Bodybuilder Does Planche

I sometimes make fun of bodybuilders, specifically the ones that look huge yet have no real strength. The same cannot be said for this bodybuilder who does a planche.

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It kind of looks fake, just because you don’t expect to see it happen. But it is real. I did a little more research to find out who this was.

Igor Losev, a Russian bodybuilder and two too time Europe Champion in the IFBB.

Here is another longer video of a full posing routine that involves the planche going up to the handstand. Yeah he stumbles but I’d like to see any and all other bodybuilders try that.

In the style of the old-time golden age bodybuilders like John Grimek, I give Igor Losev a great round of applause.

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