Total Gym is a training system that uses inclines and the body weight of the user in dynamic natural movement against gravity. Front-to-back, side-to-side and rotational motion are supported. The equipment is designed to... More »

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Gary and Diane Heavin, the founders of Curves, opened the first location in 1992. The company became a franchise in 1995. The Heavins' business model, which was partially based on Walmart's business model, led to success... More »

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The Total Gym XL is a fully-equipped in-home gym system designed to offer its users a full-body workout while taking up minimal space. The Total Gym XL is an older model currently replaced by the newer, sleeker XLS. Feat... More »

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The Weider Total Body Works 5000 gym can be used for body-shaping exercises, body-weight resistance exercises, flexibility training and strength training. The home gym comes with over 50 suggested exercises designed to t... More »

The Total Gym XL is a fully-equipped in-home gym system designed to offer its users a full-body workout while taking up minimal space. The Total Gym XL is an older model currently replaced by the newer, sleeker XLS. Feat... More »

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The FitBit is a piece of wearable technology that uses a three-axis accelerometer in order to try and understand and dissect a user's movement. The accelerometer has special technology that transforms the body movement i... More »

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The Total Gym is a muscle-strengthening device and is unlikely to be able to produce a six-pack look on its own. In order for the abdominal muscles to be visible, the fat layer needs to be removed, which requires good nu... More »

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