Pediatric and orthopedic researchers have agreed in the last decade that babies do best learning to crawl, pull-up, cruise, and walk when they are allowed to sport bare feet.
Pull-up diapers or plastic training pants can be purchased so that the child can remove them him or herself.
Ariat men's boots are available in pull-up or lacers in either Western or English style.
If you're not strong enough to perform a full pull-up, you may want to start with a simple bar hang, holding your body in place with your chin above the pull-up bar.
It's not uncommon for beaches to have exercise equipment along the shore, and there are situations when you could make an embarrassing mistake on a pull-up bar.