Nautilus has a great reputation when it comes to exercise equipment, evident on the Bowflex PR1000 home gym.
Utilizing Bowflex’s Power Rod technology, the Bowflex PR1000 home gym provides a plethora of weight resistance options taking you from lifting 5 pounds all the way up to 210 pounds.
Four different Power Rod units can be added to the cable pulley system to help you lift your starting weight and increase over time until your reach your maximum strength in all areas of your body.
Learn more about the Bowflex PR1000 home gym, rated 67.8, below…
|Max. Weight||210 lbs|
|User Weight||300 lbs|
|Workout Area||100" x 78" (L x W)|
|Accessories||- 310 lb Rod Upgrade|
- Bowflex Body Plan
|Warranty||Power Rods: 5 Years|
Frame: 1 Year
Parts: 60 Days
Rating: 68.7/100. Strengthen your muscles and add a bit of cardio training to the mix with over 30 strength exercises and a built-in rowing station. Power Rod resistance resembles style of traditional weight training, but without the inertia or risk of joint pain.
- Features patented Power Rod resistance
- Folding option makes trainer very compact
- Versatile home gym also features aerobic exercises
- 30+ exercises available for your workout
- 310 lb. Power Rod upgrade available
- Bowflex Body Plan helps you get the most out of your workout
- Only one year coverage on frame
- Cannot upgrade to 310 lb. power rod
- A couple customer complaints about misleading weight readings
The Bowflex PR1000 home gym not only strengthens muscles in your arms, chest, back shoulders and lower body; it also includes a rowing machine rail that helps you get your heart rate up to your target level during cardiovascular workouts.
Many home gyms totally rely on strength building while ignoring the aerobic side of fitness, but the Bowflex PR1000 home gym has you covered on both accounts.
Bowflex’s PR1000 home gym comes with over 30 strength building exercises toning and sculpting upper body, lower body and abdominal muscles.
Variety is the “spice of life” and many of these exercises can be combined together or problem areas worked on specifically each day.
Whether you are working on your upper body, using stiff-arm pulldowns and tricep extensions, or using calf raises and leg presses to build muscular legs for your next race — the Bowflex PR1000 home gym programs has it all.
Bowflex PR1000 Features
The best feature of the Bowflex PR1000 home gym is the folding option that allows you to store your equipment in a small space, particularly if you don’t have much room in your house or apartment.
The Bowflex PR1000 home gym also gives you a lot of flexibility to your routines with multiuse hand-grip/ankle cuffs, 4-inch upholstered roller cushions and horizontal bench press.
The PR1000 utilizes Bowflex’s patented Power Rods, which provide resistance, or weight, that feels as good as or better than free weights — but without the inertia or risk of joint pain usually associated with free weights.
The Power Rod technology is precisely manufactured from a high-tech composite material under the highest quality control measures, then sheathed and tested four separate times to ensure quality and durability.
Bowflex likes to demonstrate their confidence in the trainer by backing the Power Rods for five years (more warranty info, below).
Warranty & Guarantee
The Bowflex PR1000 home gym warranty and guarantee includes:
– Power Rods: 5 Years
– Frame: 1 Year
– Parts: 60 Days
Get all the details at Bowflex.com. Or dial (800) 667-1689.
The Bowflex PR1000 home gym is a moderately priced trainer that provides you with all of the tools needed to recover from injury, burn calories, build muscle for competition or simply keep you in shape.
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