Life Fitness is a division of Brunswick, a fortune 500 company founded in 1845 to make billiards tables. Through their excellent marketing over the years, Life Fitness has become the most used fitness brand in health clubs all over the world. Today they offer more than 300 different cardio and strength training products which includes Life Fitness treadmills for both home and commercial use.
Life Fitness treadmills are being used by numerous world champion athletes, top athletes, military personnel and health club members. Life Fitness Treadmill form part of a five-star range that is used in five-star resorts, on luxury cruise ships, and in major corporate headquarters all over the world. Most of Life Fitness treadmills are in a high price range but offer great value.
The treadmills use DX3™ deck and belt system which combines a lubricant-infused belt, Advanced Belt Tracking System .FlexDeck™ Shock Absorption System known for the ultimate in durability and comfort also helps in reducing knee and joint stress by up to 30% more than non-cushioned surfaces, decreasing the chance for injury. Eight incredibly durable Lifespring™ shock absorbers deliver smooth cushioning throughout the deck, regardless of user weight or running stride. Other features include digital heart rate monitors and programmed workouts including Zone programming.
Life Fitness offers the T-series as a direct descendant of its commercial model series. There are 7 models available out of which life fitness 90T is the basic model with a 3 HP motor, 93Ti has a powerful 4 HP motor and a 0 – 15% incline. 95Ti is a fully features model and interesting features like a stride sensor 5 Zone training+ workouts, its available with a attachable LCD entertainment system. 95Te treadmill has an E3 Integrated LCD™ System with Touch Screen Technology which is FM radio-ready, and has up to 125 available TV channels. 97Te is the top of the line treadmill in which you can change your speed levels to 0.5 –16 mph (0.8 –26 kph) and there is and incline range from 3% decline – 15% incline (also in 97Ti )
These treadmills can withstand a good user weight of 350-400lbs which is impressive. There is a 7-years limited warranty on motor, frame and Lifespring shock absorbers and a 2-year on all electrical components; 1-year on all mechanical components and labor.
It’s a good piece of fitness equipment which offers a good value, features vary between the models but it’s a good quality machine. If you are looking for a quality treadmill that you can use for years check out Precor treadmills as well