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Barbell Shrug vs Preacher Curl

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Overall comparison

The daily number of barbell shrug lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of preacher curl lifts.

Metric Barbell Shrug Preacher Curl Difference Percent
Daily count 88 98 ↓10 ↓10%
Total lifts entered 63,935 17,308 ↑46,627 ↑269%

Male comparison

The average barbell shrug entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average preacher curl.

The bodyweight of men entering barbell shrug lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering preacher curl lifts.

Metric Barbell Shrug Preacher Curl Difference Percent
Average lift 291.8 lb 106.8 lb ↑185 lb ↑173%
Elite lift 570.9 lb 214.1 lb ↑356.8 lb ↑167%
Average bodyweight 178.3 lb 177.6 lb ↑0.7 lb ↑0%
Lifts analysed 28,100 6,456 ↑21,644 ↑335%

Female comparison

The average barbell shrug entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average preacher curl.

The bodyweight of women entering barbell shrug lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering preacher curl lifts.

Metric Barbell Shrug Preacher Curl Difference Percent
Average lift 144.1 lb 56.5 lb ↑87.6 lb ↑155%
Elite lift 334.7 lb 129.7 lb ↑205 lb ↑158%
Average bodyweight 146.3 lb 147.1 lb ↓0.8 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 1,407 341 ↑1,066 ↑313%

More comparisons

Compare barbell shrug versus one of the following exercises:

Bench Press Squat Deadlift Shoulder Press Barbell Curl Military Press Incline Bench Press Front Squat Bent Over Row Hex Bar Deadlift Sumo Deadlift Hip Thrust Romanian Deadlift Close Grip Bench Press T-Bar Row Preacher Curl Rack Pull Pendlay Row Stiff Legged Deadlift Box Squat Tricep Extension Decline Bench Press Bulgarian Split Squat Good Morning Upright Row Lying Tricep Extension Floor Press Barbell Lunge Landmine Squat Wrist Curl Split Squat Reverse Wrist Curl Zercher Squat

See also

Preacher Curl vs Barbell Shrug Barbell Shrug Standards Preacher Curl Standards