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LifeSpan Fitness TR7000i Review

Quick Summary

The TR7000i is LifeSpan’s one of two commercial treadmills that’s available with your choice of commercial warranty or residential warranty.

This top-notch cardio trainer has an extra-wide workout area, a powerful 3.5 CHP motor, 15 levels of incline and Bluetooth technology for automated workout tracking with popular fitness apps.

It’s also iPod compatible and has a media holder for the trainee’s tablet computer or smartphone.

See our complete LifeSpan TR7000i review below.

Specifications

FitRated
Model LifeSpan Fitness TR7000i
Rating

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82.7%
List Price

Suggested retail price, typically higher than the price you'll pay with our recommended retailers.

$4,499
Best Price

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$3,499
Speed

Treadmill Speed is measured in Miles Per Hour (mph). Average running speed is 5-9 mph.

0.5 - 13.5 mph
Incline

Treadmill Incline measures the angle of the deck, and how steep it is relative to the floor (0% is flat, and 15% is like a steep hill).

15 Levels
Motor

The Treadmill Motor is what turns the belt as you run. We recommend at least 2 HP (Horsepower) motors, 2.5+ HP for jogging, and 3.0+ HP for running.

3.5 HP
Commercial AC
Deck

Treadmill Deck dimensions are measured in inches: Width x Length. The wider and longer the deck, the safer it is (55-60 inches long recommended for running).

22" x 62"
Belt

The Treadmill Belt is the surface you run on. The thicker the belt, the less impact on your joints. At least 2-ply (1 inch) recommended.

Multi-Ply Polyester Belt With Non-Slip PVC Surface
Folding?

Some treadmills are designed to conserve space by folding up. This is a convenient option, but some features might be reduced.

Programs

Treadmill Programs allow you to complete a workout with changing speeds and inclines, without changing anything manually.

21
Max. Weight

Treadmill Max User Weight is the amount of weight, in pounds (lbs), that it can safely support, which can represent durability.

400 lbs
Heart Rate

Heart Rate programs allow you to track how many times your heart is beating per minute (bpm), and some control the workout for you.

Contact heart rate sensors & chest strap receiver (chest strap not included)
Dimensions

Dimensions are included to help you figure out if this treadmill will fit properly (Length x Width x Height and Height x Depth).

80.5" x 33.25" x 61"
Display

Treadmill Display refers to the screen you'll look at to monitor workouts. LED and LCD displays are similar to TV screens.

Large 6.5" backlit multi-color LCD
Cooling Fans

Treadmill Cooling Fans are designed to help keep you cool during an intense workout.

Accessory Tray

Some treadmills include an accessory tray for holding items such as water bottles, wallets, keys, or MP3 players like iPods.

Speakers

Treadmills that include a sound system allow you to listen to your MP3 player/iPod through built-in speakers (no headphones).

Quick Controls

Quick Controls allow you to select speed, incline and even workout programs with the touch of a button (usually on the handles).

Warranty

The warranty is a very important part of your investment. The longer the warranty, the longer you can get free/discounted repairs by the manufacturer.

Frame: Lifetime
Motor: Lifetime
Parts: 5 Years
Labor: 2 Years

Rating: 82.7%

Our Rating

Rating: 82.7/100. The TR7000i is one of two commercial treadmills by LifeSpan Fitness. The other is the TR8000i, which is designed with long rails especially for medical use. The TR7000i in this review is ideal for high-traffic health clubs and is also a luxury option for home gyms. It’s available with two warranties: one for commercial use (up to six hours/day) and one for residential use.

Basic specs for performance include a 3.5 CHP commercial motor, a 60″ x 22″ tread track and a top speed of 12 mph. Trainees can choose from 19 diverse workout programs or design their own, choosing from speeds of 0.5 to 12 mph and incline levels from zero to 15%. Bluetooth technology and a USB port are included for data sharing. The LifeSpan TR7000i has a full price of $4,499 and is now sold online for $3,499 with delivery included.

Pros:

  • 21 workout programs (19 preset, 2 custom)
  • IntelliKey simplifies menu navigation
  • USB port for saving data, uploading to LifeSpan Club
  • A second USB port can charge devices
  • Bluetooth receiver included
  • Holder for tablet or smartphone
  • iPod compatible
  • Two cup holders
  • Pedometer
  • Wireless heart rate receiver
  • Contact heart rate monitor
  • 60″ x 22″ workout area
  • Top speed 12 mph
  • Motorized incline (0 to 15%)
  • Quick controls for incline and speed
  • 3.5 CHP commercial motor
  • Multi-ply tread belt
  • Large rollers (3″)
  • IntelliGuard track pausing for safety
  • IntelliGuard track pausing for safety

Cons:

  • Short handrails
  • Large footprint (80.5″ L x 33.25″ W)

Introduction

With its all-steel frame and other high quality components, the LifeSpan TR7000i Commercial Treadmill is a reliable high performance cardio trainer sold for club or home use. With its extra-wide 60″ x 22″ track and 400-pound user weight capacity, the TR7000i is sized to accommodate just about any walker or runner. A menu of diverse workout programs is included to make the most of this treadmill’s 15 levels of incline and wide range of speeds; trainees can choose from weight loss workouts, training programs for sports performance and more. Wireless and USB options are provided for transferring workout data to the LifeSpan Club and other fitness data management programs. Below are details about the workout programs, other features and warranty packages for the TR7000i Commercial Treadmill.

Workout Programs

LifeSpan’s TR7000i Commercial Treadmill provides great training variety with 17 preset programs. The console also has two heart rate control workouts (interval and constant) and can save two customized programs

LifeSpan Fitness TR7000i Features

The programming screen is a 6.5″ LCD with blue backlighting and scrolling alphanumeric messaging. It shows Time, Time of Day, Date, Calories, Distance, Steps, Heart Rate, Speed, Pace, Incline, Elevation Gained and Program Name. Management can specify metric or standard settings.

The TR7000i provides two ways to export exercise stats for long-term tracking. One option is saving treadmill workout data to a USB drive and uploading it to the LifeSpan Club. The second option is using Bluetooth to sync with mobile fitness apps such as MyFitnessPal and Up by Jawbone.

A second USB port can charge a mobile device.

A media holder can keep the trainee’s smartphone or tablet computer within view during workouts. The TR7000i Commercial Treadmill is also iPod compatible.

For heart rate monitoring the TR7000i can be used with a wireless chest strap (not included). It also has contact heart rate sensors built into the front handlebar.

LifeSpan treadmills have automated ramps to amplify calorie burn and support targeted muscle toning. Quickset™ buttons on the TR7000i allow fast adjustments with a maximum incline setting of 15%.

A console fan has three speed settings to help trainees exercise comfortably. The console also has two cup holders.

The IntelliGuard safety feature pauses the track after 20 seconds of inactivity.

Warranty & Guarantee

The LifeSpan TR7000i Commercial Treadmill is available with two warranties. The residential warranty provides the following coverage:

– Frame: Lifetime

– Motor: Lifetime

– Parts: 5 Years

– Labor: 2 years

The commercial warranty assumes no more than six hours of use per day and provides the following coverage:

– Frame: 10 years

– Motor: 5 years

– Parts: 5 Years

– Labor: 1 year

LifeSpan treadmill buyers get a 30-day money-back guarantee.

Conclusion

The LifeSpan TR7000i Commercial Treadmill is a high quality choice for commercial fitness centers and an elite option for home workout rooms. It’s competitively priced (save $1,000 online) and carries consumer-friendly warranties for commercial and residential settings.

The TR7000i is a FitRated favorite for health clubs but might be “too much treadmill” for private use. For home gyms the lighter duty LifeSpan TR5000i could be a better value.