- Bench press.
- Barbell row.
- Overhead barbell press.
Is Bar better than dumbbells?
It is statistically proven that most of you will be 20% stronger when you’re using barbells for the same exercise. Most of you will also find it easier to progress with barbells rather than dumbbells.
Can you build muscle with just a barbell?
Because barbells allow us to load progressively heavier weights, and because we can safely lift in lower rep ranges, barbells are the standard piece of equipment for strength training. However, barbells are also fantastic for building muscle, and so they’re equally great for bodybuilding.
What are the 3 barbell lifts?
As we mentioned above, the big three are the bench press, squat, and deadlift. They’re the three lifts used in powerlifting, where powerlifters use the combined total to measure their strength against their competitors.