What muscles do bent over rows work out?
What muscles do bent-over rows work?
- Latissumus dorsi (run down the sides of your back)
- Rhomboids (upper and mid-back)
- Trapezius (upper back)
Should you bent-over row?
The bent-over barbell row, specifically with a barbell, is one of the best strength- and muscle-building movements. It allows the lifter to use more weight relative to other rowing movements. It also recruits the forearm and biceps muscles, which leads to a stronger grip.
How many bent over rows should I do?
Bent-Over Barbell Row: 4 sets of 10-15 reps, with 1 minute rest between each set. Underhand Bent-Over Barbell Row: 4 sets of 10-15 reps, with 1 minute rest between each set.
Are rows or pull-ups better?
Rows work your latissimus dorsi more than pull-ups. Out of all of the row variations, the inverted row works your latissimus dorsi the most.
Are Bent over rows bad?
Step forward, the bent-over row. Your back muscles are the primary beneficiaries of the bent-over row, and as they increase in strength your posture will also improve so you don’t slump as much. Directly stimulating your lats, traps, rhomboids and rotator cuffs works wonders for your body.