Failure to Launch: Student attempts flip at graduation and it doesn’t go well

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (Fox8) – Graduation is usually the start of a new beginning for a lot of students and a good foundation to build your future.

However, one Davenport University graduate probably wishes he could just forget about part of his graduation.

Robert Blank decided to make his exit from the stage stand out from the other students’.

After shaking hands with Davenport University President Richard Pappas, Blank attempted to do a back flip on stage.

Unfortunately, he didn’t come close to landing the flip.

Instead, he face planted on stage.

Blank was not injured and was able to laugh off the mishap.

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