Cardio
Fitness Equipment

Cardio Equipment Types

  • Treadmills
  • Ellipticals
  • Steppers
  • Climbers
  • Cycling Spin Bikes
  • Recumbent Bikes
  • Upright Bikes
  • Rowers
  • Indoor Cycles
  • Specialty Cardio
  • Incline Trainers

Cardiovascular fitness equipment is the most popular type of equipment on the market. Most fitness facilities, no matter what their size or shape, are made up of 60-70% cardiovascular machines because their popularity and ease of use.

Cardio

Cardio equipment comes in three levels of quality

Full Commercial

These are top-of-the-line, feature-rich products manufactured by the fitness industry’s leading name brands. They are designed to take a beating in a high-usage facility. A full commercial treadmill will tolerate being in use almost 24 hours per day by people of all shapes and sizes.

Light Commercial

These products, also known as “Vertical Market Products,” are also manufactured by leading brand names, but they are designed to be used in a “light usage” facility. Light commercial machines are typically only used 4-6 hours per day. The products are still feature-rich but the materials are lighter gauge to save buyers money.

Entry Level

These products are designed for very low usage facilities, typically no more than 3 hours per day, and not every day. They are more utilitarian in look, feel and electronics. They have limited features and are designed to be price and value focused.

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Cardio
Manufacturers

Assault Fitness
Assault Fitness
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Bodycraft
Bodycraft
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Cascade Health & Fitness
Cascade Health & Fitness
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Expresso Fitness
Expresso Fitness
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First Degree Fluid Fitness
First Degree Fluid Fitness
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Intenza
Intenza
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Jacobs Ladder
Jacobs Ladder
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LifeSpan Fitness
LifeSpan Fitness
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Ropeflex
Ropeflex
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Spirit Fitness
Spirit Fitness
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True Fitness
True Fitness
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Pro Tip!

Keep your fitness room exciting!

Consider rejuvenating your space by trading in one or a few old, tired pieces of equipment for a new state-of-the art commercial piece of cardio or strength equipment. Subtle changes in your equipment offerings break up the “monotony” and keep your clients feeling refreshed. We promise you, your members will thank you!

Not every fitness room is the same.

It is important to design a fitness amenity based on it’s users. Student Housing facilities are much different than Senior Living and County Clubs are much different than Fire Stations fitness rooms. Let us help you design your space towards your population.

Are you covered in case of liability?

Make sure you have commercial equipment in a commercial fitness amenity. If a fitness room has home grade fitness equipment and a user gets injured, the facility is responsible for improper equipment placed in an inappropriate setting.

Different types of equipment.

Fitness equipment is broken down into a few categories: Full commercial, light commercial, specialty home fitness and sporting good fitness. Ask us which one best suits your needs.

Invest in the product, not the technology.

Several fitness companies are selling you on their programming. Every month today’s technology outdates itself. Look for quality manufactures with machines that fit your fitness needs. The classes available in cyberspace nowadays are endless, don’t limit yourself to just one virtual fitness company.