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9011293 Method and system for monitoring and feed-backing on execution of physical exercise routines  
A system for monitoring performance of a physical exercise routine comprises a Pilates exercise device enabling a user to perform the physical exercise routine, a plurality of motion and position...
8992385 Tension systems and methods of use  
Machines, apparatuses, systems and methods for providing adjustable tension to a cable system using a pivotally mounted leverage mechanism that employs an adjustably positionable weight....
8986166 Electromechanical system for selecting weights in fitness station weights towers  
An electromechanical system for selecting weights in fitness station weight towers, wherein a vertical hollow rod, fixed to the cursor which fastens to the steel cable, which lifts the plates of...
8974353 Stair exerciser apparatus  
The present invention relates to a stair exercise device for simulating stair climbing, the device having a plurality of steps which are activated by the weight of a person walking up them. A...
8968155 Resistance apparatus, system, and method  
A resistance exercise system having, in certain embodiments, a DC power supply system, a DC motor connected to the DC power supply system, a drive section connected to a drive element, a...
8932183 Training system  
A training system for training of part of a trainee's body includes a training machine, a control device controlling the training machine, and a display unit displaying a game screen. The training...
8932185 Brake device with built-in power generation mechanism and permanent magnetism eddy current  
A brake device with built-in power generation mechanism and permanent magnetism eddy current comprises: an external rotator including a flywheel and a permanent magnet fixed at an inner periphery...
8926474 Endless belt arm exercise device with braking mechanism  
An exercise device for exercising a user's arms and upper body includes an endless belt of hingedly connected articulating panels guided in channels of a supporting frame. A pair of hand grip...
8900099 Systems and methods for optimizing muscle development  
Systems and methods for optimizing muscle development are disclosed. A method includes identifying a plurality of parameters of a user, and generating an exercise program based at least partially...
8900097 Apparatus and method for delivery of assistive force to user moved weights  
An apparatus providing an assist force to user moved weights of a existing weight exercise or rehab machine or stand can be supplied as a kit including servo motor/transmission/reel assembly. A...
8858397 Training device and a control method of the same  
A training machine for enabling the exerciser to exercise under a load appropriate for the individual exercise capability and physical function of the exerciser. The exerciser (E) enters a desired...
8845493 System and method for exercising  
Embodiments relate to exercise systems, and more particularly to exercise cycles and systems for generating exercise programs simulating real-world terrain. In accordance with at least some...
8821428 Traction apparatus and rope take-up mechanism of traction apparatus  
A traction apparatus which impresses a desired traction force to a body to be pulled is provided. The traction apparatus includes: a traction mechanism that includes a harness coupled to the body...
8764609 Exercise enhancement machine  
An exercise machine includes a frame, an adjustable seat assembly, a means for slidably adjusting the seat assembly axially along the frame, a means for pivotally adjusting the seat assembly...
8727946 Spotting device  
A spotting device for use during exercise routines is provided where a linear motor includes a forcer that travels along a magnetic shaft to provide a resistance force in response to a force...
8585554 Method and apparatus for electronically controlled resistance in exercise equipment  
A system for controlling the tension in an exercise apparatus includes a plurality of connectors that are collectively attached to a holder, the holder being movable relative to a fixed support,...
8556777 Individual workout system  
The Individual Workout System allows an user to perform a complete workout regiment to build muscles without the use of weights, while achieving a cardiovascular workout at the same time. The...
8540607 Variable resistance system  
A method and apparatus for providing variable resistance in connection with exercise equipment uses vertically oriented weight plates that rare in a side-by-side arrangement and are selected by...
8495762 Shape changing material  
An apparatus is configured with one or more sensors arranged to detect a first shape-related parameter, one or more control elements arranged to provide a force, and circuitry operably connected...
8475338 Linear motor system for an exercise machine  
Exercise machines and linear motor systems for use in exercise machines are provided herein, where the linear motor provides a resistance force in response to a force generated by a user...
8469861 Pushable exercise apparatus for resistance training  
A pushable exercise apparatus configured to be pushed along a surface by a user and to provide user-selected variation in resistance to rotation applied to wheels of the apparatus. The apparatus...
8414458 Strength training control apparatus using motor assembled S-type load cell  
A strength training control device comprises: a torque source (including a base frame, a motor and a gear reduction box); and a link mechanism (including a gearbox arm, a first link rod, a second...
8360785 System for managing physical training and method thereof  
A system for managing physical training includes: a goal achievement planning module establishing a training goal and a time schedule for a physical training participant on the basis of a profile...
8360935 Method, a computer program, and device for controlling a movable resistance element in a training device  
A method for controlling a movable resistance element belonging to a training device. The resistance element is influenced by a user with a muscular force. A device is adapted to generate a...
8306635 Motivation and enhancement of physical and mental exercise, rehabilitation, health and social interaction  
The disclosed invention primarily relates to methods for assisting and motivating persons with respect to various exercise and rehabilitation regimens they might undertake, mentally as well as...
8287434 Method and apparatus for facilitating strength training  
Strength training exercise is facilitated by a video gaming system (VGS). VGS communicates information about the exercise resistance force with an exercise device. Strength training machine...
8272069 Shape changing material  
An apparatus is configured with one or more sensors arranged to detect a first shape-related parameter, one or more control elements arranged to provide a force, and circuitry operably connected...
8272997 Stride adjustment mechanism  
In an elliptical step exercise apparatus a dynamic link mechanism can be used to vary the stride length of the machine. A control system can also be used to vary stride length as a function of...
8210994 Pressure sensor and boxing machine using the same  
A pressure sensor is provided, wherein a ballast resistive layer is integrated in the pressure sensor so that the resistive output curve for the pressure sensor has saturation characteristics. The...
8162803 Magnetic resistance trainer power measurement  
A magnetic resistance trainer includes an electrically conductive disk configured to rotate in response to power provided by a user of the trainer. The trainer further includes a magnet creating a...
8147382 Physical training system  
A physical training system comprises a resistance structure, and at least one resistance unit disposed thereon, wherein an athlete may attach to the resistance unit by way of a cable that is...
8131570 Managing the business of a medical insurance plan  
The method of the invention provides incentives for medical scheme members to minimize medical expenses both by responsible use of the benefits of the scheme, and also by offering positive...
8016725 Variable resistance system  
A method and apparatus for providing variable resistance in connection with exercise equipment uses multiple weight plates that are selected by selector assemblies. A series of actuators that are...
8007408 Treadmill speed control system  
A treadmill apparatus having a non-motorized tread, a sensor for sensing a parameter indicative of the tread speed, and a controller operatively connected to an angle adjustment mechanism to...
8002671 Supine elevation cycle  
The Supine Elevation Cycle is uniquely designed to provide multiple levels of physical therapy, or if desired, a vigorous and effective cardiovascular workout while minimizing painful and damaging...
8002670 Resistance training device exerting a constant load without depending upon position  
A resistance training device effectively training the muscular force of a desired muscle includes a saddle for a user to sit on, a robot arm adjustable to the length of a limb of the user, a...
7992217 Shape changing material  
An apparatus is configured with one or more sensors arranged to detect a first shape-related parameter, one or more control elements arranged to provide a force, and circuitry operably connected...
7976434 Exercise device  
A control system and method for exercise equipment and the like provides a way to simulate a physical activity in a manner that takes into account the physics of the physical activity being...
7967728 Wireless game controller for strength training and physiotherapy  
Wireless game controller can provide variable resistance during strength training exercise and is coupled with off the shelf video gaming system such as Nintendo WII or personal computer by...
7963886 Method and apparatus for free weight assistance and training system  
A free weight assistance and training system and method including a weight support structure. Free weight support arms are movably mounted to the support structure and configured to support a free...
7938762 Automatic weight stack controller for fitness equipment  
An automatic weight stack controller for fitness units adapted to a frame provided with weights piled up is disclosed, wherein the weights are provided with central vertical holes having inner...
7892146 Rocking type exercising apparatus  
A rocking type exercising apparatus includes a movable unit on which a user rides, a driving unit for causing the movable unit to perform a rocking motion, and a rocking motion changing unit for...
7862476 Exercise device  
A control system and method for exercise equipment and the like provides a way to simulate a physical activity in a manner that takes into account the physics of the physical activity being...
7854685 Training system and method  
A training system and method include providing a frame, a user support portion coupled to the frame and arranged to support a user, and a user engagement portion coupled to the frame and arranged...
7845475 Controller for magnetic wheels  
The present invention provides a controller for a magnetic wheel, which is added with an alternated adjusting seat within the external rotary disk of the magnetic wheel controller. A flexible...
7833129 Training apparatus  
Training apparatus for physical exercise, preventive exercise and rehabilitation of injuries and increased balance, the apparatus designed as a stationary bicycle, similar to ergometer bikes or...
7828706 Bilaterally actuated sculling trainer  
An apparatus for simulating sculling or rowing on water includes a support frame with foot rests, a sliding seat, bilateral oars that are rotationally coupled to a set of actuators, integrated...
7806805 Exercise apparatus with resilient foot support  
An exerciser including a movable body carriage mounted on an exerciser frame for movement along tracks provided by the frame. A resilient foot engaging assembly extends from the exerciser frame....
7789816 Dynamic variable resistance dual circling exercise method and device  
The present disclosure provides a method and device for exercise comprising having two bases each supporting a pivoting arm with a grip attached thereto with a rotating hub attached to each...
7785232 Training system and method  
A training system and method include providing a frame, a user support portion coupled to the frame and arranged to support a user, and a user engagement portion coupled to the frame and arranged...

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