Tag Archives: performance

Partner Power

We have long held that a training partner is a wonderful asset in pushing both guys forward. And, of course, they have ample opportunities for shared chilling time as well! Today’s selection celebrates partners at work and play.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Body Image (3) – Suitable Shorts

In our day (I can’t believe I am writing that, but a lot of water has passed under our bridge since I started writing about us in the books!), dress for gym training (both calisthenics and gymnastics) was short white … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Musing on the Microbes – and Ways to ‘Pass The Parcel’

Wrestling is probably the least Covid-apprpriate sport! Hot sweaty guys, skin against skin, sharing their sweat, their spit, their dead skin cells and their personal microbe population… did you know that there are more microbes under your left armpit than … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

If You Can’t Find a Training Partner, Get a Dog

But seriously, working out with a mate is always best – push each other to go that little bit further, and so on… like this swim team… MAtes make useful weights, of course, as well as showing off their planche … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Keeping in Touch

A guiding and friendly hand makes fitness training more enjoyable and certainly the chillin’ after! Unlike social distancing… hrmm. I wasn’t just thinking swimming, of course… …surfin’ too… …and then say ‘Hi’ to Adam in Dubai (acrobatic gymnast world champion … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wrestling Gallery #3 has Huge Update

Large update today at WRESTLING GALLERY #3  Some examples to whet your appetite – then go explore all those other pages in the index at the top of the post!  

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Update on Updates!

First and foremost, a new CARING AND SHARING #2 page is now available… A warm welcome from those two guys, for sure. Of course, the previous one is still available, as are ALL the different pages shown in the index … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Top of the Iceberg

We came across this… a nice little graphic demonstrating the unseen ‘blood, sweat and tears’ that go into getting really fit for a sport. You see the winning races, the acrobatic shows, but not the hours of training and conditioning … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Stop! Look! Listen…?

Stop! New updates at Gymnasts Gallery #2 and Handstand Central Gallery #2! He also wants you to stop – to take a LOOK at some of the great guys in this post! And then move on to all the other … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Two Guys Getting Together (1)

…what we have in mind here is WRESTLING, and a NEW wrestling gallery has been added, the first two being declared ‘full’ as they are becoming slow to load for some folks. Here are some ‘tasters’ from the new upload … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment