Bench-press improvement at your fingertips! In just four weeks, you’ll be lifting more in the most popular exercise in the gym – without hitting the bench!
By P.J. Striet. Photography by Marius Bugge
If your bench-press best hasn’t increased since Kevin Rudd was PM, here’s a wild idea: you do it too much and this will help in your bench-press improvement. Changing your set and rep scheme isn’t going to solve the problem either.
Sometimes you just need to get the bar out of your hands for a few weeks and work on your weak points with other moves. We’ve put together a routine for boosting your bench in four weeks, without a single bench-press rep.
5% IS THE AMOUNT YOU COULD INCREASE YOUR BENCH BY DOING THIS PROGRAM
Download the Bench-Boosting Workout (1.3 Mb)