Cable Fly vs Lat Pulldown

Overall comparison

The daily number of cable fly lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of lat pulldown lifts.

Metric Cable Fly Lat Pulldown Difference Percent
Daily count 28 270 ↓242 ↓90%
Total lifts entered 39,375 316,879 ↓277,504 ↓88%

Male comparison

The average cable fly entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average lat pulldown.

The bodyweight of men entering cable fly lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering lat pulldown lifts.

Metric Cable Fly Lat Pulldown Difference Percent
Average lift 89.2 lb 178.9 lb ↓89.7 lb ↓50%
Elite lift 235.3 lb 310.1 lb ↓74.7 lb ↓24%
Average bodyweight 171.3 lb 171.2 lb ↑0.1 lb ↑0%
Lifts analysed 6,672 91,116 ↓84,444 ↓93%

Female comparison

The average cable fly entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average lat pulldown.

The bodyweight of women entering cable fly lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering lat pulldown lifts.

Metric Cable Fly Lat Pulldown Difference Percent
Average lift 45.5 lb 100.4 lb ↓55 lb ↓55%
Elite lift 117.9 lb 181.6 lb ↓63.7 lb ↓35%
Average bodyweight 145.3 lb 143.6 lb ↑1.7 lb ↑1%
Lifts analysed 562 20,232 ↓19,670 ↓97%