February 17, 2015
Unique Explore Console Allows Facilities to Offer Cutting-Edge Connectivity with Sleek, Accessible Design
ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. X, 2015 – Life Fitness, the global leader in commercial fitness equipment manufacturing, introduces the Explore™ Console with the QuickNav™ Dial, an intuitive turn and push-button technology that provides a streamlined, contemporary interface for cardio machines.
Using the dial, exercisers can easily navigate the console by simply turning the dial and pushing to select the desired workout options. The Explore Console’s design allows gym owners to offer optimum ease-of-use cardio machines that can help increase membership and improve retention.
“Today’s exercisers demand intuitive, high-performance products that create an enjoyable workout experience,” said Chris Clawson, president of Life Fitness. “Life Fitness wants to ensure that facilities everywhere, no matter their scale, have access to premium equipment that will help them engage exercisers and grow their businesses.”
The Explore Console also comes equipped with Wireless Internet and Bluetooth® capabilities, providing users with access to the Life Fitness LFconnect™ app to track and customize their workouts or sync their favorite LFopen™-compatible fitness apps, including Fitbit, Jawbone and MyFitnessPal, to enhance workouts.
The connectivity of the Explore Console also enables facilities to manage assets and access powerful data on exerciser behavior and equipment use through LFconnect.com, which can help guide business decisions, retain members and bolster the bottom line.
Additional Explore Console features include:
- Modern Design – Offers a sleek and appealing look
- Vivid 7” LCD – Allows for workout set up and provides detailed information during workouts
The Explore Console is now available on premium Elevation™ Series cardio equipment including treadmills, cross-trainers and Lifecycle® upright and recumbent bikes and will soon be available on the PowerMill climbers and FlexStrider. Premium Elevation™ Series cardio equipment machines have a starting price of $4,099. For more information on Life Fitness visit www.lifefitness.com.
About Life Fitness
Life Fitness is the global leader in commercial fitness equipment, as well as game tables and furnishings. The company manufactures and sells its well-known strength and cardiovascular equipment under its Life Fitness and Hammer Strength brands. It also offers billiards tables, accessories and game room furniture under the iconic Brunswick Billiards brand. Life Fitness, Hammer Strength and Brunswick Billiards equipment is distributed to more than 120 countries. Headquartered outside Chicago, in Rosemont, Ill., the company is a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC).