This is the standard type of catch on a bar-to-bar rig and is the bar-to-bar equivalent of a wrists catch with a catcher. A bar catch is possible when the flyer finishes their trick facing downwards. The flyer grabs a swinging bar as they finish their trick.
Examples of tricks that use this type of catch are numerous, but include: Backend Position tricks (like a Backend Split or Planche), Layout, Cutaway Half, Uprise etc.
There is a natural limit to the complexity of the trick that is possible with this type of catch for two reasons:
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Thanks to Jean Francois and Jean for providing a video for this page.
IMAGE CREDIT: Brian Sobel