The LifeSpan C5i Upright Bike is made of steel and is certainly heavy-duty with its maximum user weight capacity of 400 lb. The C5i is also great for small home gym spaces with its compact design of 40.5″ L x 28″ W x 56.5″ H. It’s portable and comes with two rear-mounted wheels. You can quickly move it to a corner after you’ve completed your workout.
The C5i comes equipped with an 18 lb flywheel. An 18 lb flywheel is sufficient for light to moderate use and can give you a decent workout. The C5i is ready to challenge you with its 16 resistance levels. This gives you a fun mix of training intensity options and allows you plenty of room to progress the intensity as you get stronger.
The LifeSpan R5i Upright Bike comes equipped with a fitness console that tracks workout time, calories, RPM, distance, heart rate, speed, resistance level, and watts. The console has 34 workout programs, including 28 programs targeted for weight loss, active living, and sports training. Four are for heart rate training, while the remaining two are for the user’s customizable program.
The C5i is strong and independent. It doesn’t need any cord or batteries to operate. By simply rotating the pedal, you can jumpstart the machine and enjoy its full experience. The console is Bluetooth compatible. Having this wireless transmission allows easy sharing and tracking of your fitness results using the Active Trac app.