to Apr 26

Easter Camps



We are delighted to announce we will be hosting Easter Camps this April!

  • Week One: 15th - 19th April

  • Week Two: 22nd - 26th April

Our camps are a great way to introduce and improve Calisthenics skills for all participants! Each day is designed to be fun and creates a positive social environment for everyone to be a part of.

We really enjoy our camps as it gives us extra time to work with everyone involved and learn some new skills!

  • Times: 9:00am -1:00pm Each Day

  • Location: Scoil Cholmcille Ballybrack

The camps are a great way all of our participants to make new friends, learn new skills all in a fun and safe environment!

For more information you can email us at info@barmonkeycalisthenics.com or phone Jamie on 0857501328. Our Registration form is available below. Places are limited so please sign up quickly to avoid disappointment.

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Bar Monkey Expo 2018

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We are delighted to announce we will be holding our Bar Monkey EXPO 2018 on Sunday December 16th!

This will be a great day that will be full of demonstrations from our coaches and leading Calisthenics Athletes from across the country!

As well as this we will have an exhibition from our Junior Competition Groups and they will be showcasing their talent to everyone involved!

We will also have open sessions for people to come along and have fun on the bars!

This is a free event and promises to be a great day for all calisthenics enthusiasts!

Location: Scoil Cholmcille Ballybrack

Time: 12:00 - 4:00pm

We hope to see you there!

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12:00 PM12:00

Bar Monkey Summer Exhibition

Bar Monkey Summer Exhibition



Come Join Ireland's Leading Calisthenics Club! 

We will be running a summer event Saturday August 18th open to everyone to come along for open sessions, demonstrations and workshops throughout the day! 

This is a free event to get everyone together after the summer break and open to all ages!

On from 12:00 - 4:00 pm this promises to be a great event and will be lots of fun!


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to Aug 24

Summer Camps

Delighted to announce we will be running Bar Monkey Summer Camps throughout July and August! 


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These are always great fun for coaches and kids alike, as we get the opportunity to develop more Calisthenics skills with everyone involved in an enjoyable, welcoming and safe environment.

Where: Scoil Cholmcille Ballybrack

Times: 9:00am - 1:00pm

When: July and August

Ages 7-11


Our camps have been a huge success over the past few years, and a huge reason as to how we have been able to grow and develop as a club the last few years, so we really enjoy these summer months.

We know the kids involved always have a great time, and the atmosphere on the camps is always energetic and ensuring the kids enjoy themselves as much as possible. 

We can't wait to welcome you to our camps over the summer! 


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For more information please email jamie@barmonkeycalisthenics.com. 

To register for our camps please fill out a registration form below:


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12:00 PM12:00

Jay Chris Workshop

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Jay Chris is coming to Bar Monkey!

We are absolutely delighted to announce we will have Jay Chris @smallspartan_barsparta coming to Dublin to run both Junior and Adult Workshops! 

Jay is currently the two time WCO Featherweight Champion, a three time UK National champ and one of the best Calisthenics Athletes in the world today. He is a member of team Barsparta who came second in the Calisthenics World Cup in Bahrain 2015. 

Saturday June 23rd we get to welcome Jay to our club and this is a massive opportunity for all Calisthenics lovers across Ireland to train and learn from one of the very best athletes in the world today.

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If you are passionate about Calisthenics this is an opportunity not to be missed, one of the very best athletes in the game today and we cannot wait to welcome Jay here, to learn as much as we can from him. Genuinely one of the most enthusiastic athletes out there that will just infect everyone else involved, it promises to be a great day for the sport of Calisthenics in Ireland.

To book your place please check the link below or contact jamie@barmonkeycalisthenics.com for any further information.


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2:00 PM14:00

Bar Monkey Festival 2018


Bar Monkey Festival is back!

Ireland's National Calisthenics Competition returns this year on May 26th and it promises to be another special occassion not to be missed !

For all enthusiasts towards Calisthenics and bodyweight movement in general, this is an amazing experience to be involved in, with the best Athletes in the country involved to see who can become Ireland's National Calisthenics Champion in 2018!

With open sessions throughout the day for people to come along and learn somemthing new, this is a perfect day for people to come and discover all about Calisthenics!

We also have Ireland's Underage Competitions at under 10 and over 10 categories!

We have very special guests this year lined up as judges:

- Melanie Driessen ( Netherlands )

World Street Workout Champion and one of the biggest names in Calisthenics Worldwide,  it is an absolute honour to announce Melanie will be in attendance this year as one of our judges! Melanie promises to be amazing on the day, with some top level displays from her, and with a world champion ruling over the competitions, they promise to be amazing!

- Starboyasian_BarSparta ( England )

Starboy is a member of Team BarSparta, founder of BarSparta Bristol, and has competed in the Bahrain World Cup with Barsparta, where they finished second, in 2015! One of the best worldwide Calisthenics Athletes it will be absolutely amazing getting to see him in action at this years event!

- Colin Dojat ( France )

Colin is a French Athlete, who we had the privilege to meet at the Royalbarzz International Calisthenics Cup, and he has some unbelievable static strength! He will be an absolutely amazing addition to this years event and the perfect judge to look at statics this year!

An event not to be missed by any Bodyweight training enthusiasts around the country!

Open Sessions 2:00-4:00pm

There will open sessions from 2-4, with our full rig of equipment set up giving people the opportunity to try some new things and learn from the vast amount of other people there, perfect for kids and adults to learn some new monkey tricks!

Ireland's National Junior Calisthenics Competitions 4:00-5:00pm



Under 10 & Over 10 Categories

Ireland's National Junior Calisthenics Competitions will take place at 2:00pm, which is a fantastic occasion for these under age groups to showcase their skills and how bright the future of Calisthenics is in Ireland! 

This is an amazing section of the event and we hope you can come along and show your support to these young athletes! There is some amazing talent in this age group and they won't dissapoint!

They are an amazing example for other kids to see and look up, so it is a fantastic for all to be involved in!

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Ireland's National Freestyle Calisthenics Competition for 2018!

This is our third year running the competition and each year we have seen amazing performances from athletes, and this year promises to be no different!

We have seen an amazing rise in standards at the event the past two years, and this year promises to be even higher again! It is an amazing privilege to be able to bring these athletes together to showcase their talent and for everyone involved it is an amazing display to witness!

To register for the Adult Competition please fill out the application form linked below which also contains all the details for all athletes.

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Come along and show your support for the athletes involved, it promises to be an amazing event!


For any further information you can email jamie@barmonkeycalisthenics.com

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to Apr 6

Easter Camps

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We are delighted to announce we will be running Easter Camps! 

Where: Scoil Cholmcille Ballybrack


Week One - March 26th - 30th

Week Two - April 2nd - 6th 

Times: 9:00am - 1:00pm each day

Ages: 7-10

Cost: €60 per week. 

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We are really looking forward to these two weeks as it gives us a fantastic opportunity to work with the group for an extended period of time so they can improve on their Calisthenics skills! 

Encorporating a huge amount of fun into each day, the group get the opportunity to learn new skills, make new friends and establish better relationships with each other, in a safe and welcoming environment. 

From a personal perspective as coaches we really enjoy the camps as it gives us more time working with the groups, getting to know them better, and creating better relationships with us all so that they are more confident with us and they trust us when it comes to teaching them new skills, a huge process when it comes to learning calisthenics. 

With the continued progress of our members, these camps always promise to be really exciting as to how fast the group develop, and we know these two weeks will be no exception! 

Places are limited so if interested please complete the form below or if you need any further information please just email jamie@barmonkeycalisthenics.com




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10:00 AM10:00

Melanie Driessen Workshop


Delighted to announce that World Street Workout Champion Melanie Driessen will be coming to Bar Monkey! 

This will be Melanie's first trip to Ireland and it promises to be an absolutely amazing workshop! 

One of the leading Calisthenics Athletes worldwide, Melanie has travelled the world teaching Calisthenics and it is an absolute honour and a privilege to be able to invite her to Bar Monkey, we can't wait! 

*This event is open to non-members of Bar Monkey.

10:00 - 12:00 Junior Workshops

Melanie will be working with our younger members and teaching them some dynamic new movements, getting the opportunity for them to develop some amazing new skills and learn from one of the best worldwide! Amazing opportunity not to be missed! 

1:00 - 3:00pm Adult Workshops

Melanie will then take an adult workshop in the afternoon, teaching dynamics to all attendants based off their skill level. Working on freestyle movements, transitions and combinations, it will be an amazing opportunity to learn from one of the leading Calisthenics Athletes in the world! 


Places are limited so please book ASAP in order to avoid Dissapointment.

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