By Robbie Ferri, Cyclist, Personal Trainer, and Group Exercise Instructor.
Exercise bikes are amazing machines, and they can do so much for you. They can improve your
What are the different types of Magnetic Exercise Bikes?
There are a few different types of exercise bikes on the market, and typically the main three you will hear about are Upright, Spinning, and Recumbent Bikes. They all do the same job and work as an indoor
The most common type you will see is an upright bike. These are the really comfortable bikes you will find at the gym that many people will sit on to get their cardio in. They call them upright bikes because the position you sit in is very upright, and these are designed to give you maximum comfort when you’re working out. They are sleek in design and are very modern looking but typically quite basic in operation.
Indoor Cycles or Spinning bikes as we called them (actually Spin®, Spinner®, Spinning®, Spin Fitness® are trademarks of Mad Dogg Athletics) are what you will find when you go to a spinning studio. They are stationary bikes that look a lot like road bikes and typically come with a large flywheel in the front or the rear. They are used for group exercise sessions, and you can buy some amazing interactive bikes for your home now, like a Peloton.
Recumbent bikes are also what you will find at a gym, and they are the bikes where you have a large seat, and the pedals are out in front of you, not under you like a typical exercise
What does Magnetic mean?
When the term magnetic is used, it refers to how the resistance is created. Typically spinning bikes would use a friction brake pad to slow down the flywheel and create resistance. On a magnetic spinning
How does a Magnetic Exercise
In a typical spinning
On a magnetic spinning
What are the Benefits of a Magnetic Resistance System on an Exercise
The benefits of a magnetic system are huge, which is how most exercise
Common Problems with Magnetic Exercise Bikes
Magnetic exercise bikes very rarely go wrong, and as far as
Magnetic exercise bikes are an incredible tool, and we think everyone should have one. They have a huge amount of benefits and are a great way to stay in shape. If you are considering an exercise