Office of Work-Life Programs (CG-111) -
Coast Guard Athleticism Program
Strength – "Barbell Bench Press”
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“Barbell Bench Press”
- Lying face up on barbell bench with overhand grip and
arms extended over chest
- Toes under knees
- Shoulder blades back and down, chest up
- The grip should be approximately shoulder width apart
- Lower bar to chest and return to starting position
- Repeat for prescribed number of repetition
Point of Contact
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Regional Work-Life Staff, or need additional
assistance beyond the information provided here, please contact the
Headquarters Health Promotions Program Manager, Tim Merrell at (202)
475-5146, fax (202) 475-5907, or email at
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Last Modified 9/11/2014