Seated Leg Curl vs Chest Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of seated leg curl lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of chest press lifts.

Metric Seated Leg Curl Chest Press Difference Percent
Daily count 36 109 ↓73 ↓67%
Total lifts entered 76,493 117,104 ↓40,611 ↓35%

Male comparison

The average seated leg curl entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average chest press.

The bodyweight of men entering seated leg curl lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering chest press lifts.

Metric Seated Leg Curl Chest Press Difference Percent
Average lift 176.5 lb 199.8 lb ↓23.3 lb ↓12%
Elite lift 346.2 lb 388.7 lb ↓42.5 lb ↓11%
Average bodyweight 170.7 lb 172.3 lb ↓1.6 lb ↓1%
Lifts analysed 17,373 26,014 ↓8,641 ↓33%

Female comparison

The average seated leg curl entered by women on Strength Level is heavier than the average chest press.

The bodyweight of women entering seated leg curl lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering chest press lifts.

Metric Seated Leg Curl Chest Press Difference Percent
Average lift 103.7 lb 83.5 lb ↑20.1 lb ↑24%
Elite lift 212.8 lb 188.1 lb ↑24.6 lb ↑13%
Average bodyweight 145 lb 147.3 lb ↓2.3 lb ↓2%
Lifts analysed 5,855 3,785 ↑2,070 ↑55%