A new record of bent pressing a 135 lb. barbell for five reps in a single set.
My top amount is 165 lbs. right now though I feel like I’ll hit 175 any day now.
The bent press is most commonly done for just single reps. However, I’ve found that doing repetitions in a single set is helping me to get stronger in the exercise.
That being said, five reps is as high as I plan to go. That is certainly high rep for this exercise.
If you want to learn more about the oldtime lift known as the bent press check out Deceptive Strength or the Arthur Saxon Power Pack.