Precor UBK 815 Commercial Series Upright Exercise Bike

The Precor UBK 815 Exercise Bike is one of the more expensive exercise bikes available, and, as its Commercial Series name suggests, is designed for use in commercial venues, namely fitness centers and gyms. As with most of Precor’s commercial products, they are designed to withstand years of continual rigorous workouts, and as such come with a…

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Brooks Men’s Beast Running Shoe

As you can see from the product description above, the manufacturers hold this shoe in very high regard. The Brooks Men’s Beast Running Shoe is designed for the serious overpronator, and it has a whole host of buzzwords to describe the technology that helps reduce the stress placed on the foot by pronation. Its DNA…

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Reebok Men’s ZigActivate Running Shoe

These sneakers are constructed from synthetic material and fabric, with a lace up closure and thin, flexible material for extra comfort. They have a cushioned ‘ZigTech’ multipurpose outsole to reduce the pressure on your joints as you pound the pavement, and a breathable mesh outer material for improved fit and comfort while exercising. It is…

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Stamina 4825 Magnetic Resistance Recumbent Bike

I’ll admit, I didn’t know what a recumbent exercise bike was until I tested the Stamina 4825 Magnetic Resistance Recumbent Bike for the first time. For those of you used to traditional exercise bikes, a recumbent bike allows you to exercise in a ‘recumbent’ (lying down) or reclined position, giving you full back support without causing…

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York R101 Rowing Machine

The York R101 Rowing Machine is one of the best selling rowing machines around, available at a low price and perfect for beginners and for casual to medium-intensity use. It’s easy to assemble, fitting together with little effort, and feels sturdy. Yet it’s lightweight enough to easily transport, and its size makes it easy to…

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Concept2 Model D Indoor Rowing Machine

The Concept2 Model D Indoor Rowing Machine is one of the best selling rowing machines on the market, and after spending a few months putting it through its paces, we can see why. We have given the model a thorough review – its assembly, how it copes under continued usage, and the features of its exceptional…

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SideWinder Pro, Forearm and Grip Strengthener #2

The SideWinder Pro Forearm and Grip Strengthener #2 is one of a series of forearm and grip strengtheners produced by Sportsgrips. The #2 is a step down from the elite SideWinder Pro XTREME (model #3), and one step above The Sportster, the #1 edition of the product. Despite being the middle product of the range, it still…

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SideWinder Pro XTREME, Forearm and Grip Strengthener #3

The SideWinder Pro XTREME, Forearm and Grip Strengthener #3 is at the top end of forearm rollers. It has the heaviest and highest resistance of all the Sidewinder models, 14.75″ in length and with a 2″ diameter grip, and weighing in at 4.3 lbs, making it twice the weight of the next model down (SideWinder…

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Gripmaster Pro Hand Strengthening System, Extra-Heavy Tension (11 Pounds per Finger)

This device is a big improvement over the normal ‘non-pro’ Gripmaster. The normal version features a movable rubber piece that against the palm. This could twist, resulting in a loosened grip. The Pro version features a palm rest molded directly onto the unit, so you can grip the Gripmaster Pro with ease. Its extra-heavy tension is the…

4.5/5