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a weightlift in which you lie on your back on a bench and press weights upward

a small punch press mounted on a workbench

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Both techniques come from strength gained bench pressing in the weight room, year-round.
Everyone you know who rubs in a little flaxseed oil suddenly starts bench pressing Sherman Oaks and is asked to double for Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Cheerleaders can submit videos of their best cheers, while athletes from any sport can submit videos of themselves bench pressing 185 pounds.
Several returning players are bench pressing at least 300 pounds, including lineman Ryan Bremler, who's putting up 390 - the most by a Foothill League lineman in recent memory.
A year later, there are 13 players bench pressing at least 400 pounds.