I had the opportunity to ask Agiimaa Jargalsaikhan from Mongolia some questions about her life as a Mongolian Contortionist. She’s an amazing contortionist who trains at Mongolain National Circus in Ulaanbaatar.
How long have done contortion for?
I have done contortion for 14 years.
How did you start contortion?
I start contortion when I was 4 year, I was little girl. Me and my mom went Mongolian national circus.
How often do you train and for how long?
I train 5 days a week, For 3-4 hour.
What is your favourite contortion move/trick?
My favorite contortion trick is one hand balance.
What has been your best contortion experience?
My best contortion experience is duo contortion in Turkey.
What is your ultimate contortion goal/dream?
Maybe all contortionist’s dream is Cirque du Soleil. It too is a dream of mine.