Smolov Squat Calculator 4+

Wide Swath Research, LLC

Designed for iPad

    • $0.99



No more fiddling with spreadsheets and print outs at the gym. This app calculates the weights you should use, based on your one rep max, for the 3-week Smolov Jr. and 13-week Full Smolov Squat protocols. The app also makes it easy to keep track of where you are in the cycle.

This Russian squat cycle has also been used by many for other lifts such as the bench press, shoulder press and deadlift with big jumps in strength. Smolov isn't for new lifters, but if you have some experience under your belt (like with 5/3/1, starting strength, 20 squat, etc.), then this may be a great lifting protocol for you.

What’s New

Version 2.0.2

- Crash fix
- UI improvements

Ratings and Reviews

3.6 out of 5
26 Ratings

26 Ratings

PoPo84 ,

Great app for strength building

I have used this program for the last 2-3 years and it has been the simplest and most personalized program I’ve been on. (That’s free) My one thing I’d like to see is for it to be broken down into body parts. i.e. arms, legs, etc. it gets a little lengthy for me and the organization it currently has gets a little rough. Thank you again for a great program! I tell everyone I work with and see in the gym about it!


Solid simple app, 50# gain in one cycle

I have been using the app for Smolov Sr, after the retest week when checking the box for completing a lift if the app is closed and reopened the weights change. If the box is subsequently unchecked, app closed and reopened the weights revert back to original. Have sent an email into support not sure if this is a known issue.

Developer Response ,

We recently pushed an update out that should resolve this issue. Thank you for notify us.

Jake Gillam ,

If you work it, It works!

This app got me up to 285 lbs. bench by simply following what it recommended I workout with based solely from my max. I'm 50, & this crazy app got me up to a one rep max of 285 lbs.
I would be at 315 by now had I not quit. This app works great but you have to be patient & let your muscles recover!

App Privacy

The developer, Wide Swath Research, LLC, has not provided details about its privacy practices and handling of data to Apple. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

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  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members can use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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