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Dennis Newman's Chest Workout Routine

Dennis Newman

Warm up
Bench press 4 sets 10 to 12 reps (increase weight after each set)

Chest Workout:

Flat dumbbell press superset with Incline smith machine: 4 sets 10-12 reps 

Incline dumbbell presses: 4 sets 10-12 reps

Pushups: 4 sets until muscle failure

Joe Meeko's Mr.America Chest Routine

Joe Meeko

A few warm-up sets of light flyes 10 pound dumbbells

Incline Barbell Press (30 degree angle):
45 pounds (Bar only) 25 reps
135 pounds 25 reps
185 pounds until muscle failure
225 pounds until muscle failure
275 pounds until muscle failure
315 pounds until muscle failure

Incline Dumbbell Presses 8 to 12 sets: (go lighter after each set)
130 pound dumbbells until muscle failure

Shawn Ray's Chest Workout Routine

Shawn Ray

From an article Shawn Ray wrote: "Below is a "Snap Shot" of some Basic exercises, reps and sets that helped me achieve a Hall of Fame Physique and my Pro Card after 3 years of competition on the amateur level":

Dumbbell Bench Press- I typically begin with a pair of 50lb Dumbbells for 20 Reps (Stretch & Squeeze). Each subsequent Set I would pick up heavier and heavier Dumbbells and my Reps would drop accordingly.
1- 75lbs for 15 Reps
2- 100lbs for 12 Reps
3- 125lbs for 10 Reps
4- 150lbs for 8 Reps

Flat Bench Flyes- My number 2 exercise as I am flush with blood, I have a good pump and I'm thoroughly warmed up by now.
1- 45lbs for 15 Reps
2- 55lbs for 12 Reps
3- 60lbs for 10 Reps
4- 65lbs for 8 Reps


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