The Platinum Series Recumbent Cycle with Engage Console is a high-end exercise bike from the Life Fitness brand. It is packed with a host of attractive features that will make even the most reluctant person look forward to a workout. The console offers 14 different pre-programmed workouts, including such programs as Hill, Manual, Fat Burn and Around the World. Users can keep alternating their workouts, and with so much variety, achieve their fitness goals faster. The bike has 26 different resistance levels, so there is enough to keep an absolute beginner just as interested as a professional athlete.
The Engage Console’s display is a 15” touch screen LCD TV, and it features a virtual trainer, integrated TV entertainment and iPod compatibility. Workout Landscape perspectives can also be loaded on to it through USB connectivity. Users can also use the Life Fitness Virtual Trainer to get hold of some recommended workouts, upload their own fitness results and track the progress they have been making.
User comfort is a big deal for Lifecycle, and this product is no exception. The seat has a specially curved shape to offer ideal support to the back, and it offers 37 different positions. Every user can basically choose whatever suits their comfort the best, no matter what their specific body proportions and preferences. The bike also comes with a special step-through design, which makes getting on and off very easy. The Wide Ride pedals also have a design especially conducive to rider comfort, and they have straps to secure the foot. The ride itself is a very quiet affair, with an extremely smooth pedaling action. The resistance controls are conveniently located on the sidebars, so it is very easy for users to make adjustment while riding.
The Platinum Series Recumbent Cycle also has some very useful accessories. There are two removable cup holders, a reading rack and an accessory tray that can hold a remote, a cell phone or an iPod. The bike incorporates both wireless and contact heart rate monitors.
The welded steel frame of the Platinum Series Recumbent Cycle with Engage Console is as durable and sturdy as you would expect from a Lifecycle bike. It comes with a lifetime warranty. All the other parts have 3 year warranty periods.
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Manufacturer Life Fitness MPN CVEB00021