Box Squat vs Pendlay Row

Overall Comparison

The daily number of box squat lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of pendlay row lifts.

Metric Box Squat Pendlay Row Difference Percent
Daily count 38 31 ↑7 ↑23%
Total lifts entered 118,111 134,389 ↓16,278 ↓12%

Male Comparison

The average box squat entered by men on Strength Level is heavier than the average pendlay row.

The bodyweight of men entering box squat lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering pendlay row lifts.

Metric Box Squat Pendlay Row Difference Percent
Average lift 149.3 kg 90.1 kg ↑59.1 kg ↑66%
Elite lift 263 kg 147.5 kg ↑115.5 kg ↑78%
Average bodyweight 81.9 kg 80.7 kg ↑1.2 kg ↑1%
Lifts analysed 9,998 21,547 ↓11,549 ↓54%

Female Comparison

The average box squat entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average pendlay row.

The bodyweight of women entering box squat lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering pendlay row lifts.

Metric Box Squat Pendlay Row Difference Percent
Average lift 83.5 kg 50.8 kg ↑32.7 kg ↑64%
Elite lift 148.9 kg 87.1 kg ↑61.9 kg ↑71%
Average bodyweight 64.9 kg 65 kg ↓0.1 kg ↓0%
Lifts analysed 2,033 1,631 ↑402 ↑25%