Schwinn Airdyne Stationary Bike

While researching stationary bikes you will likely run across the Schwinn Airdyne stationary bike. The Airdyne has been around for a long time, and there is a good reason for that. It is a distinctly different type of exercise bike that is perfect for some, but not as ideal for others.

Schwinn Airdyne exercise bikes are different than other stationary bikes in two specific ways. First they use a wind resistance system instead of mechanical resistance. Second, the handlebars are connected to the pedals and the fan so they move back and forth as you are riding providing, an upper body workout as well. […]

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Indoor Bike Trainer

How is an indoor bike trainer great for year-round fitness? Imagine this: winter has arrived and has you thinking that your old friend the bicycle will have to hit the garage for winter hibernation. You may be concerned with backsliding all the progress you’ve made this summer and you want a way to ride your bike in the winter — but without the potential of slipping on slick roads or dealing with the freezing temperatures. What you need is an indoor bike trainer.

Indoor bike trainers allow you to place your bike in a stationary position while providing resistance for you to work the pedals, thereby allowing you to ride your bike with the same type of resistance that you would have if were you to take it out to the streets for a ride. Sometimes people see them as stationary bikes where you provide the bicycle. […]

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Stationary Bikes for Better Brains

Did you know that this site was more than just about your favorite recumbent stationary bike or your favorite bike stand. It is, in fact, about keeping your brain alive!

A healthy body leads to a healthy mind, and now there’s the clinical research to (almost) prove it.

A recent study indicated that engaging in regular exercise on consistent basis for a long period of time creates and maintains a much more youthful and vibrant brain structure. […]

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Schwinn Recumbent Bikes

If you’re looking for a recumbent stationary bike, a Schwinn should be considered. The Schwinn Bicycle Company has been around since 1895 and during the twentieth century the name Schwinn became synonymous with bicycles. It is a safe bet that Schwinn has evolved to understand a thing or two about bikes during their decades of successful operation.

Schwinn Recumbent Bikes feature a laid-back and comfortable style of seating. You lean backwards into a comfortable bucket seat so your effort goes into your workout, not into your comfort. You may dispel your stereotype of uncomfortable bicycle seats once you’ve placed your behind in a Schwinn recumbent bike seat. They have even named and patented their bike seat, calling it the Bio-Fit Comfort Seat. […]

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Stationary Bikes

by Terry

Stationary bikes — or exercise bikes — are a form of exercise equipment that simulate the activity of riding a bicycle indoors or in stationary environments. The feature the seat or saddle, handlebars and pedals of a traditional bicycle but often feature only one wheel or less to maximize space usage.

Essentially, stationary bikes are exercise machines of special purpose, featuring the act of bicycling without the motion. The special purpose can be exercise for physical fitness or physical therapy.

Occasionally you’ll find stationary bikes which […]

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