Press handstand… oh how impossible you seem to achieve. Once I figured out a press handstand was actually attainable, I was hooked. When you realize that actual humans(more than just one superhuman) can actually do it, you start to ask: how? Where do I start? Are you an alien? IS that even humanly possible?
Well, it IS! With consistent practice, overtime you will be able to do it. You will want to make sure you can handstand first. It’s amazing to watch people press handstand.
I’m not even close to having press handstand, but I’ve improved immensely thanks to a consistent practice and some awesome YouTube videos. Check them out below, for tips and drills!
This video is from Coach Meggin. She is a professional gymnastics teacher. Her YouTube channel is full of great tutorials for those interested in Gymnastics or Yoga. I love the drills in this video, it made a huge difference for me just from watching once.
This video is on a channel called Movement Parallels Life. I haven’t explored much else on the channel yet, but I loved the drills in this video.
Yogi Nora has several different videos to help with this. I like her verbal cues, I think they are super helpful.
Dylan Werner has some fantastic tutorials, this is a preview from a codyapp class, but has some awesome tips and drills for press handstands.
These are some of my favorite go to videos when it comes to practicing my press handstand. Have you mastered the press handstand? What tips and tricks helped it click for you? I’d love to know 😊
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