A treadmill can seem scary to the beginner. They're big and bulky, make a lot of noise and have tons of buttons and moving parts. But I'm about to let you in on a secret: They're really not that scary. In fact, with just a few hints, the... Read more
When it comes to running (and walking), you have two types of people: those who adore the outdoors and those who would rather have their try at the treadmill. I've heard countless reasons from each type of runner on exactly why they choose to run... Read more
Spending a good 60 minutes on the treadmill is a surefire way to make you feel accomplished. After completing the machine's fat-burning workout, you feel great and quite proud of yourself as you stare at the number flashing on the screen: 752 cal... Read more
"Exercise improves your health." You hear it all the time, but what does that really mean? How much of a difference can exercise make in your life, and how much do you really need to do? You’ll be happy to know that you don’t ne... Read more
Many of us have a great pre-workout and workout routine. We drink plenty of water before and during exercise, warm up, stretch, work the entire body, and even get in some cardio training as well. Then, after the last exercise, we promptly head back t... Read more
I was reviewing the Dr. notes from my last appointment and saw that my BMI is now listed in the problem list as obese. I've tried to lose weight on my own, but I think I need community support. Sparkpeople might be just what I need! 30 pounds to go!... Read more
Oh gosh...busy day. Treadmill guy coming to put that hunk of machine back together. Need to drive a vehicle home after repairs, homeschool, trash day....clean, cook, laundry...karate. I need a calm, well planned Thanksgiving...G-morning!!! ;)... Read more
I'm not a treadmill walker-kind of boring for me-but I understand when training for some event (ie a 5k) you should not limit yourself to the treadmill. Actual "course walking" can be very different. Treadmills are good for inclement weather tho!... Read more
NordicTrack A2750 PRO Treadmill Thatís what I want!!! The reviews:1.RUNNER'S WORLD MAGAZINE NAMES THE NORDICTRACK A2750 PRO "BIGGEST BANG FOR THE BUCK" 2.TREADMILL ADVISER - - RECOMMENDED3.TREADMILL RATINGS REVIEWS - is a good value.4.WHICHLCONTREADM... Read more
For the two years we didn't have internet service at home, when I would check my email at work, I was able to review the Spark motivational articles. At my job we can pay so much to make copies, so I would print them and change the font to very larg... Read more
Despite New Year's resolutions to get fit, sales of gym memberships are taking a downturn. That doesn't necessarily mean that people aren't exercising. In fact, home workout equipment sales are up, according to Consumer Reports. Their February 2009 i... Read more
Contest closed! The winner is:MUFFINSKICongratulations!A few weeks back, COACH_NICOLE blogged about one of our new favorite pieces of equipment here at the SparkPeople offices: the LifeSpan Treadmill Desk. We've been using this fun device to help... Read more
I'm having a good income tax return this year. I'm looking for a kick a$$ treadmill. Here are my requirements:
*Has to have a quite motor.
*Has to be able to be folded up and down. (spacesaver)
*Has to have good incline.
I would also li... Read more
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