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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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While he was doing a bench-press exercise, Harrison felt a twinge in his stomach and the medical assessment was worse than he had feared.
At 5ft 9in tall and with size 12 feet, he can already bench-press 70kg, leg-press 240kg and dead-lift 100kg.
Try to bench-press the OL off to create separation.
Twenty Times Club: Bench-press your body weight 20 times, using perfect form and technique.
For example, observe the raising speed of a power lifter attempting to bench-press a heavy weight.
But his workouts are far from the traditional bench-press sessions and 40-yard dashes.