Ride in comfortable style with the recumbent Lifecore 1060RB. With its ergonomic design and 47 preset workouts, this exercise bike is built to motivate and support diverse trainees with smooth body-friendly motion.
It supports three profiles and is adjustable to fit a wide range of trainees.
Quiet magnetic resistance helps it keep quiet through workouts of any intensity too.
Read on for a full review including pros, cons, workout programming and details about special features.
|Model||Lifecore 1060 RB|
|Resistance Type||Magnetic Resistance & Electronic Control Brake|
|Pedals||Oversized Contoured Pedals w/Quick Release Straps|
|Heart Rate||Pulse Grips|
|Dimensions||63" x 27.9" x 49.1"
Weight: 155.4 lbs
Rating: 91.4/100. Lifecore’s light commercial 1060RB recumbent bike serves as a main cardio trainer and a supplement to usual workout routines, adding variety with low joint impact. Features included for comfort include sloped pedals, six stride length settings, foam seat cushioning, and a choice of three positions for lumbar support. Kick back and choose from 47 workouts! Three user profiles are supported to ensure that the calorie and heart rate feedback are high quality. Beverage holders are within easy reach and the Lifecore 1060RB is iPod compatible too. Its MSRP of $1,899 is a top deal when paired with a seven-year parts warranty. There are two other models to consider if this is above your budget, the 860RB and 960RB. Here are pros and cons that we consider in our 1060RB review…
- Pedals slope inward to support natural motion
- Six stride length options
- Foam padded seat
- Ventilated seat back
- Three seat back positions
- Extra-wide orthopedic pedals
- Pedals have quick release straps for support
- 47 built-in workouts
- 32 resistance levels
- Wireless heart rate control
- Touch heart rate sensors
- Resistance controls on handlebars
- Workout fan with three speeds
- Two cup holders
- No-slip station for mobile device
- Transport handle and wheels
- Competitive warranty
- Shipping costs extra
- Not foldable or compact
The $1,899 Lifecore 1060RB is a high quality recumbent exercise bike for weight loss and cardio training at home. It’s sold with a long warranty for residential use and is backed by high quality customer service. As a recumbent bike the 1060 RB puts minimal stress on your body by distributing your weight away from the knees and other sensitive joints. It positions your legs out front and lets you lean back with the comfort of a foam-padded cushion and great lumbar support. To help you make the most of each exercise session this bike supports multiple user profiles and has 47 training programs that meet varied exercise goals. Read on for details about the bike’s many workout programs and other features.
Train efficiently with guidance from the Lifecore 1060RB’s 47 bike workouts! Included are six heart rate controlled programs that control the bike’s resistance to help you maintain your target heart rate. For example, there is a 50% heart rate program, an 80% heart rate program and an interval heart rate program. Some other preset programs are categorized as Strength,
Fat Burn, Hill and Interval. Others are Lap 5K, Lap 10K and Random. A fitness test is included too; you can use the fitness test every four to six weeks to assess your progress.
For quick navigation you can set up eight keys for most-used programs and eight for resistance. There’s also a Quick Start button.
Choose from English and metric settings. The monitor has two settings (brighter light and lower light).
Lifecore 1060RB Bike Features
The Lifecore 1060RB offers very low-impact cardio training with its recumbent frame. A step-through design makes it easy to get on and off the machine.
While leaning back in comfort you can burn calories, tone your body and exercise your heart. The bike seat is nicely padded, has six height adjustment settings, and has three positions for lumbar support.
Also contributing to comfort are Lifecore bike pedals with a 2º inward slope for good biomechanics.
This exercise bike is iPod compatible. It has an MP3 player port and high fidelity 3 watt speakers. The USB port can charge a mobile device.
The console has a cooling fan and two beverage holders.
To help you train in your target heart rate zone, the Lifecore 1060RB can be used with a wireless chest strap (sold separately). Grip sensors are built in too. Heart rate data can be used to control six of the preset workout programs.
Warranty & Guarantee
The Lifecore 1060RB recumbent bike warranty is valid for residential and light commercial use. It includes:
– Frame: Lifetime
– Parts: 7 years
– Labor: 1 year
The 1060RB from Lifecore is a solid recumbent bike that’s loaded with workout programming. It’s a smart choice for weight loss and cardio training that’s easy on joints. Given its overall quality and long warranty, this bike is a top value in its price class.