Yesterday, 09.09.17, was the World Pullup Day and here in Munich happened the great Calisthenics for Bavaria event, organised by Pullup & Dips and Ykings. The mains goal of the event: Find out who was the strongest athlete in Bavaria!
Modern Pentathlon might not be one of the best known Olympic sport disciplines, but it is truly one of the most interesting and diverse. The discipline itself possesses an interesting history and has suffered numerous changes over time. Marvin Dogue, a 20-year-old athlete, world record holder and world champion visited us in Munich during the Oktoberfest or as he would say, the Wiesn (in Bavarian). We had the opportunity of shooting some cool photos and interviewing him.
Designed for sports addicted men and women of every age and fitness levels, the Ykings app offers the benefits of a new training concept - the progressive bodyweight training - for mastering in a sustainable way various bodyweight skills, such as performing a human flag or a hand stand. This sounds completely ambitious and this is why we asked Felix how everything started.
Johannes and Michael, both from Munich, Germany, started studying industrial engineering some years ago, where they met as university colleagues. They had the idea during their studies and are recently done with them. This is what Johannes and Michael told us about the Pull Up and Dip during our interview.
Gone are the days when only women were attracted to men on bikes. Men are increasingly more interested in women who own a two-wheeler. Conformity and obedience are out, strength and independence are in. That is what modern men want and that is exactly what a motorcycle transpires. Not to mention that it is stylish as fuck and sexy as all hell!
People disagree on a lot of things. Pretty much everything. But if there is one thing that everyone agrees on is that red hair is incredibly attractive. But why the fascination? Why are people so attracted to redheads?
Dieting is not easy. I know... It is hard, very hard. This is why you should never go on a diet. You should actually rethink the way you eat. By eating healthy you will be able to lose weight without getting on some crazy diet. Here you get 5 tips to improve your eating behavior and burn fat for summer.
This is something not many people like to do, get into cold water or take a cold shower. But you really should! Though it is only pleasant on hot summer days, this is actually a habit that can have a very positive effect on our bodies.
If you are a long runner you are probably familiar with the inconvenience it is to stay hydrated. Drinking water is imperative when running longer distances (10k+), specially under hot weather, but carrying a water bottle for over an hour can get annoying really quick.
Many times I have been thrilled with the question:” what is necessary for founding a startup?” A lot of people would say that the basic thing is having an idea, but if we think about it, we all have amazing ideas, marvelous dreams with no limitations, because in our minds, the sky is the limit, but for the majority of the times, the biggest barrier for these dreams to come true is giving the first step.
Summer is finally here and the sun is not shy to show off. So why should your get shy? This is, the perfect opportunity to go out, find your favourite nudist sunbathing area, be as you came to earth and show off that trained body! Here goes 5 more reason to get naked while sunbathing!
Many people don’t know this, but the shapes of your sunglasses are not only a matter of preference. The shape of your face favours some types of sunglasses, while others might not look so flattering. So, since summer is coming (yes, Ned. Summer), what better way to inaugurate our style section than talking about the best shades for your face shape.
Street workout, calisthenics, bodyweight training.. There are many names and probably even more descriptions of what this type of sport with a rising popularity in recent years is about. The essence of it is performing physical activity in outdoors, most commonly in public parks, though it can be done in any place.
Pocket squares a bit of a lost tradition nowadays. It’s not that common to see someone wearing them. However they can make all difference when it comes to style. It makes a simple striped shirt and a suit become stylish as f*ck. That being said there are some basic rules. So let’s get into it.
Common knowledge tells us that bow ties are only worn in very formal occasions, they are usually black and that is about it. Well that couldn’t be further from the truth. The bow tie has had a bit of a comeback and is slowly becoming part of regular fashionable attire. But first let’s start at the beginning:
Few weeks ago, while checking my Facebook wall, got my attention to a knew product advertisement. It was supposed to be a new fitness gear that allow you to do the kings of chest and back bodyweight exercises outdoor and indoor. I had discovered the Pull Up & Dip!
“Lion Heart Ultra Triathlon” is a competition, mainly with one’s self. Inspired by our love and passion for the beautiful nature of Bulgaria and the way it sets you free, we created something extraordinary. The challenge is organized by the traditional triathlon competition rules but with a slight twist – multiplied distances! 3 km of swiming in Perla Gulf, Primorsko, 118 km of cross-country cycling in the forest and 18 km of trail running in Ropotamo nature park. Together we will become part of the history of one of the most beautiful and mystique mountains in Bulgaria – Strandja mountain.” – Lion Heart Team –
I'm wide awake, the thoughts that were racing through my head like a rollercoaster, suddenly disappeared. For the spectators the real fight begins. For me, the bell was a relief, because the fight against unpleasant thoughts, doubts and fears is over.
Running is one of the first sports that come to people’s mind when spring is upon us. It’s obviously the best way to enjoy the first day of warmth, the awakening nature and also force people to leave their couches and start rebuilding their muscles.
OK so everyone knows the legend. In 490 B. C. Phidippides, a Greek messenger, ran from the plains of Marathon to Athens to convey the news of victory over the Persians. Upon delivering the message he collapsed and died. Literally the stuff of legend.