Walk in to any gym and you see rows of treadmills and people pounding away as it’s the most popular pieces of cardio equipment so easy to use and mimics the exercises our bodies are used to doing on a regular basis, both walking and running.
So why not buy one for the home so you can exercise at any time, no travelling to the gym just switch on and go. Treadmills have now got more sophisticated so you can opt for something which covers all your basic needs like the ProForm 515 ZLT Treadmill which is a great step in the right direction in terms of fine-tuning your home fitness regime or if you’re more of a honed fitness bunny who needs something more sophisticated Life Fitness T3Treadmill gives you the optimum tracking and entertainment features to keep you motivated to reach your goals.
So take your pick from these
NordicTrack C990 Treadmill £1449.00 John Lewis (Shop Now)
NordicTrack C990 Treadmill £1449.00 John Lewis (Shop Now)
With the simple touch of a single button, you can change your incline between 0 and 12 percent. Adjusting your incline can result in a more efficient workout, the targeting of specific muscle groups and more calories burnt. When you run a custom Google Maps route, your incline will automatically adjust to simulate the real world terrain.
Through the C990's 7" colour touchscreen you can access professional workouts, use iFit® and google for customised real-world training routes, adjust your speed and incline or browse the world wide web.
Keep on running and keep your cool with a fan that automatically adjusts its speed to match your workout. You can also manually adjust the AutoBreeze™ Workout Fan
The C990 treadmill features a smooth and steady heavy-duty drive. It’s powered by the 3.0 continuous horsepower DurX™ motor. Dual fans cool internal components while causing less noise and vibration. Superb insulation and a built-in grounding brush ensure that the motor performs with quiet reliability mile after mile.
Life Fitness T3 Treadmill £2495.00 John Lewis (Shop Now)
The Life Fitness T3 Treadmill with the Track console is designed with form and functionality in mind. The treadmill has the Go System™ Quick Start, which remembers your preferred walking, jogging and running speeds so you can get straight into your workout at the push of a button. You have the option of creating 2 user profiles, so each user can get started on their workout quickly and track their progress.
The T3 Treadmill features the FlexDeck® shock absorption system – a patented system that reduces impact to joints by nearly 30% compared to ordinary treadmills.
The T3 Treadmill features a sharp LCD display with crisp, easy-to-read graphics and text. The Go Console includes 13 exercise programs, allowing you to vary your training. The treadmill also has a wireless heart rate monitor, with a chest strap included, as well as the option of using the contact heart rate hand sensors.
An energy saving mode, which is activated at the touch of a button, allows you to cut down on your energy consumption when the machine is switched on but not in use.
ProForm 515 ZLT Treadmill £599.99 John Lewis (Shop Now)
LCD screen which provides all key feedback and includes a racetrack display
8 preset workouts - 4 calorie goal workouts and 4 timed workouts. Each workout controls the speed and incline of the treadmill as it guides you through an effective exercise session
iPod / mp3 compatible with Intermix Acoustics 2.0 audio
EKG Pulse grips for a quick and easy pulse reading
2.0 CHP Motor
A 0 - 16 km/h speed range with Quick Speed™ controls allowing quick and easy access to your desired speed.
An incline range of 0 - 10% with Quick Incline™ controls to quickly change the desired level
46 x 127 cm running area for your comfort and safety
TreadSoft 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.
Transport wheels allow for a convenient way to move the machine between workouts.
Enjoy the quality of fitness club technology in your home with the Platinum Club Series Treadmill from Life Fitness.
The Platinum Club Series Treadmill features enhanced interaction plus Wi-Fi connectivity, to motivate exercisers of all fitness levels.
Get an immediate start with your favourite settings already stored. The Platinum Club Series Treadmill remembers your preferred walk, jog and speeds, as well as three incline positions.
Track your pulse with Polar Telmetry (optional chest strap required) and Lifepulse Digital Heart Rate Monitoring with DSP (Digital Signal Processing).
The 4 HP motor (8 HP peak) has a low decibel level for a quieter workout.
The FlexDeck Shock Absorption System enhances comfort and reduces knee and joint stress by up to 30%
The Platinum Club Series Treadmill is compatible with popular fitness apps, Apple and Android devices, is Bluetooth enabled and connects to the Internet either wired or with Wi-Fi.
The sleekly-designed Explore Console has a 7" (18 cm) LCD Non-Touch Screen and intuitive interaction with up to 42 workout programs. QuickNav dial puts you in control of your workouts.
Created in the gym, Technogym's Jog Forma treadmill has a powerful motor, a maximum speed of 18 km/h and new biomechanics that allow you to do a high performance, comfortable cardio workout.
With the Entertainment Support, you can train in the company of your iPhone or iPad and make working out even more enjoyable. You can use its mounting system designed by Technogym to hold your iPad vertically or horizontally.
Thanks to its large front console, you're able to place your water bottle and other accessories close at hand during your workout.
The display has large clearly visible buttons and the ergonomic design of the handle bars enhances your comfort, giving you more room to move.
Included with the Jog Forma is a printed Quick Guide containing information on how to connect and use the product as well as safety information. You also receive a USB pen drive containing user manuals in PDF format and training programmes created to meet specific goals.
MYRUN Technogym Treadmill £2789.00 John Lewis (Shop Now)
Get ready for the run of your life; download the MyRun App to your tablet (not supplied) and place the device on the console.
The MYRUN Technogym treadmill provides you with an advanced, high-technology running experience with personalised training programmes and feedback on your running technique.
Developed by Technogym, their RUNNING RATE innovation helps you to improve your run, increase your efficiency and reduces your risk of injury by helping you find your ideal step frequency in relation to your speed.
Whatever your goals and objectives, the MYRUN Technogym treadmill has a training programme for you that will help you plan your training sessions and routines.
Innovative technology adapts to your run by absorbing impact without affecting your momentum - further helping reduce the risk of injury.
Stay focused and free from distractions with the silent but powerful treadmill technology and with the RUNNING MUSIC feature, songs are chosen to match the rhythm of your running stride.
The MYRUN Technogym treadmill provides you with a modern, sleek and uncluttered design with a small footprint offering a big running space
With a footprint of less than 1 square metre when folded, the Run Forma treadmill from Technogym allows you to perform a full cardio workout safely and interactively in the comfort of your own home.
Complete with a Training Link and Training App, it is easier than ever before to keep track of your performance while accessing your favourite content.
By connecting your iPad via the Bluetooth Forma Training Link, the Forma Training App allows you to listen to music, watch videos and browse bookmarks while transmitting information such as heart rate to your online Technogym account in order to keep a constantly updated training diary.
A built-in MyTrainer service offers personalised workout plans tailored to the goals you set for yourself, whether you want to lose weight or improve your physical condition.
Accessible from a number of different accounts, the Forma Training app also allows family and friends to manage their own content and data while sharing the same iPad.
KETTLER Sport K2 High Incline Treadmill £1799.00 John Lewis (Shop Now)
The K2 High Incline Treadmill features a high incline design, taking your workouts to a whole new level. The high incline immediately forces your heart and muscles to work so much harder than a standard treadmill. Reach heady fitness heights with the K2!
If you’re into high intensity-interval training (HIIT), the K2 is ideal. Run for short, sharp bursts to work your heart and muscles for long term gain.
The K2 also works as a standard treadmill for a gradual build up of fitness levels before you graduate to high incline mode. If you’re a regular gym-goer who wants to become super fit this machine is ideal.