Touch screen machines with Swipe™ Technology sync with Apple and Android mobile devices, and offer access to custom workouts, settings, content
SCHILLER PARK, Ill., September 18, 2013 – Life Fitness, recognized for providing quality fitness equipment to health clubs and homes around the world, is upgrading home fitness with the new Platinum Club Series. This complete line of cardio equipment features Discover Tablet Consoles with easy-to-use Swipe™ Technology, allowing at home users for the first time to instantly connect with internet and mobile devices during workouts.
Discover SE and Discover SI Tablet Consoles are the first to connect with both Apple and Android devices. These touch screens integrate with Life Fitness’ LFconnect™, a cloud-based solution that gives exercisers log-in capabilities, personalization options and customized workouts. Exercisers can access personal content, navigate the web, create workout programs and set content preferences.
“More than 95 percent of exercisers desire access to online content on exercise equipment,” said Matt Brennand, director of product technology and consumer products for Life Fitness. “The new Platinum Club Series gives exercisers unprecedented access to not just online content like YouTube and Facebook, but the latest in fitness applications so exercisers can customize their workout experience.”
The Platinum Club Series includes a new cross-trainer, and all machines feature the touch screen Discover consoles.
*Life Fitness 2012 Fitness and Technology Survey conducted by Cint
About Life Fitness
Life Fitness is the global leader in commercial fitness equipment, as well as game tables and furnishings. The company manufactures and sells its well-known strength and cardiovascular equipment under its Life Fitness and Hammer Strength brands. It also offers billiards tables, accessories and game room furniture under the iconic Brunswick Billiards brand. Life Fitness, Hammer Strength and Brunswick Billiards equipment is distributed to more than 120 countries. Headquartered outside Chicago, in Rosemont, Ill., the company is a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC).
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