Pendlay Row vs Romanian Deadlift

Overall comparison

The daily number of pendlay row lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of romanian deadlift lifts.

Metric Pendlay Row Romanian Deadlift Difference Percent
Daily count 39 103 ↓64 ↓62%
Total lifts entered 82,500 188,205 ↓105,705 ↓56%

Male comparison

The average pendlay row entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average romanian deadlift.

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

Metric Pendlay Row Romanian Deadlift Difference Percent
Average lift 198.7 lb 263.1 lb ↓64.3 lb ↓24%
Elite lift 325.1 lb 461.6 lb ↓136.5 lb ↓30%
Average bodyweight 177.9 lb 174.4 lb ↑3.5 lb ↑2%
Lifts analysed 21,547 49,143 ↓27,596 ↓56%

Female comparison

The average pendlay row entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average romanian deadlift.

The bodyweight of women entering pendlay row lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering romanian deadlift lifts.

Metric Pendlay Row Romanian Deadlift Difference Percent
Average lift 111.9 lb 145.9 lb ↓34 lb ↓23%
Elite lift 191.9 lb 261.3 lb ↓69.3 lb ↓27%
Average bodyweight 143.4 lb 139.7 lb ↑3.7 lb ↑3%
Lifts analysed 1,631 15,508 ↓13,877 ↓89%