It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Exercise & Fitness Message Board

Recumbant stationary bike

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-20-2005, 10:26 AM   #1
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 1
SueVKZ HB User
Recumbant stationary bike

I have a ton of foot tendinitis, so I have been told I cannot walk on the treadmill or do the elliptical machine for awhile. Is the recumbant stationary bike good to do for aerobics, toning and weight loss?

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 03-21-2005, 02:28 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Michigan
Posts: 785
Rick7799 HB User
Re: Recumbant stationary bike

Sure, anything that gets your heart rate up is good.

Old 03-21-2005, 02:42 PM   #3
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Texas
Posts: 465
frustrated35 HB User
Re: Recumbant stationary bike

My gym has this cycle thing, can't remember the name, but when I had a small tear in my achilles (spelling) I couldn't do the treadmill or elliptical either. I used this cycle machine and if you go fast enough and put it on a higher resistance it does work. You're sitting down like you're riding a bike, but instead of cycling with your feet, you do the same rotation with your arms working your upperbody. Maybe someone else can help you out with the name of this cardio exercise. It did help tone!

Last edited by frustrated35; 03-21-2005 at 02:44 PM. Reason: spelling

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Curiousity: stationary bike question(s) TheNewNumber2 Exercise & Fitness 2 03-26-2010 11:17 AM
stationary bike sassygal Weight Loss 2 03-25-2009 12:39 PM
Stationary bike/exercise ? TheMamaLisa Exercise & Fitness 1 08-20-2006 01:00 PM
recumbant bike/stationary bike/elliptical??? regime Exercise & Fitness 4 05-30-2005 07:37 PM
My legs feel strange after going on stationary bike Trinket Exercise & Fitness 0 05-21-2004 12:05 AM
should i get an exercycle (recumbant bike)???Sears has one for $240.... regime Exercise & Fitness 2 03-08-2004 01:13 PM
recumbant bike Blue2U Exercise & Fitness 2 08-18-2003 10:33 AM
Iron Horse Stationary Bike VickyBee Exercise & Fitness 1 07-14-2003 12:55 PM
Recumbant Bike after Leg Workout? Tamsin Exercise & Fitness 2 01-22-2003 04:47 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:39 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!