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    What do you focus on to stimualate the pecs as much as possible during pressing?

    Especially when you go heavier?

    Its impossible to not use your arms to lift heavy weight during pressing exercises. Its not like you can just lift that weight with your chest on its own.

    So what motion do you focus on making when you are performing bench press exercises?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lovetogetjacked View Post
    Especially when you go heavier?

    Its impossible to not use your arms to lift heavy weight during pressing exercises. Its not like you can just lift that weight with your chest on its own.

    So what motion do you focus on making when you are performing bench press exercises?
    not sure I understand your question?



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    Quote Originally Posted by Prince View Post
    not sure I understand your question?
    What is your main focus while pressing to activate your pectorial muscles?

    For example it may be focusing on really holding and squeezing your contraction.

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    press to neck while bench pressing with wider grip and arms flared out

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    The wider the grip the more pecs you will stimulate.
    Don't go overboard, warm up with grip 2" wider than shoulder width, then try 3" if comfortable shoot for 3.5 to 4.5".
    You will notice that the wider you go the weaker you are, but it will be working mostly pecs.
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    bring bar to neck wide grip arms flared out. .go LIGHT

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