Treadmill Reviews

Bodyguard Treadmills- Pick Anyone

Bodyguard Treadmills is a division of Procycle Group Inc., the largest bicycle producer of Canada. Pro Cycle has been manufacturing fitness equipment since 1969. The company’s mission is to design and produce premium products available only through exclusive fitness dealers. It aims to provide the highest quality with the best value and strives to exceed all customer expectations and build excellence.

Bodyguard Treadmill brand started manufacturing exercise machinery in 1995. In this short span of time the company has cemented a reputation for innovation in design and quality craftsmanship.

This brand has recently brought out a revamped line of treadmill models. Their new models are superior refashioned machines with excellent interactive features. Radisson, Magellan Plus and T Series are the three different production lines of Bodyguard Treadmills.

Bodyguard Treadmill models provide powerful motors, which are equally apt for both light walking as well as intense running exercises. The installed motors are heavy duty motors with speed levels between 0.5 to 12 mph and incline levels up to 15 %.

These machines incorporate the Sorb-a-deck technology that utilizes Sorbothane to control shocks. The unusual flex pattern on the decks ensures a smooth workout.
Their generous-sized running surface helps in providing cushioning effects.

Some of their features include pre-set workouts, heart rate monitor, easy to use console and quick start button. Their raised silicon keypad facilitates easy operation. These machines have electronic stride control, controlled by lower board. It controls the motor speed so that it runs in accordance with the user’s selected speed.

The Bodyguard tread models are T 260, T 280, T 300, T 340, T 500 and T 540.

Bodyguard Treadmills are known for their generous warranties-lifetime on frame, lifetime on motor for home treadmills, ten years on parts and three years on labor.

There are not many weaknesses that one may attribute to Bodyguard treadmill models. Considering their price range of $ 2500 and above, a bit higher than the norm, a buyer would expect inclusion of heart rate monitor and optional grip sensors that these machines usually have.

Bodyguard is renowned for building treadmills while keeping in mind the well being of the consumer. The company focuses more on quality than on price. This accounts for their state-of-the-art construction and durability.

Bodyguard treadmills have received the best buy award from Treadmill Doctor for 2005-2006 and 2006-2007 and the Consumer Guide Best Buy recognition in 2003. The Bodyguard machines make a perfect pick on account of quality, reliability, sturdiness and comprehensive array of interactive features.