Bench Press

One of the most common exercises in weight trying, the Bench Press is key in developing a strong chest, beneficial to any athlete. Whether you're trying to max out, gain mass or just maintain this powerful muscle, STACK is the place to go. Learn different variations and workout routines involving the Bench Press to maximize your results, plus gain training tips and trick from athletes and experts.

Latest in Bench Press

Florida State DT Derrick Nnadi Squats 750 Pounds, Proves He's the Strongest Man in College Football

We've already told you about Donte 'Cheetah' Jackson, the LSU cornerback who's likely the fastest player in college football. Now it's time to get ...

By: Brandon Hall

How Strength Coaches Can Build Effective and Fun Workouts for Young Athletes

Youth strength and conditioning is becoming very popular. Parents and coaches are beginning to realize the benefits of training at a young age. Many of...

By: Steve Olsen

3 Upper-Body Exercises That Are Safe and Effective for Baseball Players

Baseball strength training is a double-edged sword. It is important for increasing throwing velocity, but when done incorrectly, it can cause shoulder...

By: Jon Drees

7 Quick Tips to Build a Stonger Bench Press

Everyone wants a bigger bench press.. No matter the sport or age the first question someone asks when they find out you lift weights is, what do you...

By: John Papp

Why Some Athletes Should Start Their Workouts With Heavy Lifts—and Some Should Not

Training is as much an art as it is a science. As a trainer it is my job to combine sound scientific programming with tried and true practical knowledge...

By: Nick Parasiliti

Latest Videos in Bench Press

Carli Lloyd Upper Body Strength and Power Circuit

Carli Lloyd, a midfielder for the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team, performs the Bench Press and Physioball Explosive Med Ball Press to develop upper body strength and power.

How NFL Draft Prospects Use Athos to Increase Their 225 Bench Press

Get a look at how top strength coaches use Athos technology to increase their athletes' 225 Bench Press.

The STACK Rundown // Kendrick Lamar's Reebok Venilator, A Bench Press That Could Save Your Life, And LeBron James' Backwards Free Throw

In this week's episode of the STACK Rundown, we take a look at the Kendrick Lamar-designed Reebok Venilator and watch LeBron James hitting a free throw backwards.

STACK Fitness Weekly: The Guide to Building a Big Bench Press

In this episode of STACK Fitness Weekly, Rick Scarpulla provides a detailed explanation of how to build a bigger Bench Press by altering your technique and approach to the exercise.

Tiki Barber's Chest Routine

Former NFL All-Pro running back Tiki Barber performs a chest circuit consisting of a flat Bench Press and Push-Ups.