Front Squat Standards (lb)

These front squat strength standards allow you to grade your one-rep max performance and compare it with other lifters at your bodyweight. We have standards for men and women.

Our front squat standards are based on 153,000 lifts collected from users of Strength Level.

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Male Front Squat Standards (lb)

BW Beg. Nov. Int. Adv. Elite
120 77 x0.64 113 x0.95 159 x1.33 212 x1.77 270 x2.25
130 86 x0.66 125 x0.96 172 x1.32 228 x1.75 287 x2.21
140 95 x0.68 135 x0.97 185 x1.32 242 x1.73 304 x2.17
150 104 x0.7 146 x0.97 197 x1.31 256 x1.71 319 x2.13
160 113 x0.71 156 x0.98 209 x1.31 270 x1.68 334 x2.09
170 121 x0.71 166 x0.98 220 x1.3 282 x1.66 349 x2.05
180 130 x0.72 176 x0.98 231 x1.29 295 x1.64 363 x2.01
190 138 x0.72 185 x0.97 242 x1.27 307 x1.62 376 x1.98
200 145 x0.73 194 x0.97 252 x1.26 319 x1.59 389 x1.94
210 153 x0.73 203 x0.97 263 x1.25 330 x1.57 401 x1.91
220 161 x0.73 211 x0.96 272 x1.24 341 x1.55 413 x1.88
230 168 x0.73 220 x0.96 282 x1.23 351 x1.53 425 x1.85
240 175 x0.73 228 x0.95 291 x1.21 362 x1.51 436 x1.82
250 182 x0.73 236 x0.94 300 x1.2 372 x1.49 447 x1.79
260 189 x0.73 244 x0.94 309 x1.19 382 x1.47 458 x1.76
270 196 x0.72 251 x0.93 317 x1.18 391 x1.45 469 x1.74
280 202 x0.72 259 x0.92 326 x1.16 400 x1.43 479 x1.71
290 209 x0.72 266 x0.92 334 x1.15 409 x1.41 489 x1.69
300 215 x0.72 273 x0.91 342 x1.14 418 x1.39 498 x1.66
310 221 x0.71 280 x0.9 350 x1.13 427 x1.38 508 x1.64

Note: these barbell standards include the weight of the bar, normally 20 kg / 44 lb.

Female Front Squat Standards (lb)

BW Beg. Nov. Int. Adv. Elite
100 47 x0.47 74 x0.74 108 x1.08 149 x1.49 194 x1.94
110 52 x0.47 79 x0.72 115 x1.04 156 x1.42 202 x1.84
120 56 x0.46 84 x0.7 121 x1.01 163 x1.36 210 x1.75
130 60 x0.46 89 x0.69 126 x0.97 170 x1.31 218 x1.68
140 63 x0.45 94 x0.67 132 x0.94 176 x1.26 225 x1.61
150 67 x0.45 98 x0.65 137 x0.91 182 x1.22 232 x1.54
160 71 x0.44 102 x0.64 142 x0.89 188 x1.18 238 x1.49
170 74 x0.43 106 x0.63 147 x0.86 194 x1.14 244 x1.44
180 77 x0.43 110 x0.61 151 x0.84 199 x1.1 250 x1.39
190 80 x0.42 114 x0.6 156 x0.82 204 x1.07 256 x1.35
200 83 x0.42 117 x0.59 160 x0.8 208 x1.04 261 x1.3
210 86 x0.41 121 x0.58 164 x0.78 213 x1.01 266 x1.27
220 89 x0.4 124 x0.56 168 x0.76 217 x0.99 271 x1.23
230 92 x0.4 127 x0.55 171 x0.74 222 x0.96 276 x1.2
240 94 x0.39 131 x0.54 175 x0.73 226 x0.94 280 x1.17
250 97 x0.39 134 x0.53 178 x0.71 230 x0.92 285 x1.14
260 99 x0.38 137 x0.53 182 x0.7 234 x0.9 289 x1.11

Note: these barbell standards include the weight of the bar, normally 20 kg / 44 lb.

What do the strength standards mean?

Beginner
Stronger than 5% of lifters. A beginner lifter can perform the movement correctly and has practiced it for at least a month.
Novice
Stronger than 20% of lifters. A novice lifter has trained regularly in the technique for at least six months.
Intermediate
Stronger than 50% of lifters. An intermediate lifter has trained regularly in the technique for at least two years.
Advanced
Stronger than 80% of lifters. An advanced lifter has progressed for over five years.
Elite
Stronger than 95% of lifters. An elite lifter has dedicated over five years to become competitive at strength sports.

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