Burpee over barbell

The burpee over barbell is an exercise that takes the burpee, a popular functional fitness move, and separates each rep with a lateral jump across the barbell. It works the cardiovascular system, but also the chest, quads, glutes, hamstrings, and abs. This exercise is a favorite of many athletes, including obstacle race participants.


  1. Improves conditioning and athleticism
  2. Serious cardiovascular challenge and calorie burn
  3. Improves lateral agility

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