AlterG’s Anti-Gravity Treadmill Wins Best Equipment At British Sports Technology Awards


California-based AlterG and its revolutionary Anti-Gravity treadmill were winners at this year’s Sports Technology Awards held in London, UK.

Taking home the prize for Best Equipment or Kit, AlterG was in a competitive and varied category, but the Anti-Gravity Treadmill triumphed over international sports technology and therapy companies including Bodyflow International, Life Fitness, Partner Ball Rugby, TRUSOX and Wahoo Fitness.

European sales director Trevor Donald said, “I am so delighted our technology that has already benefited thousands of Sportspeople and clinicians across a range of disciplines has officially been recognised as the Best Equipment by such a well-qualified panel of Judges.”

The Sports Technology Awards are in their second year and provide an international kitemark, a UK product and service quality certification mark, of excellence across all aspects of the sports sector, including elite competitors, officials, clinicians, amateur sports people and fans.

The judging panel spanned a huge range of expertise and included Former Vice Chairman of the Football Association David Dein and elite British athletes such as Marlon Devenish MBE and Tessa Sanderson CBE.

About AlterG

AlterG, Inc. is revolutionising modern rehabilitation through the use of the cutting edge Anti-Gravity Treadmill® and Bionic Leg. The AlterG Bionic Leg™ is a wearable, battery-powered, robotic mobility assistance device activated by a patient's intent to move. The AlterG Anti-Gravity Treadmill® technology was originally developed for NASA and is the first device that uses patented differential air pressure technology. AlterG products are used by the NHS, the MOD for rehabilitation purposes, top professional sports teams including most Premiership Football Clubs, elite athletes, physiotherapy clinics, gyms and health clubs around the world.


AlterG® Releases Stride Smart Technology for M/F320 Anti-Gravity Treadmills

AlterG®, sports and medical technology creator of Anti-Gravity Treadmills®, is releasing a new gait analytics technology for their M/F320 Anti-Gravity Treadmills, allowing therapists to see the direct effects of unweighting during therapy. This new technology integrates intuitive more

AlterG™ Acquires Tibion Bionic Leg

AlterG™, the revolutionary training and rehabilitation company that launched the first Anti-Gravity Treadmill, today announced the acquisition of Tibion, creator of the first wearable bionic leg. “We are building a world-class portfolio of the most innovative and important more

AlterG® Announces Appointment of New CEO

AlterG, leader in medical and sports technology and emerging in the health and wellness space, today announced the appointment of Mr. Sanjay Gupta as CEO. Mr. Gupta comes to AlterG from healthcare powerhouse Johnson & Johnson, where he held both domestic and international more

AlterG Introduces LiftAccess to Product Line

AlterG, the revolutionary training and rehabilitation company, today announced the addition of a new accessory to the AlterG line, the LiftAccess. The device provides extra support for low-functioning patients by assisting them -- from a wheelchair or other support -- directly more

AlterG Recognized by Fast Company as a Most Innovative Company

AlterG®, the revolutionary anti-gravity training and rehabilitation company, today announced that it has been recognized by the editors of Fast Company as one of the World's Top Ten Most Innovative Companies in Sports. AlterG ranks 5th in the category, which also includes Nike, more

FDA clears G-Trainer anti-gravity treadmill for medical applications

February 19, 2008, Menlo Park, CA – Alter-G, Inc., developers of the G-Trainer anti-gravity treadmill, today announced that the FDA has cleared the company for marketing the G-Trainer as a medical device. The G-Trainer is applicable for medical uses in rehabilitation after more

Image placeholder title

Osprey Packs Introduces Award Winning Anti-Gravity™ Technology into Hydration and Kids Carriers for Spring 2016

Cortez, CO – July 23, 2015– Osprey Packs, a leader in creating top-quality, high-performance, innovative packs to comfortably and efficiently carry gear, is building on the successful introduction of their Anti-Gravity™ Suspension System and utilizing this ground-breaking more


World’s First Anti-Gravity Helmet Launched by Rudy Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Denver, CO - Rudy Project, Italian crafters of performance sunglasses and helmets since 1985, are proud to introduce the world’s most non-groundbreaking aero helmet ever designed: the Wing57 Anti-Grav. This revolutionary helmet incorporates several more

AlterG™ Retains OutsidePR

Fremont, Calif., (May 23, 2011) – The revolutionary training and rehabilitation company AlterG today announced its hiring of OutsidePR as its agency of record. AlterG products are used by athletes such as Paula Radcliffe, Dathan Ritzenheim, Kara Goucher and Shannon Rowbury -- more