Bench press Week Three

Day Two Warm up: Cable rope face pull: 4 x 25, 50 lbs Cable triceps pressdown: 4 x 25, 50 lbs Lat pulldown: 4 x 25, 30 lbs Workout: Barbell bench press: 5 x 5 x 70%, 85 lbs Tri-set: DB floor press: 5 x 5, 70 lbs DB upright row: 5 x 5, 40Continue reading “Bench press Week Three”

Bench & Arms

Bench & Arms Warm up: EZ bar chest press: 4 x 25, 20 lbs DB bentover reverse fly: 4 x 25, 20 lbs Workout: Barbell bench press: 3 x 80 lbs, 3 x 85 lbs Tri-set: Smith machine incline press: 4 x 8-10, 75 lbs DB chest press: 4 x 8-10, 60 lbs Alternating DBContinue reading “Bench & Arms”

Chest 10.15.18

Warm up: Lat pulldown: 4 x 25, 40 lbs assisted dips: 4 x 25, 100 lbs Cable triceps pressdown: 4 x 25, 40 lbs Workout: Barbell bench press: 6 x 8-10 @ 65% 1RM — 80 lbs Tri-sets: Lat pulldown (narrow grip) 5 x 8-10, 80 lbs Cable curls: 5 x 8-10, 60 lbs CableContinue reading “Chest 10.15.18”

The preacher curl

The preacher curl, an exercise I don’t do often but one that I should do because it is a great bicep exercise workout, especially if you are really looking to isolate the muscle. My gym offers a space to do the curl like in the video above ( I assume most gyms do) but ifContinue reading “The preacher curl”

Resistance band exercises (upper body)

Utilizing resistance bands for exercise are a great way to recover from injury, warm up before starting your workout, and adding some form of variety to your programs. Not to mention you can add them to your main exercises to add some form of extra resistance.    Today’s post will go over some upper body exercises usingContinue reading “Resistance band exercises (upper body)”