Battle of The Bars 6

Playground fitness competition. Bizarre and creative stuff.

Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube.

details – Fit Expo – World Calisthenics Organization™ – Battle of the Bars™

(via Strength Project)

My lovely Bars

Coach Chris Sommer recommends this entertaining and impressive edit. How many different ways can you connect swings on Bars?

Click PLAY or watch My lovely Bars on YouTube.

I like that Flyaway ¼ twist as a progression for Geinger. :-)

Battle of the Bars

The third edition of the Battle of the Bars at the Los Angeles Fit Expo 2014 organised by the World Calisthenics Organisation!

The second day of competition was dedicated to the open calisthenic competition!

This reminds me of the “playground gymnastics” in Russia formalized into a competition. Judged on:

Strength & Control
Endurance
Balance/Agility
Creativity/Acrobatics/Crowd Interaction
Technique/ Execution

Click PLAY or watch a competition from earlier this season on YouTube.

They call it “Street Workout”.

(via Legendary Strength)

feats of strength

The very last exercise in this compilation I’ve never seen before. Planche push-ups in series clapping behind the back on each.

Thanks Bede.

climbing a String House

String Prototype, a 32-foot-tall inflatable cube from Croatian/Austrian industrial design studio Numen/For Use that houses a minimalist matrix made of parallel ropes connected to the interior walls.

More than an abstract art installation, the prototype, set up outside of Vienna last December, was engineered to be an incredibly cool jungle gym for kids and adults with a daredevil streak. …

Slate

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extreme playground strength

Respect this dude.

street acrobat Ivan Savchuk

Ivan Savchuk knows how to fall.

Some seriously difficulty gymnastics are included in this 10min edit. Ivan is talented and fit.

Click PLAY or watch his 2013 highlights reel on YouTube.