Hang Clean and Press

Free Weights / Martial Arts / Total Body / Expert

1 ratings

Equipment Needed

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Sitewide Performance

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  • 60.19 lb
    average weight
  • 110.23 lb
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  • 10
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  • #402
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Average Sitewide Hang Clean and Press Weight

  • 68.53 lb
    average weight
  • 110.23 lb
    best weight
  • 3
    times logged
  • #303
    popularity rank

Average Male Hang Clean and Press Weight

  • 51.92 lb
    average weight
  • 55.00 lb
    best weight
  • 5
    times logged
  • #661
    popularity rank

Average Female Hang Clean and Press Weight

How to do the Hang Clean and Press:

Muscles Worked

Neck secondary Traps secondary Shoulders secondary Biceps secondary Forearms secondary Quads secondary Calves secondary Lats secondary Middle back secondary Lower back secondary Glutes secondary Hamstrings primary Muscles diagram

Details

The hang clean and press is a free weights, martial arts, and total body exercise that primarily targets the hamstrings and to a lesser degree also targets the neck, traps, shoulders, biceps, forearms, quads, calves, lats, middle back, lower back, and glutes ...more

The hang clean and press is a free weights, martial arts, and total body exercise that primarily targets the hamstrings and to a lesser degree also targets the neck, traps, shoulders, biceps, forearms, quads, calves, lats, middle back, lower back, and glutes.

The only hang clean and press equipment that you really need is the following: barbell. There are however many different hang clean and press variations that you can try out that may require different types of hang clean and press equipment or maye even require no equipment at all.

Learning proper hang clean and press form is easy with the step by step hang clean and press instructions, hang clean and press tips, and the instructional hang clean and press technique video on this page. The hang clean and press is a push exercise for those with a expert level of physical fitness and exercise experience. Watch the hang clean and press video, learn how to do the hang clean and press, and then be sure and browse through the hang clean and press workouts on our workout plans page!

Tips

  1. Keep head straight up and look straight ahead.
  2. Drive the barbell with power from hip flexors and hamstrings/quads.

Variations

  1. Use kettlebells to complete kettlebell hang clean and presses.
  2. Crouch all the way down to the floor rather than starting at waist level to complete power clean and presses.

Types

  • Force Type: Push
  • Mechanics Type: Compound

1 Review

  • LordShen
    over 2 years ago
    #

    One of my favorite exercises.

Equipment Needed

Tips

  1. Keep head straight up and look straight ahead.
  2. Drive the barbell with power from hip flexors and hamstrings/quads.

Variations

  1. Use kettlebells to complete kettlebell hang clean and presses.
  2. Crouch all the way down to the floor rather than starting at waist level to complete power clean and presses.

Types

  • Force Type: Push
  • Mechanics Type: Compound