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Rogue Thompson Fatbells

Thompson Fatbell - 9LB
$24.00
Thompson Fatbell - 13LB
$32.00
Thompson Fatbell - 18LB
$36.00
Thompson Fatbell - 26LB
$45.00
Thompson Fatbell - 35LB
$60.00
Thompson Fatbell - 44LB
$72.00
Thompson Fatbell - 53LB
$85.00
Thompson Fatbell - 62LB
$96.00
Thompson Fatbell - 70LB
$108.00
Thompson Fatbell - 80LB
$118.00
Thompson Fatbell - 88LB
$130.00
Thompson Fatbell - 97LB
$140.00
Thompson Fatbell - 106LB
$149.00
Thompson Fatbell - 124LB
$170.00
Thompson Fatbell - 150LB
$195.00

Gear Specs

Brand Rogue Fitness
Made In USA No
Color Black
Product Weight Varies
Other Product Specs Color-coded stripe for quick recognition

Original drawings from 2006 by Donnie Thompson.

Rogue Thompson Fatbells

The Rogue Thompson Fatbell was co-developed with powerlifting legend Donnie Thompson as a revolutionary new take on the traditional kettlebell. With this design, we’ve made the simple but significant change of re-positioning the handle inside of the bell—set dead center and straight across like a dumbbell handle within an open-ended, cast-iron sphere. The result, as Donnie explains it himself, is a “perfect geometric shape for maximizing optimal performance,” as your hand and the bell essentially act as one. The center mass design allows athletes to improve the efficiency and balance of every swing/press while also reducing common kettlebell safety risks.

With your hand inside the sphere, “every single infinitesimal point on the surface of that sphere is equal distance to the center of your hand.” This dynamic reduces the shearing force on joints and adds more load distribution on muscle and connective tissue.

Rogue Thompson Fatbells are available in many different weight increments and include Rogue’s signature black powder coat finish. The 9LB, 13LB, & 18LB Fatbell feature an additional, second opening on the underside of the sphere for athletes with smaller hands.

Gear Specs

Brand Rogue Fitness
Made In USA No
Color Black
Product Weight Varies
Other Product Specs Color-coded stripe for quick recognition

What Sets the Rogue Thompson Fatbell Apart:

  • 1A Donnie Thompson Innovation

    For Donnie Thompson, decades of experience as both a champion powerlifter and world renowned trainer went into conceptualizing this new breed of kettlebell. Since his first sketch of a spheroid bell with an internal handle back in 2006, the blueprint was refined and perfected into its current dynamic form. If it meets Donnie’s standards, it’s up to just about anybody’s.

  • 2A “Perfect Geometric Shape”

    The center mass design of the Fatbell allows athletes to improve the efficiency and balance of every swing/press while also reducing common kettlebell safety risks. As Donnie Thompson puts it, this is the “perfect geometric shape for maximizing optimal performance,” as your hand and the bell essentially act as one. “Every single infinitesimal point on the surface of that sphere is equal distance to the center of your hand.” This dynamic reduces the shearing force on joints and adds more load distribution on muscle and connective tissue.

  • 3Quality Construction

    Thompson Fatbells feature a solid, cast-iron construction with a black powdercoat finish and a grip-friendly ergo handle. The exterior design includes both Rogue and Thompson branding, as well as a color-coded stripe around the opening for quick recognition. All bells 26 LB and up have a flat machined base, while the 9LB, 13LB, and 18LB bells are opened-ended on both the top and bottom, providing an alternative option for athletes with smaller hands.

  • 4Wide Range of Sizes

    Whether you want to order a couple sets of Fatbells for your home gym or equip a larger facility with a full arsenal, there is no shortage of options [see the size chart below or within the order menu]. Bear in mind that along with the diameter of the bell itself, the diameter of the internal Ergo Handle also changes depending on the weight of the Fatbell:
    9-18 LB Bells = 32mm diameter handle
    26-88 LB Bells = 37mm diameter handle
    97LB+ Bells = 40mm diameter handle

  • 5Variety of Applications

    As a hybrid of sorts between a traditional kettlebell and dumbbell, there are countless ways to utilize Thompson Fatbells and incorporate them into your routine; from presses, swings, and lunges to snatches, cleans, rows, and more.

  • 6Reliable Rogue Shipping

    Orders placed by 3PM ship the same business day when your Fatbells are in stock. The Rogue Shipping System allows you to track your order from the time you place it to the time it hits your door. Order today, track today.

Additional Specifications:

  • Based on an original design by Donnie Thompson
  • Interior Handle and Center Mass reduce shearing force, add more load distribution on muscle & connective tissue
  • Solid Cast Iron construction
  • 9-18 LB Bells: 32mm diameter Ergo Handle
  • 26-88 LB Bells: 37mm diameter Ergo Handle
  • 97LB+ Bells: 40mm diameter Ergo Handle
  • Flat machined base (open-ended on 18LB bell)
  • Black Powder Coat Finish
  • Rogue and Thompson branding w/ color-coded stripe for quick recognition
  • Applications: Presses, Swings, Lunges, Snatches, Cleans, Rows, and more

Bell Weight / Diameter

  • 9lb - 161mm
  • 13lb - 172mm
  • 18lb - 185mm
  • 26lb - 194mm
  • 35lb - 204mm
  • 44lb - 214mm
  • 53lb - 221mm
  • 62lb - 230mm
  • 70lb - 236mm
  • 80lb - 244mm
  • 88lb - 244mm
  • 97lb - 256mm
  • 106lb - 262mm
  • 124lb - 273mm
  • 150lb - 286mm
Rogue Thompson Fatbells is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 62.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fatbells I ordered 4 pairs of Fatbells and they are great... I saving to buy more in the next couple months.
Date published: 2017-12-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simply Awesome Was debating on this product for some time. Due to limited size for my gym equipment I decided on these instead of 5-50 lb dumbbells. Best decision ever. Only regret was not purchasing heavier Fatbells. The pumps i get from training with these are amazing. They are extremely versatile. I am surprised these haven't made dumbbells obsolete.
Date published: 2017-12-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quick I ordered about 4 items. They came in separate orders but they came very fast. The fatbells are a very nice addition to my dumbbells and Kettlebells. They are great for shrugs and presses. I will have to see what else I can use them for.
Date published: 2017-12-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from DENSEST WEIGHT DISTRIBUTION This tool will help you get resistance where you need it. R.O.M. is enhanced so swings are deeper, rows higher and closer with full supination ...etc brought to life by Super D Thompson And ROGUE Fitness what more can I say. Renegade Rows with 150 are my DESTINEEEE.....!
Date published: 2017-12-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome tool Bought these on the black friday sale. Perfect tool for the home gym and a great price per pound with the $5 shipping.
Date published: 2017-12-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from next generation Grandsons killing it with their Fatbells! Good product Donnie Thompson & Rogue.
Date published: 2017-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Added Toy We have these at our gym and they are able to be used with some many of our workouts, and its adds a little twist to the normal dumbbell and kettlebell feel. One thing I noticed with using these was just the different feel with the weight being distributed the way it is. Def a must have if looking for a nice good change of weight.
Date published: 2017-11-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great training/recuperation tool!! I am lucky enough to train and run my aging adult fitness business out of the space Darkside Athletics calls home. I am so lucky that Kerry Overfelt is always on the cutting edge of how to up your training experience. He added Thompson Fat Bells to our sack of toys and we use them for strength training as well as restorative work from using them as a base to stretch from, compression gut work, muscle/joint blood oxygen flow to tempering strategies. All of these components important for the continued health and overal improvement of strength, stability, and wellness to both my clients and myself! Thank you Donnie!
Date published: 2017-11-21
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