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LiveStrong LS9.9IC Review

LiveStrong LS9.9IC Exercise Bike

The LiveStrong LS9.9IC indoor cycle lives up to LiveStrong’s reputation for quality and solid engineering.

The 40-pound flywheel along with the Kevlar belt system comes as close as you get to feeling like you are on an outdoor biking expedition. The LS9.9IC is built to last with heavy duty components and sturdy construction.

Additionally, LiveStrong is committed to donating money with every purchase to the LiveStrong Foundation to find the cure for cancer.

Learn more about the LiveStrong LS9.9IC exercise bike, rated 74.3, below…


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Video Overview of the LiveStrong LS9.9IC


Model LiveStrong LS9.9IC

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The flywheel in an exercise bike is what creates resistance. You can choose the level of resistance to increase your workout intensity.

Resistance Type

The type of resistance shows what kind of flywheel is being used (if any), and its weight if the manufacturer provides it.

40 lb. Flywheel

Type refers to the style of the ride: Recumbent bikes allow you to lay back, while Upright bikes are more like road bikes (lean forward).

Drive System

The bike's drive system is how your pedaling interacts with the rest of the bike (flywheel) to give you a good workout.


It's important to choose an exercise bike that will last, and the material of the frame determines how durable the bike is.

High Gloss
Black Coat

The most important part for comfortability during your workout, the seat should be adjustable and have ample cushioning.

Air fit Roadstyle
Vertical Adjustments

Pedals are the driving force for an exercise bike, and should be comfortable, adjustable, and easy to control without slipping.

Oversized & Self-Leveling

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

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.

Pulse Grips

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

Large LCD Window
(No Backlight)
Max. Weight

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

290 lbs

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

40" x 21" x 43"
Weight: 119 lbs
Accessory Tray

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


Cooling Fans


Some exercise bikes can fold up and/or have wheels that make it easy to roll them around for convenience and to save space.


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: 5 Years
Parts: 2 Years
Labor: 1 Year (In-Home)

Rating: 0.0%

Full Review

Quick Summary
Rating: 74.3/100. Heavy duty components and premium construction designed to closely mimic a real road bike experience. Very few extras, but will get the job done.

– Heavy-duty flywheel design for performance
– Kevlar drive system operates smoothly
– Adjustable Air-fit Roadside Seat
– Oversized pedals fit all shapes and sizes
– Pulse sensor provides quick heart rate readout
– Stay informed with exercise data on LCD display

– No integrated cooling fan
– Very few extras (iPod/mp3 dock, speakers)
– Average warranty but nothing spectacular


The LiveStrong LS9.9IC separates itself from the pack of traditionally similar exercise bikes by also donating proceeds from every sale to the LiveStrong Foundation.

As a result you are getting an indoor cycle that not only makes you feel better about yourself but also helps find a cure for cancer.

Not only does Livestrong provide 40 pound flywheel and Kevlar belt system ensuring you cycle smoothly during your routine, the LS9.9IC exercise bike is also fitted with the Cantilevered Braking System making controlled stopping easy.

Exercise Bike Features

Comfort is key to the design of LiveStrong’s LS9.9IC exercise bike and you will not be disappointed.

The LS9.9IC creates a perfect fit for the rider through vertical and horizontal seat adjustments as well as seat slide fine tuning.

LiveStrong’s LS9.9IC exercise bike easily adjusts to all hand positions including leaning forward as well as pedaling standing up.

Dual-sided aluminum pedals include straps and cage to keep you stable and riding with more intensity.

The LiveStrong LS 9.9IC is designed to closely mimic a real road bike experience which is important if you have spent a great deal of time riding outdoors in the past.

Track your progress and get the feedback you crave to keep your training routine on track with the on-console computer. It tracks RPM, time, distance and KCal through 3 LED windows.

As you gain speed in your workout, take a drink from your water bottle in the handy holder.

The only knock on the LiveStrong LS9.9IC is the trainer is not equipped with many additional features like an iPod/mp3 dock and built-in speakers.

Warranty & Guarantee

The LiveStrong LS9.9IC exercise bike warranty & guarantee includes:

– Frame: 5 Years
– Parts: 2 Years
– Labor: 1 Year (In-Home)

LiveStrong offers a phenomenal FAQ section but you can always contact them directly at 1-877-548-7864.


The LS9.9IC bike is the only indoor cycle LiveStrong manufactures and is an excellent buy for longevity and ease of use.

Still not sure? Compare to other exercise bikes priced $500 to $1,000.

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