Lately, all I’ve seen parallettes being used for are L-holds. Forever a fan of handstands and press handstands, this makes me think that a lot of people underestimate the potential the best parallettes can have for abdominal gains.
Of course, things like size, height, and material type have a big influence on what can and can not be accomplished with this equipment.
Top Pick: Best Wooden Parallettes by Yogabody
Our core metrics in this review were material, size, versatility, and cost. Yogabody has the best wooden parallettes for body weight exercises and learning gymnastics skills.
Yogabody’s model is essentially learning to sink or swim with training wheels on, meaning it can reach a high intensity workout and skill development without jeopardizing your safety. Its three main areas of focus are why we were able to determine this pair as the best parallettes: portability, what it’s made of, and price. The short frame makes it easy to carry while minimizing counter balancing accidents since it is near impossible to tip over, and has non-slip rubber stoppers on the base of its legs adaptable for any surface. [Read more…] about Best Parallettes & Handstand Bars for Gymnastics Skills