The running revolution has begun with The Curve Treadmill 2.0 – curved treadmills reduce joint impact and feel very smooth underfoot. Curve 2.0 works without electricity – just run at your chosen pace.
The Curved 2.0 Treadmill is designed to be easier to maintain than comparable competitor models. With the Gym Gear Curved 2.0 Treadmill, you can change the pillow-block bearing on the front and rear rollers in under 5 minutes without removing any parts from the internal frame.
Built with high-intensity interval training (HIIT) in mind, the Curved 2.0 Treadmill’s console keeps you informed on your time, calories burned, distance, speed, watts, and pace, with multiple heart-rate and interval programs available. The display is compatible with a mobile fitness app that can be downloaded to your smartphone.
Curve Treadmill FAQs
Q: What's the purpose of a curve treadmill?
A: The curve treadmill is a self-powered treadmill allowing you to run with a natural style on the balls of your feet. The non-motorised curved running surface of the treadmill requires a greater demand on your body. By pushing your body forward to create the momentum to turn the treadmill belt it provides a completely different physical demand compared to a traditional motorised treadmill.
Q: Is a curve treadmill better?
A: Curved treadmills burn calories faster, studies show you can burn 30% more calories on a curved treadmill. Scientists measuring the physiologic intensity of a non-motorised treadmill and a standard motorised treadmill reported that the non-motorised treadmill provided stronger results.
Q: Is a curve treadmill harder?
A: Yes, due to the fact you rely on bodyweight and the friction of your foot to move the belt makes it harder than a motorised treadmill.
Q: Can I walk on the treadmill?
A: Absolutely, you can recreate the feel of walking outside with the self-powered nature of curved treadmills. Your hamstrings, glutes and core are all working in tandem to propel your body forward.
Q: Can I lose belly fat on a curve treadmill?
A: Running on a standard motorised treadmill is one of the most effective ways to lose belly fat. So imagine what you can accomplish on a non-motorised treadmill. HIIT and weight loss are made easy with no buttons to increase and decrease speed; To speed up, just start running, to slow down, allow yourself to drift back down the curve.
Q: Can I run barefoot?
A: Podiatrists have stated that due to the controlled environment you can create on a curved manual treadmill. It is the perfect place to enjoy the benefits of using your bare feet to aid your running posture and technique. Start slowly and build gradually.
Q: How does a non motorised treadmill work?
A: To power a curved treadmill, just start running. To slow down, allow yourself to drift back down the curve or just jump off while holding the sides and landing safely on the side panels.
Q: What are the benefits of a curved running machine?
A: Some benefits of a non-motorised curved treadmill are that you will be working more muscle groups, you’ll boost your endurance, your form will improve, you’ll burn more calories which will lead to weight loss if balanced with a healthy diet.
Q: How should I train using the curve treadmill?
A: We can design you a bespoke HIIT workout from one of our Total Tone Trainers. When you purchase any product from us we can provide you with a workout to fit your fitness level and goals. Once you are signed up, you are also entitled to a free Zoom PT session with a trainer who will take you through your designed workout along with how to safely use the curve treadmill. If you have any questions do not hesitate to contact us.