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September 22nd, 2007

Kettler have just launched their new range of bicycle ergometers that includes the new Golf ST Pro.

kettler-golf-st-pro.JPGThe Kettler Golf S Pro has always been one of the most popular bikes on the market. But the new version, the Golf ST Pro, offers even more. The motor controlled magnetic brake system provides resistance in 15 steps.

You can get fit with a choice of 8 pre-set training programmes that includes pulse-controlled training and pulse-range settings for stamina training and fat burning.

All the information you require about your workout is displayed on the exercise bikes smart computer including calorie consumption calculated with reference to resistance for a more accurate reading.

The low mounting height adjustable saddle positions, variable hand sensors and wide handlebars make the Golf ST Pro a real all-rounder for young and old.

What is an exercise bike?

September 21st, 2007

The Exercise Bike is an indoor piece of equipment that simulates the action of cycling.

kettler-golf-st-pro.JPGIt is very popular in gyms and can be purchased for home use. You can use the bike to get a great cardiovascular workout. It’s a low impact machine which means that there is less stress placed on your joints when exercising.

Exercise bikes have the advantage of being smaller than other cardiovascular machines such as a treadmill, or elliptical trainer.

Exercise bikes can help you to get the maximum benefit from your workout within the time available. When you’re on the bike you are in control of your session. You can repeat a session and compare your performances.

The bike provides you with a cardiovascular workout and engages the major muscles of your legs.

Most good exercise bikes have the following features:

  • Variable resistance levels
  • Console that displays elapsed time, distance, revs per minute, calories burned, power output
  • Pre-programmed workouts
  • Heart rate monitoring
  • Adjustable seat
  • Pedals with adjustable toe straps

Cycle the Tour de France in the comfort of your own home!

September 1st, 2007

Kettler have just launched their latest range of fitness equipment that includes Tour Concept 1.0 software which is compatible with their Ergo Racer GT.

Tour Concept 1.0 is the first GPS-controlled training software for ergometers, cross-trainers and treadmills that have a compatible computer interface.

You can cycle your favourite training route or even a section of the Tour de France. No need to worry about the road conditions, wind or weather and all possible in the comfort of your own home!


You can record the GPS data on one of your training trips or plan a trip in interactive map system mode. Then cycle over the route you have planned using animated 3D maps, in the comfort of your own living room.

All the training data can be recorded for later reporting and analysis.

Now you can have an outdoor experience in the comfort of your own home.

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