Runner's World wasn't the only publication that just released treadmill ratings (see our story of Nov. 4). Prevention magazine also rolled out its rankings, testing and rating treads from $800 to $1,500 compared to Runner's World where the lowest-price tread tested was $2,200 (topping out at some $5,000, with most closer to $3,000 for its readership). Smooth fitness was two of four recommended (the other two being Proform and Healthrider) on the magazine's website.
True, Pacemaster treadmills top ratings in Runners World review
Although not a mass consumer audience, the readership of Runners World is a dedicated one for treadmills, devout runners that they are as well as ones that have the money to buy higher-end products. So nabbing a Best Buy or Editors Choice rating in the magazine's treadmill ...read more