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Treadmill or Elliptical??

and what kind?

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mommyofone15

Asked by mommyofone15 at 5:15 PM on Mar. 1, 2011 in Diet & Fitness

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  • I have an elliptical. I really like it. I need to work out on it more though. I have a Pro-Form 15.5s. I got it from Sears a few years ago.
    Snewo

    Answer by Snewo at 6:05 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • whatever you like and feel you will stick with. If you get a treadmill I'd get one that allows it to incline so you can boost the workout.
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 6:29 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • elliptical. works the butt and hips more my personal trainer told me
    jrevling

    Answer by jrevling at 7:10 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • treadmill

    smiley745

    Answer by smiley745 at 8:01 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • I'm a runner so treadmill for me!
    mcginnisc

    Answer by mcginnisc at 8:46 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • I own an elliptical but want a treadmill also so its whichever you prefer
    iwantwins

    Answer by iwantwins at 10:25 PM on Mar. 1, 2011

  • I use the Nordic Track T5 zi treadmill. I highly recommend NOT getting it. The belt has slipped so much. If you're a heavy runner like me, stick to running outdoors if that's your thing. I got it to work out at home since I have 3 toddlers and I hate getting up at 4:30AM to run outside. I recommend an elliptical. I have to wait til next year til I can afford one though. I've heard great things about Sole ellipticals BUT they are very costly. Around $1,500 or so. If you're just getting a treadmill to run though, the one I listed is great. I got it February of 2010 for $650 shipped directly from Nordic Track.

    Another thing if you're getting it shipped directly to you - be sure your street isn't too small for them to get down. I live in a very residential area and they wanted to be sure I had the entire street cleared since it was/is a freight delivery.
    mom23boys679

    Answer by mom23boys679 at 2:49 PM on Mar. 2, 2011

  • **If you're getting the treadmill just to walk - it's good.
    mom23boys679

    Answer by mom23boys679 at 2:50 PM on Mar. 2, 2011

  • TM- I like to run
    Sisteract

    Answer by Sisteract at 2:51 PM on Mar. 2, 2011

  • I like both, but it depends on my mood..
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 9:25 PM on Mar. 2, 2011

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