Upright Row vs Behind The Back Barbell Shrug

Overall Comparison

The daily number of upright row lifts entered on Strength Level is greater than the daily number of behind the back barbell shrug lifts.

Metric Upright Row Behind The Back Barbell Shrug Difference Percent
Daily count 14 1 ↑13 ↑1300%
Total lifts entered 125,013 562 ↑124,451 ↑22144%

Male Comparison

The average upright row entered by men on Strength Level is less heavy than the average behind the back barbell shrug.

The bodyweight of men entering upright row lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering behind the back barbell shrug lifts.

Metric Upright Row Behind The Back Barbell Shrug Difference Percent
Average lift 63.5 kg 131.6 kg ↓68.1 kg ↓52%
Elite lift 128.8 kg 259.5 kg ↓130.6 kg ↓50%
Average bodyweight 80 kg 80.8 kg ↓0.8 kg ↓1%
Lifts analysed 22,916 0 ↑22,916 ↑-

Female Comparison

The average upright row entered by women on Strength Level is less heavy than the average behind the back barbell shrug.

The bodyweight of women entering upright row lifts on Strength Level is on average less heavy than those entering behind the back barbell shrug lifts.

Metric Upright Row Behind The Back Barbell Shrug Difference Percent
Average lift 33 kg 66.2 kg ↓33.1 kg ↓50%
Elite lift 66.8 kg 152 kg ↓85.2 kg ↓56%
Average bodyweight 64.5 kg 66.2 kg ↓1.7 kg ↓3%
Lifts analysed 4,140 0 ↑4,140 ↑-