Tag Archives: handstand

Gymnasts and Acrobats at Work and Play

Returning to our favourite subject matter! A 50-picture megapost for you. In the next picture, the ‘point’ is the broken glass under the base’s back. That is easy-peasy stuff: the hard bit is holding the planche on top! (Re)-Introducing my … Continue reading

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Strongarm Stuff

Always good to show off your shoulder strength… and balance…. Love the support act for that planche! Talking of the view from the window, here’s a nice snow scene to accompany a Russian lever… 35 pix, 37 strong-arm dudes to … Continue reading

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The Younger Generation…

…boys into their fitness or just having fun!   And, to finish off this post, this waif-like character somehow appeals!  

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Gymnasts and Related Species

Gymnastics (along with Acrobatics) and Wrestling are THE best sports. You had a huge wrestle post a couple of days ago, so here are the gymnasts! Ready, steady… …GO! Here’s a series of a Canadian gymnast. One pic is familiar, … Continue reading

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2019! Onwards and Upwards…

And so it goes on! Acrobatics… Gymnastics: …bodyweight training… …resistance machines… …weights… …bit of showing off… …beach… …pool… …balance action… …relationships… …a bit of combat… …guys who like being wet… …or in the snow… Happy guys… …sweaty guys… …carefree guys… … Continue reading

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Busman’s Holiday

When Dave’s brother Pete met us at the airport the other day on our return trip to Tennessee, his first words were ‘Can you cover some shifts at the gymnastics center – everyone else is wanting time off to get … Continue reading

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Wet ‘n Wild (Well, Not So Wild, Really!)

Don’t know about you guys, but when we see a stretch of water we always feel we need to jump straight in. Enjoy our selection of wet boys for today. Interlude! Click on the covers for more information… A different, … Continue reading

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Assorted Gymnasts and Handbalancers

Our scene, so to speak! Sorry for the small size there – it won’t enlarge… Playtime? Not so good leg positions in the next two: …whereas… A finale from Chelyabinsk… Hope you enjoyed those. Payback time now: click on one … Continue reading

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Finding the Right Balance

Two new sets posted today on the second Fitness (Etc) page (https://tonycavanagh.com/fitness-acrobatics-and-gymnastics-2/). The first one really is balance… handstands, planches… featuring some of our favourites like Ed Upcott, the Chelyabinsk gymnasts and a new find – Pedro Cabanyas: The second … Continue reading

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Gym Rats, Gymnasts and Handstands

An update from Shanghai (yes, holiday time!!). I seem to have defeated the Great Firewall of China and posted two new sets on the second Fitness (etc.) page (https://tonycavanagh.com/fitness-acrobatics-and-gymnastics-2/) – 20 gym bunnies and 20 assorted gymnasts and handstanders. The … Continue reading

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