This section is dedicated to special classes/workshops we will be running at OverGravity Gymnastics. Always check the top of the page for the latest appointments. We will be soon updating this page with some of the events in program for autumn 2020.
Handstand workshop 27 September 2020
A set of progressions to help you improving your awereness and control, giving you all the tools to develop your handstands and make your training more fun.
– Conditioning and stretching for your handstand
– Handstand entries and control
– Handstand walking
– Handstand shapes
14 spaces available
The class is open to everyone, but there are some Basic Requirements (Check section below)
Each exercise proposed will be tailored to your personal level of strength and ability, meaning that if an exercise will feel too simple or too hard, you’ll be always offered a variation adapted to your level.
– kick to handstand (wall assisted)
14 spaces available
Movement workshop 16 November 2019
” The achievement of a skill is not just the end of the path, but a
window to endless opportunities ” .
This will be the essence of the workshop. Exploring possibilities using as a starting point elements that are more familiar to us, going towards a whole new way of movement.
“ In my workout I don’t do push ups, I don’t do dips, I don’t isolate the triceps, but I work on all of them at once using many fun ways“.
The workshop will give you a different perspective on how to develop strength, control and balance, while practising some fun elements and gaining new skills.
Elements you will be exploring and practicing:
- Cartwheel variations, using knees, elbows, head, hands.
- Scoot and Bboy scoot
- Chest rolls, forward and backward fish flop.
- Chest roll into handstand progression
Conditioning with some skills
- Headstand and headstand into handstand ( plus balance variations)
- Elbowstand progression and conditioning into tiger bends)
- Frogstand (crow)and variations, connected to headstand and handstand
Final combo with a flow of 3/5 elements connected together
The class is open to everyone and each exercise proposed will be tailored to your personal level of strength and ability, meaning that if an exercise will feel too simple or too hard, you’ll be always offered a variation adapted to your level.
12 spaces available