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Under-Desk Elliptical Trainers

Cubii by FitnessCubed Allows Employees to Stay Active While Sitting

— July 22, 2014 — Art & Design
It is irrefutable that sitting down for hours on end is incredibly unhealthy, yet the alternatives are not easy to execute or appealing for many; enter Cubii, an under-desk elliptical trainer. Compact and affordable, it slips under people's desk to provide a mini elliptical to pedal while working away. Easy to set up and easier to use, this under-desk elliptical trainer is one great option to combating sedentary lifestyles.

Designed by FitnessCubed, a studio based in Chicago, Illinois, the under-desk elliptical trainer is carefully created to ensure that the users' knees never touch their desk nor will be work people to a sweat. It is also Bluetooth enabled to allow people to track of their daily activity through an accompanying app. Collectively, Cubii users have burned 6.7 million calories to date and have traveled the world more than 6x over, making this device an effective way to remain active while in a sedentary position.
Trend Themes
1. Under-desk Exercise Devices - The popularity of Cubii presents an opportunity for businesses to develop innovative exercise devices that can be used while working.
2. Smart Fitness Technology - The Bluetooth capability of Cubii highlights a need for more smart technology in the fitness industry.
3. Sedentary Lifestyle Solutions - As health concerns linked to sedentary lifestyles increase, businesses have an opportunity to capitalize on developing products that promote a more active lifestyle.
Industry Implications
1. Office Furniture and Design - Cubii creates an opportunity for office furniture manufacturers to design functional workspaces that incorporate exercise devices.
2. Fitness and Recreation - Cubii and similar products are ideal for fitness and recreation firms looking for new and novel ways of exercising.
3. Health and Wellness - Businesses in the health and wellness sector have an opportunity to broaden their offerings with products that cater to an increasingly sedentary population.
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