User Friendly Console and Energy Saver
Two power source options are provided with the R3's Go Console: standard plug-in and self-powered. The LifeFitness R3 Recumbent Go Console also features a LCD display screen, reading rack and dual accessory tray. By utilizing the Energy Saver option, the amount of energy use is decreased by 90%.
The Lifecycle® R3 Recumbent Bike features a fully welded frame. With a mesh fabric back pad and reclining feature, this recumbent seat allows for airflow keeping you comfortable. The LifeFitness R3 Recumbent's two sets of handlebars are located on the front and side of the unit providing extra stability
Heart Rate Monitoring
The R3's Go Console provides you with two options for monitoring your heart rate. One way is through the contact hand sensors or go hands-free, the console includes a wireless chest strap monitoring system option as well.
The LifeFitness R3 recumbent Go Console offers 13 workout programs to choose from as well as 2 user profiles and race mode. By utilizing the heart rate monitoring capabilities, workouts such as Heart Rate Hill™, Heart Rate Interval and Extreme Heart Rate™ can not only be performed, but progress can be tracked as well.
First Designed in 1968, the LifeFitness Lifecycle was the world’s first fully computer-programmable bike in the market. Up until this point users would attempt to self-monitor their workout using only time and distance. Not only was the Lifecycle bike the first to provide users with feedback, but continues to lead the fitness world in innovation and design today.
This console option allows you to easily pick a program and start working out. The Life Fitness’s Lifecycle R3's recumbent's Go Console provides you with the basic fundamentals you’ll need to achieve your fitness goals. The Go Console features Life Fitness's Dual Fitness function, where you can create two user profiles. Each profile can save one custom workout, providing you with a simplified approach and quicker set-up. The Life Fitness R3 Recumbent's Go Console also features the Energy Saver button, which lowers the unit’s energy consumption by 90% when turned on but not in use. The Life Fitness's Lifecycle R3 's HeartSync feature provides you with five heart-rate controlled workouts that can be monitored through the hand sensors or the wireless chest strap. The Life Fitness R3's Go Console has 13 included workouts feature three classic, two advanced, three goal-oriented and five HeartSync™ options.
Generator Resistance System
This self-powered alternator resistance system is featured in both the Life Fitness's C3 and R3 models. Adjustments can occur both quietly and instantly through an electromagnet generator system.
Frame and Seat
Robotic-ally made, these fully welded frames not only eliminate the use of bolts that cause rattling, but also have a longer lifespan than other exercise bikes. Durability transfers through to the bio-mechanically engineered comfort curve seat. The Life Fitness R3 Recumbent's convex shape and swept down seat angle design, provide users with less tension on both their back and knee joints.