The VU 19 is an exceptional bike for the money despite the boring name, remember we sincerely recommend you don’t buy cheap equipment that will be that horrible to use, you will stop exercising shortly after you bought it making your exercise bike choice a bad one no matter how cheap it was.
This is what we would call a mid-entry option, not necessarily the lowest price we would recommend but one in the mid-level.
In this price range from one of the best manufacturers like NordicTrack which have been in this game for over 30 years you are getting a quality piece of kit that you can put in your house and never worry about again, you can use it for workout after workout to achieve your and your families body shape and fitness goals.
Who’s this bike for?
Its for someone that wants to ride a bike that feels like a top quality item from the health club you used to be a member at yet you don’t need the bells and whistles of something substantially more expensive.
What to look for in a home exercise bike?
Two things are key.
- The maximum user weight, the higher this is the better made the machine generally is, a a key hallmark of a quality bike.
- The weight of the flywheel.
The more it weights, 1 the more the resistance will be and 2. Its an indication of better quality
What is iFIT?
iFIT is a virtual, on demand program where you’ll have an instructor guide you and motivate you to cycle faster than you have before and get a better workout than you every have before.
You virtually cycle on routes throughout the worlds most amazing scenery while the trainer adjusts the level of your bike automatically. You can also join live classes and do off bike workouts like yoga and bodyweight and weights workouts guided by a truly expert and very motivational trainer.
If you want a fantastic bike, that will last, where you have the added motivation of iFIT and all that without having to spend a ton of money then this is the bike of your dreams.