Body Weight Shoulder Exercises at Home, read it and start training

Here you will find the best body weight shoulder exercises, that you can do at your place. You can read the article for 5 minutes and start the workout immediately after that, here is a little how-to on warming up. Start training! I know that you probably train every day and you don't see any strength or muscle gains in your shoulder muscles. When you get stuck in a plateau do something different, don't try harder, it may help, but it may be a waste of time. The best choice is to try [...]

By | 2015-11-01T20:18:28+00:00 June 26th, 2015|Blog, Exercises, Pushing|0 Comments

Calisthenics Equipment for a Home Gym

Calisthenics equipment that will fill your home gym with the most useful training gear. So just to keep it simple as possible, all  you need as a calisthenics athlete is a pull-up bar, parallettes, fitness band and rings, but I really believe that for a beginner the pull-up bar is more than enough. But for an advanced athlete all this equipment plus some weights. Let's get in more detail on this topic. Pull up bars We all know what you can use the pull up bar for, but here are some [...]

By | 2015-11-01T20:18:53+00:00 June 23rd, 2015|Equipment, Reviews|1 Comment

The Best Body Weight Chest Exercises

Here is the everyone's favorite muscle(after the biceps), the Pectoralis major muscle, (Wikipedia), also called "pecs". The purpose of this article is to educate the athletes, who just started calisthenics training, how to gain strength and muscle with this body weight chest exercises. Body weight chest exercises: Normal push-up Diamond/close grip push-up Elevated push-ups Pike push-ups Dips and straight bar dips You will not find exercises about your inner pecs or outer pecs in this article, there is nothing like inner pecs or outer pecs. In here you will find exercises to build [...]

By | 2015-11-14T18:47:11+00:00 June 21st, 2015|Blog, Pushing|0 Comments

Lower Back Calisthenics Exercises

In this article, I will discuss the various types of strength gaining only with lower back calisthenics exercises. I've listed exercises for beginners and also exercises for intermediate athletes. Exercises in this article: Reverse Leg Raise Superman/Hyper Extension Single-leg Romanian deadlift Headstand leg raise You CAN build up strength in your lower  back muscles with body-weight exercises It is not what everybody says, that you need to do weighted exercises like the deadlift to build up strength in your lower back. You can do it by using only your body-weight, if you can do [...]

By | 2015-11-01T20:19:41+00:00 June 20th, 2015|Blog, Exercises|0 Comments

The Best Calisthenics Exercises for Beginners and a Simple Routine

In this post you will find information of the exercises you can do as a beginner and a simple routine that you can do for the first couple of months or as long as you want. And here are the exercises included in the routine: Dips Push ups Inverted rows Pull ups Lunges Squats Before I explain the exercises let me tell you a little something about the workout. The first thing you need to do before your workout is to warm up your body properly for any physical activity. I [...]

By | 2015-06-28T19:32:01+00:00 June 17th, 2015|Basic, Blog, Workout|0 Comments

Calisthenics with weights and DIY weights

By performing calisthenics with weights, you will increase your muscle mass and also your strength. And who does not like that? :) In here you will learn how to attach weights to you, how to hold it, how and what to backpack for a weight and the most important how to make your own weights. There are a lot of different types of weights you can try, and I really mean it, a lot. There are ankle weights, weight vests, weights that you attach to your waist or just put heavy chains on [...]

By | 2015-11-01T20:20:18+00:00 June 15th, 2015|Equipment, Reviews|0 Comments

Overcoming Gravity Review – Must Read Book!!!

Overcoming Gravity By Steven Low - Book Review: A Systematic Approach to Gymnastics and Bodyweight Strength by Steven Low is a book that helped me a lot and thought me a lot of things. Since I started working out only with my body-weight, I used the same weight lifting principles I used when I was training only with weights. And I had great success, but later I've met some people who train every day, pushing and pulling workouts(and sometimes twice or thrice a day), and I started training like them, but the [...]

By | 2017-04-08T11:27:58+00:00 June 10th, 2015|Reviews|0 Comments

Basic Calisthenics Training Program – Leg exercises

Finally Leg Day! Here are some of the basic leg exercises you can start with. In this article I will discuss the next leg exercises: Squat Lunge Wall sit Bulgarian squat/Bulgarian split squat If you've never done sports, strength training or any similar activity, than you should start with Squat, Lunge and Wall sit. And when you feel confident performing the lunge(without support), than you should advance to the Bulgarian split squat. Your ultimate goal is the Pistol Squat(simply said one leg squat). If you are trying to gain explosive strength, [...]

By | 2015-06-08T14:09:32+00:00 June 5th, 2015|Basic, Blog, Exercises, Leg|0 Comments

The Best Muscle up Progression Exercises

So you went to the park, and you started doing pull ups and dips, and you saw some kid doing something like a combination of pull up and dip, this exercise is called Muscle up, and you thought to yourself, that this move looks cool and easy and you try it, but you can not bring yourself above the bar. And you try again few times probably(that is what I did), and you failed. And let me tell you something, it took me quite some time to do it, with both [...]

By | 2016-02-13T17:33:57+00:00 June 1st, 2015|Blog, Exercises, Explosive, Pulling, Workout|2 Comments

Basic Calisthenics Training Program – Pushing exercises

In this post I will discuss the basic pushing exercises you can start with. And here are the exercises: Push ups Diamond push ups Bench dip and Dips L-sit Are you just starting out with strength training? OK, this article is just for you. I will explain some of the basic exercises, that you can start with right now. If you can not perform any of those, I got something for you too. […]

By | 2015-05-31T09:07:35+00:00 May 30th, 2015|Basic, Blog, Exercises, Pushing|0 Comments