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8892219 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...
8876664 Weight-lifting exercise machine  
A weight-lifting exercise machine enables an athlete to lift a mass from an initial resting position. After the athlete releases the mass, the machine cushions the fall of the mass, such that the...
8641581 Ergometric training device  
A stationary, ergometric exercise apparatus including a hand/foot-operated drive with two drive elements that are operated alternately and a measuring device for measuring the drive force applied...
8409057 Exercise system with graphical feedback and method of gauging fitness progress  
A system and method for providing visual feedback to a user of an exercise machine for gauging fitness progress of the user. The system provides a user of an exercise machine with a virtual...
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...
8267842 Ergometer suitable for use in a magnetic resonance apparatus  
The present invention relates to an ergometer which is particularly suitable for examining a test person or patient in a magnetic resonance apparatus. It comprises at least one drive means which...
8157707 Method and device enabling an athlete to determine and then control the rate of displacement of a mass  
Method enabling an athlete (3) performing a muscular training exercise to determine a setpoint for the rate of displacement of the displaced mass (2), comprising the following steps: 1)...
8123661 Portable isometric exercise device and method  
The present invention is a portable isometric exercise device with resistance generated by a spring force including an electronic light or sound indicator to signal that a constant force level is...
7878946 Spinning bike power meter  
An exercise bicycle includes a flywheel, a drive train coupled to the flywheel, and pedals coupled to the drive train. A user of the exercise bicycle expends power by exerting force on the pedals...
7867142 Method and apparatus for managing exercise state of user  
A method and system for providing a sound source suitable for an exercise state of a user by recognizing the exercise state of the user by measuring heart rate and exercise speed of the user. The...
7862478 System and methods for controlling the operation of one or more exercise devices and providing motivational programming  
The present invention is directed to systems and methods for providing exercise devices with motivational programming. The programming includes motivational content and control signals,...
7846069 Exercise system with graphical feedback and method of gauging fitness progress  
A system and method for providing visual feedback to a user of an exercise machine for gauging fitness progress of the user. The system provides a user of an exercise machine with a virtual...
7846067 Fatigue and consistency in exercising  
Consistency of motion is monitored over a period of time while a person is exercising on an exercise machine that impacts one or more muscles and/or muscle groups of the musculoskeletal system of...
7841964 Exercise device and method for simulating physical activity  
An exercise and performance evaluation apparatus includes a revolving belt on which a subject can perform bipedal locomotion, a harness for securing the subject at a fixed position relative to the...
7837595 Controller for an exercise bicycle  
A controller is disclosed, especially but not exclusively, for use in combination with an exercise apparatus. The controller comprises in one arrangement a handlebar assembly and one or more input...
7840346 Real time performance comparison  
Real time performance comparison involves identifying predefined route data corresponding to a route. Measured locations are detected while a user traverses the route carrying a mobile device. The...
7722503 System and method for automating an exercise routine  
In accordance with a preferred embodiment, there is provided a system and method for assisting a user complete an exercise program. According to a first aspect, there is provided a system that...
7691031 Training apparatus  
A training apparatus is disclosed which allows a trainee to attain a sense of accomplishment by continuing an exercise until a target is reached, without undue strain. A torque motor applies a...
7662064 Personal training device using GPS data  
A personal training device (10) adapted to assist a user in reaching performance goals, navigating, and accumulating performance statistics. In a preferred embodiment, the device broadly comprises...
7648441 Self-contained real-time gait therapy device  
A self-contained, real-time self-use gait therapy device with a gait sensor, actuator, output speaker, and battery receptacle enclosed in a component case with a belt clip. Based upon step...
7648442 Method of creating rigid cards with an exercise routine  
A method of creating rigid cards (32) having an exercise routine (58) thereon for use by a user (26). The rigid cards (32) are prepared utilizing a computer (34) in communication with a database...
7645211 Personal agility developer  
An electronic agility training system, including an array of multilayer, flexible footfall portions, a microprocessor operationally connected footfall portions, a user interface connected to the...
7628730 Methods and systems for controlling an exercise apparatus using a USB compatible portable remote device  
A portable system retrieves one or more exercise programs from a remote communication system that provides motivational content for a user exercising upon an exercise mechanism. The exercise...
7625315 Exercise and health equipment  
An exercise system includes a local system having an exercise apparatus and an associated local computer, where the local computer controls and monitors the operation and use, respectively, of the...
7608015 Exercise device and method for simulating physical activity  
An exercise and performance evaluation apparatus includes a revolving belt on which a subject can perform bipedal locomotion, a harness for securing the subject at a fixed position relative to the...
7601099 Method for providing a feedback-controlled exercise routine  
A method for providing a feedback-controlled exercise routine for a user by providing a predetermined sequence of movements for the user; sensing movements of the user during the sequence;...
7594873 Exercise-data management server apparatus and exercise-data management system  
Disclosed is an exercise-data management system, which comprises a wristband 8 including an IC chip 7 recording therein unique information for authenticating a participant, a studio gate 3 set up...
7591760 Method and system for generating an exercise program  
A method and system provides a customized exercise (conditioning) program for the user using a computer. A plurality of different measurements (parameters) are input using the computer, and based...
7585251 Load variance system and method for exercise machine  
An exercise machine that varies a resistive load based on sensed changes in intensity of exercise. In one example, an electronic control system of a stationary bicycle adjusts a flywheel resistive...
7556589 Total body exercise methods and apparatus  
An exercise apparatus includes a frame, an arm supporting member, and a leg supporting member. A sensor is connected to at least one of the arm supporting member and the leg supporting member,...
7537546 Systems and methods for controlling the operation of one or more exercise devices and providing motivational programming  
The present invention is directed to systems and methods for providing exercise devices with motivational programming. The programming includes motivational content and control signals,...
7476181 Exercise apparatus with dual function common stop switch assembly  
Exercise apparatus, including treadmills having an endless loop belt driven by an electric motor to exercise the user, has a dual function common stop switch assembly at a singular location on a...
7455622 Systems for interaction with exercise device  
An exercise device is configured to enable a user to interact with a trainer in real-time communication. The exercise device includes an exercise mechanism having a movable element for movement in...
7454313 Hierarchical workload monitoring for optimal subordinate tasking  
A system and method of hierarchical monitoring for subordinate assessment is described. Generally, the system receives remotely sensed data about a user's physiology and contextual state, and...
7416537 Rehabilitative orthoses  
Instrumented orthoses with more sophisticated structures provide for coordinated support and rehabilitation of complex joints and multiple injured joints. Improved instrumented orthoses can...
7381152 Virtual reality system locomotion interface utilizing a pressure-sensing mat  
A virtual reality system transposes a user's position and movement in real space to virtual space. The virtual reality system includes a locomotion interface that outputs signals indicative of a...
7217224 Virtual exercise system and method  
A virtual racecourse is mapped by uniting digital pictures with GPS and inclinometer data, stored in a recorded course file, presented in distance increments of the racecourse, and accessed for...
7192387 Feedback system for monitoring and measuring physical exercise related information  
A system for advising an exerciser about his physical activities, associated either with displacement of the exerciser itself or of an object displaced by the exerciser, or an object displaced...
7189190 Group program for resistance exercise training  
A group program for resistance exercise training is disclosed. The group program for resistance exercise training includes the steps of: providing a plurality of convertible multi-position...
7169085 User centered method of assessing physical capability and capacity for creating and providing unique care protocols with ongoing assessment  
A system and method are disclosed for assessments, which can be self-conducted or performed with the assistance of a healthcare provider. The system and method assist a user to interact with a...
7166062 System for interaction with exercise device  
An exercise device is configured to enable a user to interact with a trainer in real-time communication. The exercise device includes an exercise mechanism having a movable element for movement in...
7163490 Exercise monitoring and recording device with graphic exercise expenditure distribution pattern  
An exercise monitoring and recording device includes a motion signal sensing circuit for detecting a series of motion signals of a user and a microprocessor for receiving the motion signals. The...
7156773 Electronic apparatus, input device, and input method  
A walking sensor is attached to a shoe of the user and cooperates with an input device including a detection section detecting a movement of a user's leg, a signal conversion section converting a...
7121982 Computer interactive isometric exercise system and method for operatively interconnecting the exercise system to a computer system for use as a peripheral  
A computer interactive isometric exercise system includes an effector, a sensor coupled at a selected location on the effector to measure a force applied by a user to the effector, where the...
7115076 Treadmill control system  
A microprocessor based exercise treadmill control system is disclosed which includes various features to enhance user operation. These features include programs operative to: permit a set of user...
7097588 Progresive heart rate monitor display  
The present invention relates to heart rate monitor displays. More particularly, the present invention relates to methods and apparatuses for displaying a user's heart rate relative to a target...
7094180 Control device for a jogging machine  
A control device for a jogging machine includes a stepping board, and a plurality of non-touch sensors arranged in line spaced apart equidistantly on two sides of the stepping board for sensing...
7083546 Signal transmission device  
The invention concerns a device for signal transmission from a signal transmitter which senses physical operating conditions to a separately installed signal receiver. In order to create a device...
7083547 Method and apparatus for speed controlled eccentric exercise training  
A method and apparatus for providing speed controlled eccentric exercise which include an exercise apparatus having an engagement member for engaging a user's body where the engagement member is...
7074168 System for human physical evaluation and accomplish improved physical performance  
A system for improving either or both the physical well-being and physical performance of a person, such as in day-to-day activities or sports-related activities. The person's skeletal and...

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