Post Profile






Legs AND Arms Pedal The Varibike

I bet you could win the Tour de France with this bike, but it probably would not be legal - at least not yet.  German bicycle enthusiast, Martin Kraiss, always felt there was something missing from his favorite sport - upper body involvement. After years in development, Kraiss has invented an 11-speed bicycle for his legs and arms to pedal.  It's the Varibike, and with all the upper body action it adds to the sport of biking, it's sure to attract many new biking enthusiasts.
read more

share

Related Posts


Bizarre Bike With Extra Pedals On the Handlebars Exercises All Your Limbs At Once [Video]

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

If you're looking for an even more intense workout on your morning bike ride to the office, you need to look no further than the Raxibo which packs an extra set of pedals on the handlebars that exercise your arms and upper body as w...

Varibike: Trains Your Arms as Much as Your Legs

Technology / Gadgets : technabob

Cycling has always been a good way to exercise, but the Varibike aims to make it even better, by working out a larger number of muscle groups simultaneously. The Varibike was designed…

Varibike lets you pedal with your legs – and your arms

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Earlier this year, we heard about a proposed arm- and leg-powered bicycle known as the 4StrikeBike. At the time, we knew that if it were to reach production, it would be facing some competition from the existing Raxibo Hand-Tret-Vel...

Varibike: Cycle WIth Your Arms, Thanks To This New And Terrifying Exercise Machine

Technology : Huffington Post: Technology Blog

A German inventor has combined a bike with a rowing machine to create something new and terrifying to make you miserable, and more healthy. The Varibike is essentially a bike you can also power with your arms. It was built by Martin...

Varibike gears up for road racing

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Speaking to Gizmag at Eurobike 2013, Varibike managing director Martin Kraiss has revealed a couple of tweaks to the arm- and leg-propelled bicycle that are aimed at raising its road touring credentials... Continue Reading Varibike ...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC