know. but I did notice we do have some dead spots that need filling in. Thank you!
     
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    Just remembered one, actually! Lady Jags.

    Note their partner stunts and pyramid. They drop their flyers into straddles, then cartwheel out in one partner stunt. In their pyramid their point group does a straddle drop to the floor, and 2 other group have their flyers fall backwards with a straight body. It's things like that, especially when juxtaposed correctly (figuring out ideal skill juxtaposition based on legality and you team's ability takes some time and mental or real life experimentation, as things can look different in your head than in real life). Try using things other than straddles. And watch old videos for inspiration. Also, don't be afraid to invent something.
     
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    That helps a lot thank you!!
     
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    No problem!