With the intent of this product being used in light commercial
settings, Sole went about working on designing a bike: one, that would hold up
under consistent use by various users, two; provide enough support and comfort
to everyone, regardless of age, weight or health and three; make this product worth
every penny of its purchase. The Sole LCR has 40 levels of resistance and a
13Kg flywheel, making a nice, smooth transition between resistance levels.
Oversized cushioned foot pedals coupled with a 2-degree inward slope will
provide for an extremely comfortable workout. The cushioned gel seat with both
vertical and horizontal adjustment capabilities will make it easy for maximum
comfort and ease of use.
The sole LCR has a sturdy, one-piece steel frame with solid steel
tubing. Several sections of bike, including the drive and resistance systems
are encased in aluminum and hard plastic shrouds. The steel tubing is powder
coated with anti-corrosive paint, rendering the bikes frame virtually rust-free.
The LCR features a belt-drive system, powered by a stretch-resistant,
heavy-duty belt. The 15kg, heavy flywheel provides consistent momentum and a
The LCR features an ergonomic seat that is designed to provide the
maximum comfort to the user. Both the seat and the backrest feature a foam
cushioning and a contoured form to adapt perfectly to your body. The backrest
of the seat is angled at an angle to provide the maximum support for your back.
The fabric on the backrest and seat is extremely durable synthetic leather,
highly resistant to wear and tear.
The seat on the LCR features 4-way adjustability: up and down and
forward and backwards. It offers 10 height settings, with increments of 1 and a
knob that secures it in the desired position. The LCR can easily accommodate
users between 5 and 6.5 (152.4 to 195.5 cm). It offers the user the freedom of
finding that perfect comfort level during a workout.
CONTOURED & PADDED DESIGN
The saddle on the LCR is a comfortable pad featuring a contoured,
padded design with gel cushioning. Its considerably larger than the average
saddle found in spin bikes or road bikes. It is ideal to accommodate users
riding in an upright position, eliminating the stress on the lower back.
The ergonomic design of the sole Bikes is unique because of the
specific pedal design. The pedals feature a slight incline of 2 towards the
frame of the bike to prevent aches in the knees and feet by aligning the joints
in their correct posture during a workout. The heavy-duty crank set features
steel arms to eliminate stress on the feet. The pedals are also weighted and
feature straps to prevent feet from slipping during your workouts.
The LCR features an Eddy Current Brake system which is equipped
with a set of magnetic brake pads These pads are literally free of wear and
tear as there is no contact with the flywheel. The resistance is also smooth
and quiet, since no friction is involved. The bike features 40 levels of
resistance. With the automatic Eddy Current braking system, resistance is
exclusively controlled from the console.
EASE OF MOVEMENT
The LCR is equipped with small transport wheels at the front base
and a handle at the rear; making it easy to tilt the bike on its front wheels
and transport it to its desired place. With a weight of 70kg, the LCR is stable
and sturdy and able to hold users up to 150kg.
10.1 LCD DISPLAY
The new 2016 model features a TFT LCD Display, with a holder for
your water bottle and a cooling fan. There are also speakers built in, so that
you can connect your mobile phone or tablet and enjoy your choice of music
during your cross-trainer workout.
PULSE RATE SENSORS
The pulse sensors, silvery metallic areas located on the both
support bars allow you to check your heart rate instantly. During your workout,
endeavor to keep your heart rate within a target range. This target range
strengthens your heart without putting you at risk of elevating your heart rate
to an unhealthy level.
SPECIALISED WORKOUT PROGRAM
There are 10 challenging programs to choose from. All training
programs make the best of their respective emphasis from the cardio intensity
of “Fat Burn” to the added benefits of muscle toning through “Strength” Both
the Manual and the User Defined program enable the freedom to self-design for
starters and for those who train rigorously. Additionally, the User Defined
program saves two user’s profiles for the convenience of the next workout.
The new consoles come with Bluetooth connectivity to allow you to
sync the sole app.
THE SOLE CONSOLE – MESSAGE BOARD
Sole is proud to offer integrated message boards on most of our models.
What is the Sole Message Board; it is an alphanumeric text center that sends
scrolling messages to the user in an effort to guide them through all of the
details of every workout. Ever wonder how to set up the user profile workout,
just push the user profile button the message board will walk you through the
rest. Think of the message board as having someone standing next to you reading
from the owner’s manual on what to do next in just about every function of the treadmill.
After years of seeing people get frustrated in the gym and at home, we came up
with a better way to help you use the full capabilities of our treadmills, and
we made is very user friendly. The message board will also recap your entire
workout after you are finished, so you can see your progress.
WIRELESS CHEST STRAP
All the SOLE Products come with a wireless chest strap heart rate
monitor so that you can easily maintain the target rate that is recommended for
your age. You can make sure you are pushing yourself hard enough, but not too hard.
And if you are using one of the two built in heart rate control programs, the
Sole Equipment will use your age to automatically calculate your target heart
range and cater your workout accordingly. This will help you get a cardio
workout that’s both safe and efficient.