Category Archives: Fitness Equipment

Treadmill can be a good training tool

Treadmill can be a good training tool
A treadmill can be a powerful training resource in that it decreases exposure to the elements that may otherwise prevent you from running, such as inclement weather, darkness or lack of access to safe running routes. It also boasts the capacity to set …
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'Price is Right' announcer literally comes on down during treadmill fall
George Gray attempted to jog backwards on a treadmill while introducing the machine as one of the prizes for an upcoming game. When an off-camera assistant handed him a sheet of paper, Gray took quite the tumble. Even host Drew Carey couldn't help but …
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Adams Fitness Center Welcomes New Hula Hoop Program
Candiloro, who owns Serenity Hoops, said she teaches both hoop fitness, which combines traditional exercises with hula hooping and hoop flow, which is dancing with a hula hoop. "There are three levels making it assessable to everyone," Candiloro said.

Fitness First highlights personal touch for exercise
That includes £18m to be spent in its 77 UK clubs to create new gym space and recruit 400 floor staff, fitness managers and sales consultants, and 250 personal trainers. Fitness First believes people would be more willing to exercise in gyms if they …
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Pumping iron and polyester pants
It wasn't that I didn't want to go to the gym, I just considered it a workout simply writing the check to join. But Husband-Head is a weight-lifting fanatic and goes to the gym religiously several times a week for an hour and a half, power-pressing …
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Technology tackles stepper motor hum

Technology tackles stepper motor hum
The German motion control specialist, Trinamic, has developed a technology which, it claims, will cut stepper motor noise levels “significantly”. The patent-pending technology, called stealthChop, is expected to be particularly useful for stepper …
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Creators of Kickstarter's 3D Printer Flux Share Details About the Project
The 3D printer uses high resolution stepper motors to print objects of quality and comes with three efficient cooling fans that enable printing with precision at top speed while minimizing the risk of malfunction due to overheating. Sharing more …
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Partnerschaft – ZEISS kooperiert mit STEPPER
ZEISS und STEPPER EYEWEAR haben eine Partnerschaft vereinbart: STEPPER wird künftig exklusiv unter der Marke ZEISS Brillenfassungen, Sonnenbrillen und Accessoires herstellen und weltweit vertreiben. "ZEISS geht eine solche Partnerschaft nur ein, …
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Fairfield Police Blotter

Fairfield Police Blotter
Denis Derosier, 49, of Stillson Road in Fairfield was charged with disorderly conduct and threating after his wife called police to their home on Sunday night after an argument over her Facebook page. Officers said Derosier was going through his wife's …
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Risks in Retail: New POS Vulnerabilities and Malware
In 2014, large retailers, franchises and small businesses alike were affected by new vulnerabilities and malware targeting point-of-sale (POS) devices, systems and vendors. One recent vulnerability affecting POS devices and systems was … Exercise …
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Did You Hear? Jack White comes to Columbus in January

Did You Hear? Jack White comes to Columbus in January
In fact, earlier this year White released his Grammy Award-nominated sophomore effort "Lazaretto," which includes single "High Ball Stepper." It debuted at No. 1 on the pop charts and earned positive reviews. You can see White in action Jan. 31 at the …
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Watch Out For The 3D Printed Desktop Flesh Eating Plant From Mario Bros.
And, of course, as with all great projects, the list includes Krazy glue and a stepper motor. The STL files are provided in a ZIP file in step two of the instructions. The finished head is 5” in diameter, making it a good size for printing on most …

Working it out: Locals focus on fitness in new year

Working it out: Locals focus on fitness in new year
Many people join gyms this time of year. “We had a lot of people join right before New Year's and usually another round of people join a few weeks after the holiday,” Rivera said. Whether you choose to workout on your own or join a fitness class …
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Benefits of exercise and nutrition
“I go five days a week to the gym and I feel so much better. Core Fitness is a great place to work out. They have all the latest equipment. I encourage everyone to begin participating in an exercise program. It's never too late to begin exercising. I …
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Harry Reid in hospital with broken ribs, facial bones

Harry Reid in hospital with broken ribs, facial bones
"A piece of equipment Senator Reid was using to exercise broke, causing him to fall and break a number of ribs and bones in his face," according to a statement issued by his office. "Senator Reid will return to Washington this weekend and be in the …
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Age 85 And Still Stylish On The Streets Of Berlin
Purchases of pricy gym equipment like stationary bikes declined. "Indoor cycling is very expensive to maintain," says Thompson. "If one of those bikes break, if you can't fix it yourself … you're looking at $ 100 to $ 200 to repair something as simple …
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Prairie Fare: Set goals to help improve fitness in new year
I can increase the weights on the strength-training equipment. 3. Make sure the goal is “attainable.” Start simple and be sure you need to “reach” a bit toward your goals. The goals should not be beyond your grasp. If you are starting an exercise …
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Hit the gym for top fitness results in 2015
The choice of equipment and machines to include in a workout routine can vary, including Stairmasters, ellipticals, treadmills, free weights, circuit machines and bikes. Personal trainers are an option in establishing a workout routine and you can …

Bob Bondurant Racing School
With the largest purpose built training facility, the largest collection of student cars, and one of the largest collections of student programs, the Bondurant Racing School is the biggest and one of the best options for anyone looking to improve their …
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Mayor cell provide safe haven for joint forces

Mayor cell provide safe haven for joint forces
Sgt. Austin Lumpkin, left, a Belle Chase, La., native, and Cpl. James Lenke, a West Seneca, N.Y., native, both of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 62nd Engineer Battalion, 36th Engineer Brigade, checks on a generator at the emergency control …
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Civic Chest wins a gym makeover
22, 2014, in Watervliet, N.Y., to surprise them with the news that they have won the first Vent Fitness Extreme Gym Makeover. 25 organizations were nominated for the makeover. The makeover includes renovations, equipment and facility improvements.
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Share “Heroes 2014: Ex-CIA officer uses…”
Outside, delivery men showed up with crates of alcohol and expensive sound equipment — all part of an elaborate staged party. But Ballard, 38, was waiting for another delivery. He was reprising a role he had played many … Ballard and his team, made …

Best of the Best: Top Gyms in the Nation

Best of the Best: Top Gyms in the Nation
By SELF Staffers, SELF. State-of-the-art equipment, innovative classes, on-site salons, rooftop lounges and car washes — if the fitness world had its own Oscars, we would nominate these ultra-luxe locales. 1. Pure Austin Fitness Quarry Lake. Courtesy …
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Cell Phone Use Becoming an Issue at Gyms
While Gold's Gym does have a policy stating that using your cell phone is prohibited while using the equipment, trainers there say that is also too difficult to monitor. Both trainers and members agree that you should limit your cell phone use, focus …
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Making fitness a resolution even before the New Year arrives
“Exercise isn't always the answer,” explained Pietrocarlo. “You cannot out sweat a bad diet or the gallon of eggnog you drank with your cousins the night before. Yes, exercising will make you feel better and possibly push you to make better decisions …
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