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Research-Based Treadmill Design Is Key to Operator Success

Club Industry reports that reliability is the important feature on which club operators need to focus when considering which treadmills to purchase for their facilities. Because they have the highest average usage rates for cardio equipment, gym operators told Precor in research study that they considered reliability one of their most important evaluation factors.

Authored by Precor Director of Product Development Adam Hubbard, the article goes on to list some of the key takeaways from the Precor study, including appearance, total cost of ownership, and exerciser and technician feedback like low-impact feel and ease of service. Exercisers also stated that they put a premium on ample storage space for their personal items, with minimal vibrations or rattling.

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New Precor Treadmill
Name of Publication: 
Club Industry Resourcebeat
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Published Date: 
06/03/2014