Category: Calisthenics

Combining Calisthenics With Weights | Exercises And How To

It can be difficult moving from weight training to calisthenics (or bodyweight training), especially when you are so used to the weights. Ideally you should try to incorporate a mixture of the two into your workouts, that way you can keep the muscle building effects of the weights while you get stronger at the calisthenics exercises […]

Thenx Founder, Chris Heria, Calisthenics Motivation! | Clips & Pictures

Chris Heria is the Founder/CEO of @THENX where he trains and coaches in all things calisthenics. Check out some his pictures and insane training skills below!     Working out with our cameraman @mkbruix ??? Do this routine if you’re trying to get started in calisthenics?? ?Hit the link in @thenx bio to watch now? […]

The Fit Five! 5 Tips For Progressing With Calisthenics Training

Some people train just to keep fit or look good, while others train to master certain exercises or feats, be it, to be able to squat or bench press a certain amount, sprint a particular distance in a certain time, or to be able to perform a handstand. When the goal is to progress in […]

Some Of The Best Core And AB Exercises For A Great Core Workout!

Here’s a few great exercises to really focus on your core and abs. The strength you gain from doing these kinds of exercises consistently, will translate into better strength with most calisthenic holds and exercises. A breakdown of the workout: You don’t need to do all the exercises in the workout if it is too […]

The BEST Handstand Tutorial Ever!

Have you always wanted to do a handstand and relive those fun times in your childhood when it was so easy? Or do you enjoy calisthenics training and are working on getting your handstand and handstand push ups? Whatever the case may be, it’s always good to know the correct technique right from the start. If […]

Gravity Core Calisthenics Motivation, Front Lever Air Walks And More!

I met up with a few members from Team Gravity Core in Johannesburg, and managed to do a bit of calisthenics training as well as capture some incredible footage of these guys doing what they do best! I hope you enjoy it and it motivates you as much as it did me!   Mobile Friendly: View […]

The ‘Secret’ To Progressing In Calisthenics!

When I got into calisthenics, I never really had anyone to teach more or guide me. I learnt solely from youtube videos but not really from tutorials (nowadays there are many many tutorials for all different exercises). I would just see a guy doing the move, doing a handstand or front lever and then just […]