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Lever High Row (plate loaded) (VERSION 3)

Lever High Row (plate loaded) (VERSION 3)

The Lever High Row (plate loaded) (VERSION 3) is a dynamic compound exercise that primarily targets the muscles in your upper back, such as the rhomboids, rear deltoids, and trapezius. This exercise is performed using a plate-loaded lever machine, which provides a controlled and stable environment to effectively work your back muscles. By incorporating the Lever High Row (plate loaded) (VERSION 3) into your workout routine, you can increase upper body strength, improve posture, and enhance overall muscular balance. This exercise specifically focuses on the pulling movement pattern, which is essential for developing a strong and well-rounded upper body. The Lever High Row (plate loaded) (VERSION 3) engages multiple muscles at once, making it a great choice for efficient and effective strength training. Additionally, it can help to improve your functional fitness by promoting better coordination between your upper body and core muscles. To get the most out of the Lever High Row (plate loaded) (VERSION 3), it's important to maintain proper form throughout the exercise. Focus on squeezing your shoulder blades together as you pull the weight towards your body, and ensure that your movements are controlled and steady. Adjust the weight on the machine to ensure it is challenging but manageable for your fitness level. Incorporating the Lever High Row (plate loaded) (VERSION 3) into your workout routine two to three times a week, along with a well-rounded strength training program, can yield significant improvements in your back strength, posture, and overall fitness. Remember, proper nutrition and adequate rest are also crucial for maximizing the benefits of any exercise routine. Keep challenging yourself, stay consistent, and enjoy the benefits of a strong and well-developed upper back!


  • Start by sitting down on the lever high row machine with your feet flat on the platform and knees slightly bent.
  • Grasp the handles with a neutral grip and keep your back straight.
  • Exhale and pull the handles towards your torso, retracting your shoulder blades as you do so.
  • Hold for a brief pause, squeezing your back muscles.
  • Inhale and slowly extend your arms, allowing the handles to return to the starting position.
  • Repeat for the desired number of repetitions.

Tips & Tricks

  • Focus on maintaining proper form throughout the exercise, keeping your back straight and shoulders down.
  • Engage your core muscles by pulling your belly button towards your spine during the movement.
  • Control the weight and avoid using momentum to lift the load. Slow and controlled movements will maximize the benefits.
  • Ensure that your elbows are positioned at a 90-degree angle at the top of the movement, squeezing your shoulder blades together.
  • Don't forget to breathe throughout the exercise. Inhale during the eccentric phase and exhale during the concentric phase.
  • To add variation, try incorporating different grips such as underhand or overhand grips.
  • Gradually increase the weight as you become comfortable with the exercise to continually challenge your muscles.
  • Utilize progressive overload by increasing the number of sets or repetitions over time to stimulate muscle growth.
  • Include this exercise in your routine 2-3 times per week to improve back strength and posture.
  • Combine lever high row with other exercises targeting the back muscles for a well-rounded workout.


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