Cybex Worldwide Launch of 750T Treadmill and VR1 at IHRSA Show
Cybex International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYBI - News), a leading exercise equipment manufacturer, recently launched their 750T Legacy treadmill and introductory 10-piece VR1 resistance line at the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) trade show, last week.
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MEDWAY, Mass.–Cybex International, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYBI – News), a leading exercise equipment manufacturer, recently launched their 750T Legacy treadmill and introductory 10-piece VR1 resistance line at the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) trade show, last week, March 29-31, 2007.
IHRSA officials reported that the 2007 show was the most widely attended to date, with over 12,000 fitness professionals from over 70 nations in attendance. It was the 26th Annual International Convention & Trade Show for IHRSA, with over 420 exhibitors and nearly 200 educational sessions. John Aglialoro, CYBEX Chairman and CEO stated, “The excitement from the show boiled over in the CYBEX booth. The anticipation of new products is always exciting, and we came armed with both our new Legacy 750T treadmill and VR1 strength line. We feel confident in the innovation and technologies present in our new products, which accommodates the needs of our customers and facilities, as well as the end user.”
CYBEX Legacy 750T treadmill boasts new, innovative display technologies that guide users with a blue-glowing display. The treadmills also have a high-performance AC drive capable of delivering 6 HP. Ed Pryts, CYBEX Senior Vice President North America Sales stated, “The new Legacy treadmills deliver the ultimate user experience. They also combine a compact design with a running surface of 62″ x 22″, providing a spacious feel for the user and a footprint that addresses the demands of facilities.”
VR1 is CYBEX’s value-engineered line that provides a host of options allowing it to be customized to meet any facility’s needs. John Young, CYBEX Senior Vice President International Sales stated, “The VR1 line offers our international market the same premium brand CYBEX is known for, but at an entry point that first-time facility owners can embrace. VR1 offers a space-conscious footprint in addition to an intuitive design for exceptional ease of use. VR1 is an ideal solution for facilities and members alike.”
Art Hicks, CYBEX Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer stated, “This was the most inspiring IHRSA show for CYBEX yet. The worldwide launch of new products coupled with the recent addition of personnel talent to the CYBEX team, had both staff and customers energized to a new level that will continue to propel CYBEX’s financial strength.”
Cybex International, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of premium exercise equipment for commercial and consumer use. The CYBEX product line includes a full range of both strength training and cardio training machines sold worldwide under the CYBEX brand. Products and programs are designed and engineered to reflect the natural movement of the human body, assisting each unique user — from the professional athlete to the first-time exerciser — to improve daily human performance. For more information on CYBEX and its product line, please visit the Company’s website at www.cybexinternational.com.