Friday, May 26th, 2017

Home Gyms

Chuck Norris Total Gym 1100 | Full Body Home Fitness Trainer

Using only the body's weight as resistance, the Total Gym 1100 delivers a thorough, full body workout on one simple machine.

Designed to tone and strengthen rather than build bulk, this is a good option for beginners or occasional users not wanting to invest in an ...

Powerline BSG10X Home Fitness Gym | Space Saving, Easy Assembly with 160lb Weight Stack

Two common deterrents to purchasing a comprehensive home gym are space requirements and potential assembly headaches. The Powerline BSG10X effectively addresses both of these issues with efficient design and well-engineered construction. ShapeYou.com gave it their " Top Gear Of The Year" award.

The gym ships ...

Bowflex Revolution FT Home Gym | Small Footprint SpiraFlex Linear Resistance Fitness

This is our first look at the Bowflex Revolution series. The FT is the most affordable Revolution model but does not include a bench unless purchased separately.

This may be perceived as a positive or a negative, depending on your needs. Some believe a built-in bench on a home gym ...

Body Solid EXM2500S Home Gym | 210 Pound Weight Stack with 7 Workout Stations

The Body Solid EXM2500S Home Gym has been around in the same form for years, but is still a contender for the best value in the just over $1,000 category. It was a Consumer Magazine #1 Home Gym when first released

The EXM25005 approaches health club quality for its durability, versatility ...

FreeForm Hideaway Home Gym | Adjustable Resistance Bands for Core Body Building

Watching the video demonstration for this product reminded us of the American Inventor program that ran on television a couple of years ago. We love passion and creativity in fitness innovation and it's great to see former bodybuilder and creator Jim Deola's concept made it to market.

We ...

Total Trainer Pilates System from Bayou Fitness | All Around Workout, Weight Resistance Gym

This system combines the popular Total Trainer/Total Gym body weight resistance training design with a number of accessories for incorporating Pilates routines. It offers a large variety of available workouts with the ability to switch between exercises and variations with ease. Also inherent in this type of gym is ...

Bowflex PR3000 Home Gym | Low Impact, Compact, Efficient Exercise Equipment

The Bowflex PR3000 is similar to the popular PR1000 model but accommodates more exercises and adds the ability to upgrade weight resistance from 210 to 310 pounds. Like the PR1000 it uses Power Rod technology (see video below) as opposed to the SpriaFlex mechanics featured in higher end Bowflex gyms.

In general, ...

Body Solid EXM1500S Single Stack Home Gym | Complete Fitness System Best Buy Rating

This EXM1500S Single Stack Home Gym has been around for several years but we see no need for a model upgrade. This well-designed and sturdy little home gym does it all.

Body Solid's machine is built around a single 160 pound weight stack that incorporates all the exercises you need for a ...

Bowflex PR1000 Home Gym | Power Rod Strength Training & Rowing Machine Cardio

This review continues our recent trend of spotlighting exercise machines from trusted manufacturers that give the highest return on investment, without extra components that you may not want or need. This mid-range system offers great value for the dollar, plus added versatility not usually seen in home gyms in ...

Powertec Workbench Levergym | Safe, Adjustable Free Weight Training System

We don't often cover free weight equipment but this durable, versatile bench deserves some attention. We understand those who simply insist on lifting "real" weight rather than using comparable resistance machines from Bowflex or Weider. If you're one of those and are not averse to all-in-one ...