Calisthenics workouts have grown tremendously over the last few years. It’s no longer the underground discipline it used to be not too long ago.
As calisthenics rose in popularity, a host of names have risen to stardom in the field of calisthenics and bodyweight training.
This is a list of 69 of these stars, or calisthenics masters.
I tried to include people with different styles and from different countries. These are people that inspire me personally, and I’m sure they will inspire you too.
If your favorite calisthenics athlete is missing from this list, please let me know in the comment section. I’m thankful to everyone who left suggestions on the earlier version of this list. This update would not have been possible without your feedback.
Frank Medrano is an extreme calisthenics athlete and personal trainer. He was a track athlete in high school and became interested in bodybuilding soon after. In 2010 he started doing calisthenics from watching YouTube videos and being inspired by the likes of Hit Richards and Kalosthenos. Frank also changed his diet and became a full vegan. He encourages others to tap into their body’s potential and develop a better physique through free weights and calisthenics.
Barstrzz is a workout team founded by Edward Checo, with the aim of inspiring popele to live a healthier life style. Barstarzz are constantly reaching for more creative ways to ise calisthenics, resulting in a constant stream fof highly entertaining calisthenics videos. So keep an eye on these guys.
Sam Tribble is a champion gymnast and he founded Tribb Sports, Giants Gymnastics, and Team Spinnovation. He is also one of the members of the original Strength Project team. Strength Project is an all-around fitness team that doesn’t solely focus on acrobatics only or calisthenics, but promotes any type of movement as long as it is an efficient, practical, and safe way to reach your goal.
Brandon is a best selling author, speed reader, musician, and fitness Expert. He got it all.
Brendan Meyers is a competitive calisthenics athlete with a background in football. Brendan didn’t only play football, he also trained a number of top NFL players. So when it comes to getting people to optimal fitness condition, this guy knows what he’s doing. Brendan has some nice fitness tutorials on his youtube channel, so if you want to get started with fitness, following one of his videos might be a great way to get the ball rolling.
Lazar is the founder Bar Brothers. Bar Brothers is an international calisthenics workout team that performs creative body weight exercises. You can join Bar Brother by completing their test under 5 minutes, which consists of 7 Muscle Ups, 25 Dips, 10 Wide Grip Pull Ups, 25 Push Ups, 10 Leg Lifts, and 7 Muscle Ups.
Pavel Rudometkin is one of the youngest people on this list. He started doing calisthenics as a young teen. currently he runs The Fortress, a website which features accessible workouts and training programs that everyone can try.
Calisthenic Movement is a calisthenics team from Germany. The team has for goal to inspire people to take charge, get fit, and choose a healthy lifestyle.
Kris Karlsson. is the man behind Calisthenics & Weight Training. With 15 years of fitness experience under his belt, Karl sets out to spread love and dedication for exercise.
Daniel Vadnal is well known as a gymnastics and bodyweight expert. He runs FitnessFAQs.tv which features tutorials and information on how to do body weight training and gymnastics strength training.
Tapp Brothers are fitness crazed twims. They do parkour, freerunning, stunts, and some other crazy stuff. Their goal is to improve themselves as athletes and spread the knowledge along the way!
Tee Major is a personal trainer and strength coach with an extensive background in the military. He was an athlete in his teens and went on to become one of the best trainers in the world. Tee Major Fitness aims to help people improve and change for the better through small attainable goals–in line with the Japanese “Kaizen” philosophy.
Dominik is a self taught athletics polymaths, with a special interest in parkour and calisthenics.
Jerome Fitness is focused on giving educational information and tutorials related to fitness, flexibility, and nutrition. It is hosted by Jerome, a Dutch fitness enthusiast, who wanted to inspire others to work out and better themselves.
Adam Raw is an amazing calisthenics expert from the Czech Republic.
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