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8784223 Skating training system  
A system and method for improving skating speed and strength of skaters, particularly ice skaters, employs an inclined skating ramp. The skating surface itself may be any of the conventional or...
8721343 Ski teaching apparatus and method  
A ski instructional apparatus and method for teaching young children that allows for dry land training of a student on skis. The apparatus includes a pole that the student straddles. The pole has...
8708706 Water skier training device and method of using the same  
A floatable skier training device that includes a first floatable support comprising a first leading end and a second end, a second floatable support a first leading end and a second end, a seat...
8529268 Ski or snowboard teaching apparatus  
In one example, an apparatus for teaching a student how to snow ski includes a removably attachable instructor component, a removably attachable student component, and means for temporarily...
8282533 Resilient stable trampoline board with bindings  
A trampoline board includes a resilient body with a foam core. At least one flex zone (e.g., a channel) which acts as a living hinge extends from a first lateral edge to a second lateral edge to...
8182269 Assembly for practicing a gliding or rolling sport  
An assembly provided for the practice of a gliding, rolling, or walking sport, such as snowboarding, skateboarding, or snowshoeing, for example, the assembly including a device for receiving a...
8137244 Cross over flywheel exercise device  
An exercise device for the crossover step, including an upper wheel supported, the upper wheel having a skating surface and being rotatable; a lower wheel joined to the upper wheel via a hub, the...
7854689 Ice skating training device  
An ice skating training device including an arcuate conveyor belt, the belt having a skateable surface; and a plurality of conical rollers supporting said arcuate conveyor belt, at least one of...
7744506 Cross over flywheel exercise device  
An exercise device for the crossover step, including an upper wheel supported, the upper wheel having a skating surface and being rotatable; a lower wheel joined to the upper wheel via a hub, the...
7470219 Training apparatus for skating-type sports  
A training apparatus configured for skating-type sports whereon a user can perform training, exercising, strengthening and conditioning while wearing footgear designed for use in skating-type...
7344377 System and device for improving the performance of a water skier in a slalom course  
A method, a system and a device used within such enhances the repeatability and overall performance of a person skiing through a water ski slalom course. The device is a series of markers...
7198590 Alpine ski training apparatus  
A ski training apparatus is provided that simulate movement similar to alpine skiing. A pivoting arm is mounted at the base of the front vertical post and carries a parallelogram linkage assembly,...
7137925 Snowboard training device  
A device to assist a beginner in learning how to snowboard. The device connects to the top rear of the snowboard and consists of a base plate that connects to the snowboard, a rotational component...
7115073 Exercise apparatus for simulating skating movement  
An exercise apparatus used to simulate skating or roller blading movement in a user includes a pair of sleds or shuttles which include a pedal adapted to support the foot of a user standing...
6955634 Skiing exercise device  
A skiing exercise device includes a base frame having a front end portion with a pair of pivot poles disposed on opposite sides of a vertical plane. Each pivot pole has a pole axis inclining at an...
6746248 Body weight supports and teaching aid  
The invention relates to body supports and teaching aids particular for use during skiing. Skiing to greater or to lesser degrees imposes strains on the muscles of the skier causing fatigue and...
6592377 Snowboard teaching device  
A snowboard teaching and recreational device by which an instructor may direct the movement, weight shift and control the center of gravity of the pupil. The device preferably uses two parallel...
6582300 Ski simulator  
A game machine executes a game program in response to a control signal given by rotating imitation mechanism driven by a player to display an object corresponding to the player on a display...
6520858 Video game apparatus, character-behavior-instructing method in video game, and machine-readable-recording medium recording character-behavior-instructing program  
A video game apparatus, method and medium increases simulation realism of a jump action by using an operation stick bendable from its upright position. A controller-operation detection unit...
6471584 Simulation game machine  
A simulation game machine relatively moves a virtual character displayed on a monitor in a game space in accordance with control by a player using an operation unit. The simulation game machine...
6368112 Sky diving training device  
A sky diving training device for training a student to assume the correct position for free fall. The device has a platform mounted on a swivel. The student lies face down on the platform with his...
6162061 Multiple trampoline simulation apparatus and method  
A ski simulator apparatus is provided in which two rebounders or miniatures trampolines are maintained and secured in a common framework. The rotatable frame members supporting each trampoline are...
6033227 Training apparatus  
A training apparatus includes a training device, an operation detection unit, a training condition calculation unit, an image display processing unit, and a display unit. The training device has a...
6022272 Sliding simulator and game apparatus using the same  
A sliding simulator includes swinging member. The swinging member is swung right and left by a player standing thereon. A swing sensor senses swing movement of the swinging member. An image...
6019608 Snowboard training apparatus  
A snowboard training device is provided which allows a an instructor to direct the movement of a snowboard trainee from a reasonable distance. The snowboard training device includes an inner...
5987982 Balance performance monitor  
An apparatus and a method to monitor the balance performance of a user comprises two separate but similar foot-plates each slightly larger than the foot of a user. Each foot-plate includes...
5913684 Computer controlled robotic system for unencumbered movement  
A locomotion simulator has two independently controlled movable footpads. Each footpad is positioned dynamically in three-dimensions. The top of each footpad has a controlled rotational motion,...
5911611 Water ski training apparatus  
A water ski training apparatus is provided which includes a training apparatus body that is adapted to be connected to a water ski tow rope. The training apparatus body supports the user's feet...
5895340 Training device especially adapted for use in teaching techniques for snow boarding, skiing and the like  
A training device for use in teaching techniques for snow boarding, skiing, and the like, includes a carriage including two spaced vertical posts. A tubular arcuate track extends between the posts...
5813864 Simulator  
A simulator for presenting a simulation movement on a display correspondingly to a movement of an operator. The operator rides on a support plate and the support plate can be turned about a...
5749811 Skiing simulator  
A ski simulation device for providing training and/or exercise includes a support frame, a track mounted on the support frame, and a pair of foot platforms supported on the track. The foot...
5713794 Simulator controlling device  
A simulator controlling device includes a swinging member for controlling a virtual moving object in the right and left direction. The swinging member is swung right and left within right and left...
5697791 Apparatus and method for assessment and biofeedback training of body coordination skills critical and ball-strike power and accuracy during athletic activitites  
Devices and methods for the assessment and biofeedback training of coordination skills of a subject critical to maximizing the power and accuracy of athletic ball-strike activities. In preferred...
5692995 Ski simulating exercise machine  
An exercise machine that simulates the movements made during snow skiing and has a pair of foot support arms mounted for limited rotational movement about separate axes of rotation so that foot...
5690591 Ski training apparatus  
A ski training apparatus includes footboards a movable portion, an apparatus body, a braking section, a movement estimating section, a braking control section, and a braking section. The movable...
5613856 Ski training system  
A device allows a person to practice ski turns, while wearing his or her own skis, and to make the body movements required for turning. The device includes a base unit and an elevated support surface.
5601434 Method and apparatus for teaching skiing techniques  
A device which can be manufactured in multiple embodiments which makes it possible to break down and practice separately the steps involved in various ski techniques that require sliding the skis...
5509870 Variable resistance slide board  
A variable resistance slide board comprises a thin flexible sheet having a low friction upper surface. The sheet may include start-stop blocks located on the sides or elsewhere for engaging the...
5462506 Lateral movement trainer selectively positionable for storage or use  
A lateral-movement trainer is disclosed which is selectively positionable for storage or use. The trainer includes an elongate slidesheet with first and second ends, and an enclosure dimensioned...
5397154 Stabilizer device for skiers  
A new and improved stabilizer device for skiers having two skis, each of the two skis has an upper surface and a lower surface. Two front supports are secured to a corresponding upper surface of...
5378156 Teaching aid for alpine skiing and method of teaching skiing  
A teaching aid (10) for alpine skiers is disclosed in this invention. The pupil is supported by a cradle (11) at the pupil's mid-section. The instructor controls the pupil's weight distribution...
5372365 Methods and apparatus for sports training  
A method and apparatus for training a user to move in a desired movement pattern, especially for training a golfer to swing a golf club. One or more sensors are placed adjacent the user, for...
5352165 Personal exercise device  
A personal exercise device on which an exerciser may slide back and forth. The exercise device includes a sliding mat as well as first and second end pieces. Each end of the mat defines a series...
5342260 Bumper attachment assembly for lateral movement trainer  
A bumper-attachment assembly is disclosed for attaching to an elongate slideboard of a lateral movement trainer a bumper which includes an inner region with an impact surface, and outer, bottom...
5338205 Pool for practicing and enjoying water-skiing  
A pool for simulating water-skiing includes a pool body, a pumping plant which pumps water into the pool body as a stream just under the surface of the water in the pool body, a track supported...
5326338 Lateral exercise apparatus and method  
A lateral exercise apparatus for use in performing side-to-side skating movements having a surface layer for performing the skating movements on each side thereof. Each side of the surface layer...
5312258 Dry land snowboard training device  
A dry land snowboard training device is presented for simulating the balance and movement of a conventional snowboard on dry land, and in particular the balance and movement of a conventional...
5277678 Video interactive ski exerciser  
An improved cross-country skiing simulating exercise machine for providing interactive aerobic conditioning has a base frame, a pair of foot skates movably mounted on the frame, and a pair of arm...
5230677 Magnetic adjusting device of a ski simulator  
A load adjusting device for the ski stimulator, particularly to the magnetic load adjusting device which is mounted in the rear housing of the ski stimulator, commprises two guiding rollers...
5221088 Sports training system and method  
A sports training aid has a pair of foot sensors, insertable in a pair of shoes, which generate measurement signals indicative of weight applied to each of the foot sensors. The training aid...

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