Tri-grip weight plates are a cheap yet extremely versatile type of weightlifting equipment. The unique feature of these plates is given away in the name. The plates are designed with three triangular hand-grips to make it easier and safer to firmly hold on to it. Whether loading or unloading the plate onto a barbell or carrying it around the gym, it is simpler and safer to do so with a tri-grip weight plate.
Thanks to the tri-grip design, you can easily grip the weight plate and safely use it on its own for workouts without the need for a bar. As a tri-grip plate can be used with a barbell or for single and double-handed workouts, this presents users with the flexibility to do a wider range of exercises. You can perform lots of weightlifting workouts including classics like bench presses and squats. Tri-grip weight plates are also often slimmer than other types of plates, helping you save space in your workout environment.
Our tri-grip rubber weight plates come in various sizes, providing you with plenty of options to fit out your gym with all the weightlifting equipment you could possibly need. The plates are designed for safe and easy handling and are an excellent solution for developing body muscle, balance and coordination. With a high-quality finish, the plates look aesthetically pleasing and will last for years before they need to be replaced. The tri-grip plates feature clear markings showing the weight. Our plates can be used with any 2" Olympic barbell.
Simplicity is at the heart of these tri-grip weight plates, so you or your gym members shouldn't have a problem getting started. The plates can either be used with a barbell, one hand or two hands. If using with an Olympic bar, simply slide the weight plate on the end of the barbell and fasten it into position, ensuring you use clamp collars to prevent it from moving. You can perform a range of traditional barbell exercises such as barbell squats, rack pulls, deadlifts, and bench presses. If you want to use a barbell, we highly recommend the 7ft Olympic bar.
If you would prefer to exercise without an Olympic bar, then you will be happy to know that these tri-grip plates excel in this area. The plates have three hand-grips for exercising safely without the use of a bar. All you need to do is pick up the plate, maintain a firm grasp and perform your preferred workout - it's that simple! Effective weightlifting exercises that you can do without a bar include the front raise, lateral raise, squat press, and Russian twist.
We sell a diverse range of weight plates, including rubber crumb weight plates alongside the tri-grip collection. Whether fitting out your commercial gym or home space, we have no doubt you will find something that fits. You may be wondering what the differences are between tri-grip plates and rubber crumb plates, and what is the best option for you. Both types of weight plates are different, featuring their own advantages and disadvantages. They also share several similarities and regardless, will make an excellent purchase in transforming your strength equipment.
Tri-grip weight plates, as we have already mentioned, incorporate a tri-grip design. This unique design provides users with the flexibility to safely and efficiently exercise with or without a barbell. Unlike other weight plates, it is far easier and safer to work out with the plate alone as you can grip the handles. With that said, you can still attach any 2" Olympic barbell. Tri-grip plates open you up to a broader range of exercises and focus on developing upper body muscles, balance and coordination. Rubber crumb plates, however, are designed with impact protection in mind. These plates aren't as easy to use on their own, but help protects equipment, reduce sound and create a softer bounce. No matter your choice, you can perform an extensive range of strength workouts, so rest assured you will achieve your weightlifting goals.