Elliptical training is something that many of of hear for the first time and need to look up to find out exactly what it is. If that’s you, welcome!
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Elliptical machines are better known as Cross Trainers in the UK, a machine that you’ll find in every gym that’s worth its salt in the land. They’re designed to offer a low intensity cardio workout, suitable for just about anyone. In other words, they’re not too tough on the body and provide a great way to raise the heart rate.
We’re not here to talk about gyms though, at least not the ones that cost a fortune to remain a member of month after month – we’re here to talk about home fitness – and how you can set up your home gym for a fraction of the cost of belonging to a ‘proper’ gym year after year.