Get an accurate heart rate reading by simply placing your thumb on the EKG sensor that's built right into the console. The large, multiple LED windows display shows your speed, time, distance, calories/fat calories and pulse so you can monitor your progress throughout your entire workout. With the SpaceSaver fold-away design, you can quickly and easily store the treadmill by easily raising the spring-loaded deck and locking it into place. Small wheels are built-in to the base to allow wheeling into a closet or storage area as well. ProForm backs this treadmill with a 3-year warranty on the motor and 90 days for parts and labor.
- Motor: 2.25 horsepower
- Belt: 16 by 50 inches
- Incline: 3 to 10 percent
- Speed: 0 to 10 miles per hour
- Maximum user weight: 250 pounds
- Dimensions: 27 by 65 by 55 inches
Walking is still considered one of the most beneficial cardiovascular exercises for people of all ages, body types, and fitness levels. As a fundamental form of aerobic training, walking has numerous physical benefits for the heart, lungs, and circulatory system, while also increasing muscle tone and burning fat calories. Treadmills provide a convenient way to regularly exercise in all weather conditions in the comfort and safety of your own home.
From beginners just starting an exercise regimen to advanced athletes looking to maintain their fitness level, anyone interested in getting and staying in shape can benefit greatly from regular use of a treadmill. Treadmills allow you to determine the pace, distance, and complexity of the workout based on your needs, all while watching television, talking on the telephone, or reading a magazine. Much easier on sensitive joints like the knees and hips, treadmill walking and running surfaces are typically long, padded platforms that allow ample room for a long stride and comfortable, low-impact walk or jog without the harsh contact of a concrete surface.
While many different types, styles, and price ranges of treadmills exist, many of them offer unique features like a fold-up design for easy storage, an electronic display monitor showing speed, distance, workout time, incline level, and burned calories, and EKG grip pulses to monitor the heart rate while exercising. Regardless of the simple to complex features you may choose, treadmills offer an array of aerobic exercise opportunities that will provide long-lasting beneficial cardiovascular results without a commute to the gym or a jog in the rain.