איך לעשות לחיצת חזה ? How to Bench Press Here’s how to Bench Press with proper form: Lie on the bench with your eyes under the bar Grab the bar with a medium grip-width (thumbs around the bar!) Unrack the bar by straightening your arms Lower the bar to your mid-chest Press the bar back up until your arms are straight Hold the weight for a second at the top, with straight arms. Breathe. Then take a big breath, hold it, and lower the bar again. The Bench Press is a full body, compound exercise. It works your chest, shoulders and triceps most. It’s the most effective exercise to gain upper-body strength and muscle mass because it’s the upper-body exercise you’ll lift most weight on (more than Overhead Press). The bigger your bench, the bigger your chest.