Belt Squat vs Close Grip Bench Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of belt squat lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of close grip bench press lifts.

Metric Belt Squat Close Grip Bench Press Difference Percent
Daily count 1 80 ↓79 ↓99%
Total lifts entered 1 85,277 ↓85,276 ↓99.999%

Male comparison

The average belt squat entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average close grip bench press.

The bodyweight of men entering belt squat lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering close grip bench press lifts.

Metric Belt Squat Close Grip Bench Press Difference Percent
Average lift 345.2 lb 206 lb ↑139.2 lb ↑68%
Elite lift 753.9 lb 341.2 lb ↑412.7 lb ↑121%
Average bodyweight 184.3 lb 180.4 lb ↑3.9 lb ↑2%
Lifts analysed 103 20,692 ↓20,589 ↓99.5%

Female comparison

The average belt squat entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average close grip bench press.

The bodyweight of women entering belt squat lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering close grip bench press lifts.

Metric Belt Squat Close Grip Bench Press Difference Percent
Average lift 78.5 lb 106 lb ↓27.5 lb ↓26%
Elite lift 164.1 lb 194.1 lb ↓30 lb ↓15%
Average bodyweight 138.1 lb 146.2 lb ↓8.1 lb ↓6%
Lifts analysed 0 1,256 ↓1,256 ↓100%