Close Grip Bench Press vs Preacher Curl

Overall comparison

The daily number of close grip bench press lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of preacher curl lifts.

Metric Close Grip Bench Press Preacher Curl Difference Percent
Daily count 80 33 ↑47 ↑142%
Total lifts entered 85,277 69,945 ↑15,332 ↑22%

Male comparison

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

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

Metric Close Grip Bench Press Preacher Curl Difference Percent
Average lift 206 lb 103.3 lb ↑102.7 lb ↑99.4%
Elite lift 341.2 lb 206.4 lb ↑134.8 lb ↑65%
Average bodyweight 180.4 lb 176.5 lb ↑3.9 lb ↑2%
Lifts analysed 20,692 13,551 ↑7,141 ↑53%

Female comparison

The average close grip bench press entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average preacher curl.

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

Metric Close Grip Bench Press Preacher Curl Difference Percent
Average lift 106 lb 56.6 lb ↑49.5 lb ↑87%
Elite lift 194.1 lb 123.2 lb ↑70.9 lb ↑58%
Average bodyweight 146.2 lb 147.2 lb ↓1.1 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 1,256 816 ↑440 ↑54%