User Friendly Console and Energy Saver
The Life Fitness R3 recumbent with Track Console features a LCD display screen and reading rack. Energy Saver option decreases the amount of energy use 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 more airflow The Life Fitness R3 recumbent's two sets of handlebars are located on the front and side of the unit proving stability.
Heart Rate Monitoring and Customized Workouts
On the Life Fitness R3 Recumbent with Track Console your heart rate can be monitored either through the contact hand sensors or via the wireless chest strap By having these monitoring capabilities, workouts such as Heart Rate Hill™, Heart Rate Interval and Extreme Heart Rate™ can be performed and tracked. The Life Fitness R3 recumbent’s Track Console also offers 14 workout programs and 4 user profiles with up to 3 custom workouts per user.
LFconnect Website and iPod Integration
LFconnect allows you to create and share your workouts, track your progress, and receive advice on different programs on your Life Fitness R3 Recumbent. iPod compatibility plays your music and simultaneously charges your iPod.
Designed in 1968, the Life Fitness Lifecycle bike was the first fully computer-programmable bike on the market. Up until this point users would attempt to self-monitor their workout metrics using only time and distance. Not only was the Lifecycle bike the first to provide users with feedback, but also continues to lead the fitness world in innovation and design today.
This sleek console provides you with the durability consumers have come to know and trust from Life Fitness. The Life Fitness R3 Recumbent's Track Console features fully integrated iPod® connectivity, which allows you to play music from your iPod® or iPhone® on the Life Fitness equipment. The seamless connectivity technology gives you the control to adjust your music – song selection and volume – through the Track console without interrupting your workout. The Life Fitness Lifecycle R3 Recumbent's Track Console also has USB connectivity that allows you to easily transfer data to and from the unit. Having both iPhone® and USB connectivity, the Life Fitness R3's Track Console allows you to utilize LFconnect™ workouts with ease. In addition to entertainment and motivation, the Track console features the Energy Saver button, which lowers the unit’s energy consumption by 90% when turned on but not in use. On the Life Fitness's R3 Recumbent's Track Console you are provided with up to four user profiles where you can create and save three customized workouts on each, making this console a great option for multi-user households. HeartSync™ provides you with five heart-rate controlled workouts that can be monitored through the hand sensors or the wireless chest strap. The workout options vary, however through LFconnect™ your option are endless.
This feature, which is included with the Life Fitness Lifecycle R3 Recumbent's Track Console, allows you to customize and create your own workouts, track your progress and share with friends directly on the LFconnect™ website. After you create your desired workout(s) you can then access them through the LFconnect™ App on your Android® or Apple® device. The LFconnect™ App also provides versatility as it can track both outdoor runs and strength training, so you never miss a beat no matter where you workout. Once your workout is complete, the LFconnect™ App will automatically save and update the website making it easy for you to both share with your LFconnect™ buddies and to your personal Facebook account. Very similar to other fitness and social networking apps, the LFconnect™ App allows you to add buddies and create groups within the network. This provides transparency among users resulting in more motivation, support and advice along your fitness journey.
Breaking the mold in the fitness industry, LFopen™ is the first truly open platform. This feature available on the Life Fitness R3 with Track Console allows 3rd party app integration through your Android® or Apple® device. Whether you’re at home or in the gym you can connect to the selection of apps and programs Life Fitness offers. Providing you with options separate from those on LFconnect™. The Life Fitness R3 Track Console's LFopen™ gives you a multitude of simulated choices for each workout routine.
Generator Resistance System
This self-powered resistance system is feature in both the Life Fitness 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 convex shape and swept down seat angle design, provide users with less tension on both their back and knee joints.