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MORE FUN AND VARIETY
Who just wants to pedal all the time? Varibiking offers you several sports in one, and the variety makes it fun and motivates you.
During the ride you can switch between these drive options.:
1. Cycling (alike common bicycles)
2. Alternate with arms (alike paddling)
3. Synchron with arms (alike rowing)
4. Alternate with arms + cycling
5. Synchron with arms + cycling
6. One arm
7. One arm + cycling
No other trike in the world offers that much variety!
BURNS 84% MORE CALORIES
As you are using more muscles, varibiking enables you to burn 84% more calories than normal biking.
* – tested by aerolution®.
EVENLY WARMED BODY
When varibiking, your whole body is in motion. Your body is warmed evenly due to proper circulation. This protects you against cooling and tension in under-
ENHANCED PERFORMANCE LEVELS AND FITNESS
When varibiking you can work out (at the same lactate level) with a higher heart rate. Sports
medicines say: Compared to cycling, for varibiking the recommended max. heart rate is 10
beats/min higher. By the way, the recommended max. heart rate for varibiking is comparable with
the max. heart rate of classic cross-
With the possibility to train at a higher heart rate with the Varibike, you can better utilize your
power reserves. Thus, you improve both your cardiac output, as well as your maximum oxygen
Competitive athletes that can not seem to get beyond a certain "performance plateau", by
varibiking they can improve their performance again and raise it to a higher level.
Recreational athletes train more efficiently with the Varibike and can achieve their ambitious
training goals in less time.
FULL BODY WORKOUT
Varibiking exercises your whole body. Besides your legs you also exercise your arms, chest, shoulders and torso. The impact on the fitness and the physique is correspondent high. You move from A to B and you practically have your own gym with you. Simple and effective, especially as it gets.
See also video "Workout Study" Video >
HIGHER POWER OUTPUT
The Varibike Trike is faster and climbs more efficiently than conventional trikes.
Varibiking is the most effective means of locomotion by muscle power. A scientific US study showed that (at the same heart rate) the maximum power output could be increased by over 30% using combined arm-
When varibiking, you can switch between your arms and legs, and even different drive styles. This means individual muscle groups can rest and recover while you're actually still riding -
7 Different Drive Styles
Drive Neutral VariTrikeSteering
Back Pedal Brake
FIELDS OF APPLICATION:
Fast race, trekking or touring trike. Depending on configuration (e.g.mudguards, lights, rack etc.) and wheels.
Powdercoated in white, black, or neon green or neon orange.
Optional: fluorescent neon green or neon orange.
Front wheel: Hollow rim of aluminium. Tire Schwalbe BigApple 20x2.00.
Rear wheels: Hollow rim of aluminium. Tire Schwalbe BigApple 20x2.00.
Optional: Back pedal brake on left arm crank.
Drive neutral VariTrikeSteering.
ARM CRANK UNIT
Synchron chain with chain guard.
Arm crank position adjustable in height and depth.
Ergonomic hand crank grips.
VariDrive with 7 different drive styles:
2. Alternate with arms
3. Synchron with arms
4. Alternate with arms + Cycling
5. Synchron with arms + Cycling
6. Right arm or left arm
7. Right arm or left arm + Cycling
Change drive style even during the ride.
Standard shifting unit Shimano XT 10 speed.
Optional: Electrical internal gear unit Shimano Alfine 11 speed, or internal gear unit Rohloff 14 speed
Price 5.499 € incl. VAT.
EXTRA EQUIPMENT AND OPTIONS
E.g. shifting units, mudguards, lights, rack, electro motor etc. Prices >
NEW! VARIBIKE TRIKE
…AS CONVENTIONAL TRIKES. THE NEW VARIBIKE TRIKE.
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