Originally Posted by Paradox
Great pressing, man. What are you hoping you get out of your bench with this smolov cycle? It's okay if you can't provide an approximation, don't worry!
I've taken my last meet 1 RM of bench as base wt for this Bench Smolov program. It was 325lbs / 147.5Kg. By the end of these 13 weeks, I want my bench to move to 375lbs / 170.5Kg. That will be 50lbs+ from my current 1RM. I'm hopeful of doing this because that 325 was done with an injured shoulder. I was doing somewhere 365+ in gym for preparation. Till date shoulder is co-operating well ... let's see ...