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Calisthenics Shoulder Pain 800x500

If you are a serious calisthenics athlete, it’s possible you’ve experienced one (or all) of the following:

 

  • Pain in the front of your shoulder (during muscle-ups, dips, pushups, etc)
  • Pain when your arms are overhead (during pullups, handstand pushups, etc)

 

What is causing your pain could be a variety of things. Shoulder impingement, rotator cuff tendonitis and bursitis are common in the physical culture community.

one arm chinup fitnessfaqs

In the world of bodyweight strength training, the one arm chinup is the end-game for raw (unweighted) pulling power.

To be blunt – the one arm chinup is not easy, nor a common achievement.

The beauty of this movement lies in the hard work leading up to its completion. Once attained, the satisfaction of being able to pull yourself up with a single arm (on command) is immense.

Bodyweight Cluster Set Training

In bodyweight training, you will often see long, awe-inspiring sets that make you fatigued after having watched them.

One of the benefits of training without weights includes the ability to pump out high volumes of basic exercises.

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