Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise Bike


imageThe Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise Bike is a great addition to any home. It is simple to use and fits in well in almost any décor. You can get an aerobic workout in your own home without having to travel to a gym, or deal with road hazards, and weather conditions. It doesn't matter what time of day or night you find yourself with the time to get in a workout, you can do it because you are not a slave to a gym's hours, or the amount of sunlight available. That is one of the greatest aspects of having a home gym, but it isn't the only one.

When you own your own Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise Bike you have the luxury of watching your favorite TV shows, or listening to your favorite music as you ride. It's pretty hard to carry a television on a street bike, and if you are working out in a crowded gym, even if they have a TV, it is probably going to be difficult to have it set to the station you want to watch, or even hear it above the sound of many machines going, and people talking.

The Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise bike is much more affordable than a large home weight gym, and aerobics is a better way to improve your stamina, cardio health and even lose weight. When you do aerobics the oxygen flow to your blood is increased, and it even improves your mood. Aerobics is known to help fight disease, depression and many other physical problems. Some of the other benefits of riding a stationary bike include:

  • Stationary bikes like the Stamina 5325 are excellent for beginners, and sedentary people not accustomed to strenuous workouts.
  • Low risk for joint stress and injuries.
  • Develops leg muscles.
  • Relieves anxiety.
  • Increases metabolic rate.
  • Helps fight fatigue and helps you sleep more soundly.
  • Helps alleviate the side effects of osteoporosis and diabetes.

Store It When You Need To

It is easy to keep the Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise Bike out of the way when you're not using it. It has built-in wheels on the front for easy moving, and is very compact to fit into tight spaces. When you're ready to workout, just move it into the best position to watch TV, or even look out the window for a nature view while you ride.

InTouch Monitor

A built in console made by InTouch provides quick readouts of all your important stats. You can keep track of your time spent on the bike, speed traveled and how many calories you burned during your workout just by using the scan button at the bottom of the LCD screen.

The InTouch computer console even has six programs preset for your optimal use of the Stamina 5325. It has a pace guide so you can determine how effective your workout is, and set your desired programs for optimal heart rate, or various courses.

Comfort Seating

The Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise bike has a unique, large padded seat as well. Most upright bikes have road bike type seats that are very uncomfortable, and even cause a lot of stress on the hips, back and tender areas. It is hard to get a good workout in if you are always in pain. The padded seat is comfortable enough to ride on so you won't be tempted to cut your exercise short because of the discomfort, and it has several seating positions to fit your body size.

Perfect Tension

The easy to change tension knob is located right below the handlebars for easy access, and has eight tension levels so you get the best workout for your abilities. You can adjust the tension of the magnetic resistance as you ride so there is never any stopping and starting that interrupts your workout.

Strong and Durable

The Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise Bike is durable and long-lasting, and can carry up to 300 pounds so even the tallest users will have no problem with it. Stabilizers built onto the ends of the front and rear bars keep the bike steady even at high speeds and tension levels.

Warranty

Stamina stands behind the products they sell, and they have excellent customer service. Users report prompt and efficient action on any problems they happen to encounter, and there is a 1 year warranty on the frame work, as well as a 90 day warranty on all parts.image

User Comments

"This bike is quiet, and very comfortable. It doesn't shake when you ride it, and it is easy to move when you want to move it."

"I got this bike after a total knee replacement. It was a great way to get therapy for my legs without putting unnecessary stress on my knees."

"I'm impressed with the strength and durability of the Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise bike. It was so affordable, and I thought it would be cheap and flimsy, but it works very well, and I recommend it to anyone who wants a quiet, strong stationary bike for their home."

"Reviews were dead on. I love it. It is easy to put together and works great for both me and my husband."

"I'm short, fat and out of condition, and the Stamina 5325 is working great for me. I am slowly building up my ability to ride longer, and getting in shape."

"It took awhile to get used to the wide seat because I was used to a regular bike seat, but once I did it feels much better than my old bike seat."

"Super easy to put together, and smooth quiet ride. I couldn't list any cons, because I can't think of any. Not only does it perform the way it is supposed to, it didn’t cost me a fortune, and I finally dropped my expensive gym membership."

Bottom Line

The Stamina 5325 Magnetic Resistance Upright Exercise Bike is affordable and very durable. It is a standard upright stationary bike with plenty of options to give you a good workout no matter what your experience level is.


About Andy

Andy writes for a number of health related sites but has always been fascinated by alternative medicine and home remedies. His deep interests in nature and the body's innate ability to heal itself (given the right condition) have lead him to a pivotal time in his life - and so, Holistic Home Fitness was born. While it's relatively new at the moment, Andy wants to build this site into a huge reference site for a more holistic approach to health and fitness.