Thruster vs Push Press

Overall comparison

The daily number of thruster lifts entered on Strength Level is less than the daily number of push press lifts.

Metric Thruster Push Press Difference Percent
Daily count 34 70 ↓36 ↓51%
Total lifts entered 47,769 144,198 ↓96,429 ↓67%

Male comparison

The average thruster entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average push press.

The bodyweight of men entering thruster lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering push press lifts.

Metric Thruster Push Press Difference Percent
Average lift 171.9 lb 185.1 lb ↓13.3 lb ↓7%
Elite lift 325.2 lb 332.9 lb ↓7.7 lb ↓2%
Average bodyweight 177.1 lb 181.4 lb ↓4.3 lb ↓2%
Lifts analysed 6,951 40,459 ↓33,508 ↓83%

Female comparison

The average thruster entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average push press.

The bodyweight of women entering thruster lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering push press lifts.

Metric Thruster Push Press Difference Percent
Average lift 99.7 lb 101.9 lb ↓2.1 lb ↓2%
Elite lift 180.8 lb 177.6 lb ↑3.2 lb ↑2%
Average bodyweight 141.7 lb 145.6 lb ↓3.9 lb ↓3%
Lifts analysed 4,295 13,387 ↓9,092 ↓68%