Bench Press - Close Grip (Barbell)

Bench Press - Close Grip (Barbell)

strength / isolation

Beginner

Get Started With Bench Press - Close Grip (Barbell)


  • 1

    Lie on your back on a bench with knees bent and feet placed on the ground.

  • 2

    Hold the barbell with elbows at your sides, elbows bent close (almost 45 degrees), and hands close to chest width.

  • 3

    Slowly lift the barbell towards the ceiling by straightening the elbows until your elbows are fully extended/straight.

  • 4

    Return to the starting position and repeat.

Primary
Secondary
ShouldersChestTriceps

Equipment


BalanceFrom Vinyl Standard 1-Inch Plate Weight Plate for Strength Training, Weightlifting and Crossfit, Pair or Set with Barbell
BalanceFrom Vinyl Standard 1-Inch Plate Weight Plate for Strength Training, Weightlifting and Crossfit, Pair or Set with Barbell
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Marcy Deluxe Versatile Flat Bench Workout Utility Bench with Steel Frame
Marcy Deluxe Versatile Flat Bench Workout Utility Bench with Steel Frame
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Marcy Flat Utility 600 lbs Capacity Weight Bench for Weight Training and Ab Exercises SB-315 , Black, 17 x 14 x 43.00 inches
Marcy Flat Utility 600 lbs Capacity Weight Bench for Weight Training and Ab Exercises SB-315 , Black, 17 x 14 x 43.00 inches
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REP FITNESS Flat Bench - FB-3000-1,000 lb Rated Bench for Weightlifting. Optional Wall Storage Hanger Sold Separately
REP FITNESS Flat Bench - FB-3000-1,000 lb Rated Bench for Weightlifting. Optional Wall Storage Hanger Sold Separately
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