Pike Push Up vs Close Grip Push Up

Overall Comparison

The daily number of pike push up lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of close grip push up lifts.

Metric Pike Push Up Close Grip Push Up Difference Percent
Daily count 6 1 ↑5 ↑500%
Total lifts entered 2,225 3,142 ↓917 ↓29%

Male Comparison

The average pike push up entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average close grip push up.

The bodyweight of men entering pike push up lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering close grip push up lifts.

Metric Pike Push Up Close Grip Push Up Difference Percent
Average lift 121.8 kg 148.6 kg ↓26.8 kg ↓18%
Elite lift 208.9 kg 281.8 kg ↓72.9 kg ↓26%
Average bodyweight 74.6 kg 73.4 kg ↑1.2 kg ↑2%
Lifts analysed 478 569 ↓91 ↓16%

Female Comparison

The average pike push up entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average close grip push up.

The bodyweight of women entering pike push up lifts on Strength Level is on average heavier than those entering close grip push up lifts.

Metric Pike Push Up Close Grip Push Up Difference Percent
Average lift 87.8 kg 93.1 kg ↓5.3 kg ↓6%
Elite lift 151.3 kg 191.9 kg ↓40.6 kg ↓21%
Average bodyweight 61.5 kg 61.1 kg ↑0.4 kg ↑1%
Lifts analysed 0 0 ↑0 ↑-