A1. Lie on the decline bench and hold the barbell directly above your lower chest with elbows bent to almost a 90-degree angle. r/bodybuilding: News, articles, personal pictures, videos & advice on everything related to bodybuilding - nutrition, supplementation, training … Press J to jump to the feed. share. Sorry if I sound like a noob but what's suicide grip. I might do something like this: 5x8-12 incline bench 5x6-10 flat bench 5x10 incline flys super set with incline champagnes 5x8 flat dumbbell press. 2014 Misc Raw Bench Press Contest winner in the 276lb+ 555lb lift @ ~280lbs 2014 Obtained goal of 600+ raw bench press. News, articles, personal pictures, videos & advice on everything related to bodybuilding - nutrition, supplementation, training, contest preparation, and more. Great post. As most have said on this post whenever I barbell decline I really get a sick tricep pump, which isn't what I'm looking for unfortunately. To be fair, I bench pressed quite heavily in high school, so it's a little easier for me to come back to it. Friends always tell me that my chest looks ridiculously huge compared to my overall level. Sort by. You're heading out with 3 of your best buds. Board index Bodybuilding & Fitness Bodybuilding/Strength Training; Decline Bench Press. Avoid problems by limiting your range of motion and stopping each rep when your upper arms are parallel to the floor. Continue this thread level 1. it's all about hypertrophy, here's a study on which exercises activate the chest most, decline press not being included tho :/ http://www.t-nation.com/free_online_article/sports_body_training_performance/inside_the_muscles_best_chest_and_triceps_exercises, Hodgetwins would call is heresy. The PRIME Adjustable Bench was designed to be versatile, cost-effective, and possess the American-made quality our customers have grown to expect. Lift the bar off the supports and hold it over (above) your lower chest with your arms straight (extended). Join. 3rd place - Free Bodybuilding.com hat. 2015 Lost 110 lbs and currently enjoy being healthy. I think you'll see more results. Help others? Now, lift the barbell while contracting your lats and chest muscles. I feel my chest way more on the decline bench with a suicide grip. Decline with a suicide grip? I'm not talking about close grip bench press or any other triceps exercises. This steel exercise bench includes padded leg rests for ab and dumbbell work. I can’t take it anymore. Thank you so much. Does this really live up to the hype that Dorian Yates emphasizes? 1st Place - doggiejoe. What do you guys think? Sorry if I sound like a noob but what's suicide grip. If you look at the anatomy of the pectoral muscle it is supposed to bring the upper arm in and downward so I do believe decline hits the pecs better than flat or incline. Bodybuilding - everybody wants to be a bodybuilder r/ bodybuilding. Tricep Push-Down – 60-90 seconds rest: 3 x 12: B2. Feel no need for decline. I use weighted dips to hit that part of the chest and tri. Close. There were two separate studies done that showed incline bench targets the upper chest about 5% more than doing the same exercise on flat bench. Report Save. The decline oblique crunch is a popular bodyweight exercise targeting the obliques and the rectus abdominis or "six-pack" muscles. It doesn't target the chest as well as bench, and it doesn't hit my triceps as well as dips. Three of your links (including the ergo-log one) are all the same paper: "Electromyographical Activity of the Pectoralis Muscle During Incline and Decline Bench Presses" by Glass and Armstrong. Today's Posts; FAQ; Community. 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