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  1. Sole F63 Folding Treadmill

    Sole F63 Folding Treadmill

    • Great Price for a very good best selling treadmill
    • Hugely Popular Model
    • Strong 3.0 Continuous duty CHP Motor, speeds up to 12mph
    • Inclines up to 15%
    • When folded the treadmill deck locks into place 100% secured
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    £945.00

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  2. Sole F85 Treadmill

    Sole F85 Treadmill

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    • Sole`s flagship folding treadmill.The F85 is reviewed by the Treadmill Doctor as "The Best Folding Treadmill"
    • Sole`s number one seller. Has a 22" wide running surface 60" length
    • A truly impressive 4.0 CHP Continuous Duty CHP motor with output and performance second to none
    • 14 Programs - 10 manual - 2 user (design your own workout) - 2 heart rate control. Heart rate strap included
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    £1,490.00

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  3. ProForm 5.0 ZLT Treadmill

    ProForm 5.0 ZLT Treadmill

    • A great entry level treadmill with 16 pre-set workouts
    • Large 41 x 127 cm running area for your comfort and safety
    • ProDeck cushioning reduces impact on your joints by up to 15% compared to road running
    • Space Saver™ technology allows the walking board to fold up out the way when not in use
    • The EasyLift shock assists in lowering the board back down again
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    Regular Price: £599.00

    Special Price: £499.00

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  4. ProForm Endurance M8i Treadmill

    ProForm Endurance M8i Treadmill

    • A great space saver treadmill for a great price
    • Large 51 x 140cm running area for your comfort and safety
    • An incline range of 0-10% with quick incline controls to quickly change the level
    • ProShox cushioning absorbs more impact giving you a more comfortable stride
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    £649.00

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  5. ProForm Endurance S7.5 Treadmill

    ProForm Endurance S7.5 Treadmill

    • SpaceSaver Design - This patented, revolutionary design allows your treadmill to fold vertically for storage
    • The quiet, smooth and powerful commercial grade 2.5 CHP motor is built to withstand the longest workouts
    • Spacious 51 x 140 cm running area for your comfort and safety
    • Quick Speed™ controls allowing quick and easy access to your desired speed
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    Regular Price: £899.00

    Special Price: £599.00

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  6. ProForm Performance 1850 Treadmill

    ProForm Performance 1850 Treadmill

    • You can train around the world with bult in iFit wireless technology accessed from your tablet or smartphone
    • Download a route on google maps and run anywhere in the world
    • 7" Built in full colour touchscreen display
    • Swipe through your speed, time, distance, calories burned, heart rate, and incline/decline stats.
    • Now you can watch your fitness progress—and then tweet about it—all in the same place.

     

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    Regular Price: £1,999.00

    Special Price: £1,499.00

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  7. NordicTrack T13.5 Treadmill

    NordicTrack T13.5 Treadmill

    • From adjustable cushioning to the big, easy-to-read display, the T13.5 treadmill offers customized convenience for your workout.
    • Choose your comfort – whether you want full deck cushioning for superior joint protection or a solid, stable running surface that mimics the road.
    • Take your speed up to 20 km/h and your incline up to 12 % with the touch of a button to increase intensity and calorie burn.The included NordicTrack® wireless chest strap helps you maximize your training results by providing a continuous heart rate reading
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    Regular Price: £1,499.00

    Special Price: £849.00

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  8. Nordic Track C320i Folding Treadmill

    Nordic Track C320i Folding Treadmill

    • Built with features for superior performance, comfort and convenience
    • FlexSelect cushioning giving you the choice of a cushioned protective workout, or one with a firmer road-like surface.
    • Download a daily workout from iFit and get a Google Street View on your tablet.
    • The incline adjusts automatically to re-create the terrain.
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    Regular Price: £1,699.00

    Special Price: £899.00

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  9. Nordic Track Elite 1500 Treadmill

    Nordic Track Elite 1500 Treadmill

    • Real-world terrain has its ups and downs, and so should your treadmill
    • Features an incline range of -3 to +15 % to integrate incline and decline into your training schedule
    • Training on an incline increases heart rate response, while decline training recruits different leg muscles
    • The best of both worlds with SelectFlex Cushioning, one half turn delivers for superior impact reduction another half turn offers a firm, stable surface that feels like the road to mimic an outdoor run
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    Regular Price: £2,299.00

    Special Price: £1,495.00

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  10. Nordic Elite  2500 Treadmill

    Nordic Elite 2500 Treadmill

    • A great Treadmill with a modern web enabled touch screen
    • Has Runners Flex™ Cushioning which gives you superb impact absorption 
    • Track your progress with the included Polar® T34 Wireless Chest Pulse Strap
    • Deck inclines up to 15% and declines as much as 3% to give you a varied workout


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    Regular Price: £2,499.00

    Special Price: £1,699.00

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  11. Nordic Track Elite 4000 Treadmill

    Nordic Track Elite 4000 Treadmill

    • More features than any other treadmill in its class
    • Integrated high-definition TV, web-capable color touch display
    • Watch your favorite shows or go online while you workout.
    • Innovative Runners Flex™ Cushioning lets you alternate full-deck cushioning with a solid surface that mimics the feel of the road. 

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    Regular Price: £2,999.00

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  12. NordicTrack Elite 5000 Light Commercial Treadmill

    NordicTrack Elite 5000 Light Commercial Treadmill

    • NordicTrack blended their best design, technology, features and components into the NordicTrack Elite 5000 treadmill.
    • High-definition television, a web-capable touch display, OneTouch™ controls and iFit® technology
    • For premier performance, they've added adjustable cushioning, two cooling fans and a wireless heart rate monitor.
    • A fantastic Treadmill for your home or light commercial gym
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    £4,999.00

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  13. BodyTone Ikarus Gym Treadmill

    BodyTone Ikarus Gym Treadmill

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    • A Solid Heavy Duty Running Machine designed for Gyms and Fitness Studios  
    • A powerful 3 HP motor delivers a maximum speed of 12 mph
    • The Running Area is one of the largest currently available.
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    £4,250.00

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  14. Bodytone Commercial Evolution Treadmill

    Bodytone Commercial Evolution Treadmill

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    • Sleek Commercial Treadmill from the Bodytone range.
    • 12 Programs
    • A running surface of 152cm x 159cm
    • Automatic Lubrication
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    £4,350.00

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  15. BodyTone Propus Gym Treadmill

    BodyTone Propus Gym Treadmill

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    • The flagship treadmill in the Bodytone cardio range
    • A solid heavy duty running machine designed for Gyms and Fitness Studios
    • A powerful 5 HP motor delivers a maximum speed of 13.5 mph (24 kph)
    • The Running Area is one of the largest currently available.
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    £5,250.00

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  16. Landice L7 CLUB Pro Trainer Commercial Running Machine

    Landice L7 CLUB Pro Trainer Commercial Running Machine

      Landice - when only the best will do!

    • Voted the World`s Best Treadmills by several of the industry`s review
    • Landice have been manufacturing treadmills since 1967
    • Each machine is hand built in the USA to Landice`s exacting standards
    • Landice have some of the most reliable treadmills on the market today.
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    £4,299.00

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  17. Landice L7 CLUB Pro Sports Trainer Commercial Running Machine

    Landice L7 CLUB Pro Sports Trainer Commercial Running Machine

      Landice - when only the best will do!

    • Superior build quality and components
    • Landice are widely regarded as the World`s Best treadmills
    • Voted 'Best Buy' for 6 years consecutively by the Treadmill Doctor, the most trusted name in treadmill reviews.
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    £4,799.00

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  18. Landice L7 CLUB Cardio Trainer Commercial Running Machine

    Landice L7 CLUB Cardio Trainer Commercial Running Machine

      Landice - when only the best will do!

    • Build quality not matched by other manufactures of treadmills
    • Landice are widely regarded as the World`s Best treadmills
    • Voted Best Buy for 6 years consecutively by the Treadmill Doctor, the most trusted name in treadmill reviews.
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    £5,399.00

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  19. Landice L7 CLUB Executive Trainer Commercial Running Machine

    Landice L7 CLUB Executive Trainer Commercial Running Machine

      Landice - when only the best will do!

    • Unrivaled build quality and attention to detail
    • Landice are widely regarded as the World`s Best treadmills
    • Voted Best Buy for 6 years consecutively by the Treadmill Doctor, the most trusted name in treadmill reviews.
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    £5,999.00

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  20. Landice L7 Commercial Rehabilitation Treadmill

    Landice L7 Commercial Rehabilitation Treadmill

    • From treating the most acute neurological or post-operative conditions, to training world-class athletes
    • Landice Rehabilitation Treadmills are the world’s most versatile solutions for rehabilitative, medical, and sports conditioning therapy. 
    • The Landice line of rehabilitation trainers provides the very best in functional usage and reliability. Landice is the industry leader in treadmill shock absorption.
    • Our VFX Shock Absorption System is based on medical research to provide optimum comfort, smoothness andreliability while reducing the risk of injury.
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    £5,999.00

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  21. LifeSpan TR5000-DT7 Treadmill Desk - Exhibition Model

    LifeSpan TR5000-DT7 Treadmill Desk - Exhibition Model

    • Good Condition exhibition-model comprising the TR5000 base unit and electronic height adjustable desk unit.
    • Warranty for 10 hours use per day - (for commercial environments)
    • Electronic push button heigh adjustment (no need to move electronic equipment)

    Read what they say at the Daily Mail Online: "Run your career from a desk treadmill: Our sedentary lives are making us ill. So copy Google and invest in a walking workstation" read more: Daily Mail / Mail Online

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    Regular Price: £2,999.00

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  22. Flow Fitness Runner DTM2500 Treadmill

    Flow Fitness Runner DTM2500 Treadmill

    • 29 Workout Programs Available
    • Sizeable Running Deck 20" x 60"inches
    • Quick Keys for Speed and Incline integrated into the handrail
    • Hybrid Drive Motor has a peak power of 4.5hp,quiet, reliable, powerful
    • Connect mobile devices with the audio cable included
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    Regular Price: £1,599.00

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  23. Flow Fitness Runner DTM3500 Treadmill

    Flow Fitness Runner DTM3500 Treadmill

    • Modern and reliable Treadmill has 29 Programs
    • Foldable with Transport Wheels
    • 9" LCD Display Monitor
    • Bluetooth connect your mobile device use a variety of training apps
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    Regular Price: £1,899.00

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  24. Life Fitness F1 Smart Folding Treadmill

    Life Fitness F1 Smart Folding Treadmill

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    • F1 Smart folding treadmill represents a good value package from a leading brand name
    • FlexDeck shock-absorption system, reduces impact on joints by nearly 30% compared to other treadmills
    • 7 pre-programmed workouts
    • iPod Dock
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    £1,995.00

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  25. Life Fitness F3 Folding Treadmill with Go Console

    Life Fitness F3 Folding Treadmill with Go Console

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    • Fewer programmes than the Lifefitness F3 Track Console treadmill but same great looks and running facility.
    • 3.0 Horsepower Continuous Duty DC MagnaDrive Motor
    • FlexDeck Shock Absorption System
    • Good size Running Deck 55" x 20"
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    £2,295.00

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  26. Life Fitness T3 Running Machine with Go Console

    Life Fitness T3 Running Machine with Go Console

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    • Strong deck with flexDeck shock absorption system
    • Incline 0-15% in 0.5 increments (0.1% during HeartSync HRC workouts)
    • Speed 0.5-12mph 
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    £2,295.00

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  27. Life Fitness F3 Folding Treadmill with Track+ Console

    Life Fitness F3 Folding Treadmill with Track+ Console

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    • Life Fitness the most recognised name in the industry
    • Sturdy Treadmill with a maximum user weight of 350lbs
    • FlexDeck cushioning shock absorption system
    • Track+ Console - features iphone and ipod docking station with Apple Fitness Apps
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    £2,595.00

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  28. Life Fitness T3 Running Machine with Track+ Console

    Life Fitness T3 Running Machine with Track+ Console

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    • Non folding version of the popular F3, but we feel this T3 offers the slight edge when it comes to running performance.
    • Track Console, load custom programs and transfer your results from the website and console via the USB port or App
    • Strong Treadmill with a maximum user weight 28.5 stone
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    £2,595.00

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  29. Life Fitness T5 Treadmill with Go Console

    Life Fitness T5 Treadmill with Go Console

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    • The T5 has always impressed us here at Gymworld
    • It was previously named the T5.0 and sold well to discerning buyers looking for a competent treadmill to do some serious running at home.
    • It has now been re-named and configured with new console options, this one here is the Go version which is an excellent package in it`s own right and advanced enough to meet most people`s needs.
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    £3,295.00

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  30. Life Fitness T5 Treadmill with Track+ Console

    Life Fitness T5 Treadmill with Track+ Console

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    • Superb Non Folding Running Machine from Life Fitness
    • The treadmill itself is one our favourites and will serve you well if you are looking for a top end non-folding running machine for the home.
    • The Track+ Console is a state of the art package and it`s features are too numerous to mention in detail Check for more information
    • Spacious 60" x 22" running surface
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    £3,595.00

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  31. Life Fitness CST Club Series Treadmill

    Life Fitness CST Club Series Treadmill

    • Life Fitness home interpretation of their famous club models.
    • Health Club derivative console with 16 workout programs and 6 custom workouts
    • Offers a gym like experience from the comfort and convenience of your own home
    • Polar wireless and Lifepulse digital contact heart rate monitoring system 
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    £4,795.00

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  32. BH i.F4 Dual Treadmill with iConcept

    BH i.F4 Dual Treadmill with iConcept

    • Built for Intensive use
    • The dream of any runner
    • Fully equipped treadmill with Extra Wide Body design
    • 3.5 HPP motor
    • Run + damping system with maximum speed of 12.4 mph.
    • Dual kit T included: The machines is ready to be used with i.Concept specific fitness Apps.
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    Regular Price: £999.00

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  33. BH i.RC09 Treadmill with iConcept

    BH i.RC09 Treadmill with iConcept

      New Treadmill from BH Fitness

    • Designed for intensive use at home
    • Extra wide frame
    • 4.0 HP motor provides a quiet yet powerful speed 1/22 km/h
    • 15 Programs including Heart Rate Control
    • i.Concept Training Apps (bluetooth) compatible with smart phones/tablets
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    £1,199.00

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  34. BH i.F9R Treadmill with iConcept

    BH i.F9R Treadmill with iConcept

    • A treadmill for demanding runners
    • Train like an athlete with specific Triathlon Training software and run+ damping system.
    • A maximum speed of 22 km/h/13.7 mph which makes this treadmill a great choice for the most demanding runners
    • Dual kit T included: this running machine is ready to be used with i.Concept apps
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    £1,199.00

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  35. BH RC12 Treadmill with iConcept

    BH RC12 Treadmill with iConcept

    • Strong 4.5 HP AC Motor
    • Speeds from 1-22 km/h
    • 15%Incline
    • Programs 14 pre-set, Bodyfat control test, Hear Rate Control (BluetoothSmart)
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    £1,599.00

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  36. BH Magna Pro Treadmill

    BH Magna Pro Treadmill

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    • New Professional Running Machine from BH Fitness
    • Designed for very intensive use - more than 20 hours per week.
    • A non folding machine employing a 3.5HP AC motor, providing a speed range from 0.8 to 20 km/h (0.5-12.4mph).
    • Extra Wide Frame with a Running Belt 61" x 22"
    • Challenging Programs to help meet your goals
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Gymworld Buying Guide to Treadmills

 

Choosing the Store to Buy a Treadmill or Running Machine

 

We are a long established fitness retail company specialising in the better known brands of exercise and gym equipment, for both home and commercial customers. These days, apart from independent specialists like ourselves, there are numerous other places to buy a treadmill, such as department stores, sports chain stores, mail order catalogue companies and online-only stores who do not have a bricks and mortar presence. When dealing with this type of company you may be speaking to someone who is a general employee and who does not have specific knowledge of the exercise machines they are selling. We suggest that you purchase from a specialist fitness store where the staff will be fully trained and have the knowledge of gym equipment, plus the inclination and time to give relevant information and offer advice relating to the customer`s individual fitness needs. Some fitness stores are more knowledgeable than others, so making a quick call and asking a few questions usually helps you find the more experienced and professional stores, and this should give you the confidence that you are dealing with a company you would be happy to buy your treadmill from.

 

Delivery and Installation

 

Once you have chosen the treadmill you want, the next most important thing is the delivery. Treadmills are usually large and heavy items, so please ensure that you use a fitness company that can provide the delivery service you need. Standard delivery usually entails a 1 man kerbside delivery, you are then responsible for getting the treadmill into the house; a 2 man delivery means that they will carry the machine in to the house (ground floor only) but they do not build it for you. A few companies can offer an installation service.

 

At Gymworld we offer our own installation service on most of our treadmills. We will deliver yours to the room of your choice (safety permitting) and fully install, plus remove any unwanted packaging for safe disposal, saving you a trip to the tip. Being in charge of our installation teams means we can be more flexible on delivery dates and times, able to offer installation from as early as 5am on weekdays, to help fit in with your busy lifestyle.

 

Treadmill Motors

 

This is sometimes a confusing area for many buyers because power output may be quoted differently. Currently the most commonly quoted ratings by producers of treadmills are peak horsepower and continuous duty, so we will just cover these in this instance.

 

Peak Horsepower - this is the maximum output of the motor; however, using a treadmill at peak output for long periods will burn out the motor fairly quickly, shortening the machine`s life considerably.

 

Continuous Duty - this is the steady output from the motor when in continuous use for a 24 hour period. When a motor is capable of this performance the treadmill itself can be used for an extended period without overheating the motor.

 

Decent quality treadmills should have at least 1.75hp continuous duty motors. For regular use or several users we would suggest that you use a motor with a minimum of 2.5hp continuous duty output.

 

Also bear in mind that the make of the motor itself is an important factor. Treadmills are no different to other products – manufacturers will select cheaper components in order to achieve certain price points. Its a fact of life. Some motors will be better than others even though they claim to have the same or even higher rating.

 

This video illustrates what a top end manufacturer looks for in motor performance and construction.

 

 

 

Incline Motors

 

The majority of manufacturers use a worm screw to incline the running deck of the treadmill, and a separate incline motor is used for this function. An incline mechanism should not wobble when in use. As a test of the motors capability it should not struggle to incline when 2 adults stand on the machine. Most standard treadmills use a 750lb thrust motor, but expect to see top quality models using a 1000lb thrust motors for the incline.

 

Speed

 

Most treadmills have a top speed of 10mph/16kph, this more than adequate for the majority of runners, average jogging speeds are around 5mph-6.5mph, average running speeds are around 6mph – 8.5mph.

 

Please note that when running on a treadmill you will not run as fast as you do on a static surface, as some energy is lost due to the belt moving beneath you.

 

Running Belts

 

It is rare for a running belt to wear out within the first few years of use in a home environment. You should not have problems with a running belt if it is looked after correctly.

 

The size of the running belt is important. Ideally the average size running area should be at least 18" x 52" but a taller user may need a belt size of 20" x 55". These areas will give enough room to ensure that the user is comfortable when using the running machine.

 

The Deck

 

This is the board underneath the belt. The deck can be made from different materials depending on the quality of the machine.

 

Entry level machines - tend to have Chip/Fibre board decks

 

Mid range models - MDF boards are the average standard, and usually have a smooth coating applied to the surface to assist with easy gliding of the belt.

 

Top end treadmills - a high quality engineered board is used with several layers of a speciality material (fenolic coating), and the deck thickness is increased from 3/4 of an inch to 1 inch thickness.

 

Lubricating Your Treadmill Running Belt

 

For most standard treadmills a silicone lubricant is used, this can be purchased from the manufacturer or a silicone lubricant can usually be obtained from a high street car parts stores. The top range running machines use a wax lubricant, which is in most cases is impregnated into the deck it self and is released as the deck temperature increases. This lubricant is usually obtained from the manufacturer.

 

Always follow the manufacturers instructions when lubricating the running belt and follow their guide lines to the frequency of lubrication.

 

Short informative video courtesy of LifeSpan Fitness: HOW TO LUBRICATE YOUR TREADMILL BELT

 

 

 

Impact Absorption

 

A treadmill should have some sort of device or mechanism that reduces the impact of the foot hitting the deck when walking and running. The best absorption systems disperse the energy of the foot impacting the deck but also provide a firm surface to push off from. A deck that is too soft will drain your energy very quickly and you will not enjoy the run because you find it too hard (a bit like running on soft sand).

 

Rollers

 

The diameter of the rollers on treadmills can vary from as little as 1" to as large as 3". The larger the roller the greater the area that running belt is in contact with it, which reduces the stress and tension on the running belt itself as well as the drive belt, thus giving the treadmill greater longevity. We suggest that you look at models with at least 2" rollers.

 

So, roller size plays an important contribution in a running machine`s performance and longevity, but so does construction quality and bearings as employed by the manufacturers of top quality treadmills as demonstrated in this clip .

 

Frames

 

Another important component of is the frame, which gives the machine its stability. Generally, a heavier frame translates to a more solid running machine.

 

The stability of a treadmill helps to provide a pleasant running experience. If your treadmill does not feel stable when running, you are less likely to use it. Also a important feature to remember is the type of material used to make the frame. Most manufacturers use either steel or aluminium on their treadmills. Aluminium frames are particularly recommended for machines which may be located in an or near high moisture areas such as pool rooms; even if you sweat a lot whilst running, a machine with an aluminium frame may be better as it will not rust.

 

PLEASE NOTE: Before starting a fitness programme we recommend that you consult your GP or medical adviser