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Blast from the Past : Unusual Equipment – Treadmills
Posted By Scott Bird
Nursery Treadmill

For parents who think kids should exercise rather than play – Gymkids.

Over the past five years this site’s amassed an enormous amount of content. To help you find the highlights, I’ll be taking a wander through the archives each Sunday.


This week – Unusual Equipment – Treadmills.




There’s certainly some unusual workout equipment on the market (just take a look at the many varieties of rowed tricycles), and treadmills are no exception. Here are a few of the more creative versions we’ve looked at over the years :


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Cheers.

 

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Written By Scott Bird
Scott is a long-time fitness enthusiast (Jan 2004!), writer and photographer living in Sydney, Australia. If you share the passion for spending a bit of time under a bar, welcome. Love hearing how everyone else trains. You can connect via Twitter, Facebook and the various networks listed in the sidebar.
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