The Yowza Captiva is the best elliptical Yowza Fitness do, it has all their innovative features and the only one with variable motion technology so users of all sizes can get a good workout. This is combined with the patented upper body workout system so you get the best total body results for the effort you put in.
- Large vivid multi color display gives detailed information before, during and after your workout
- Comfortable self pivoting pedals and magnetic resistance ensures a smooth natural ride
- Built in sound system with hi fi speakers and docking station for an ipod
- Built to last with robotically welded steel and a good warranty that includes labor
Yowza Captiva Elliptical Review
Yowza Fitness are owned by 2 experts in the fitness equipment industry that have a combined experience of over 49 years. They’ve been able to incorporate the latest technologies and designs in Yowza equipment. They manage this while still keeping the cost of their units very reasonable when considering everything that comes as standard. The Captiva represents the pinnacle of their elliptical trainers.
It comes with a variable motion system which means workouts can target different parts of the body by changing the stride length from 18″ up to 32″. This is something you only find in high end ellipticals and is available in the Yowza Captiva. The resistance is how most users will vary their workouts and there is a good variety here. The low levels are suitably gentle while the higher levels will give a tough ride. This caters to all fitness levels.
The workout programs are varied and entertaining. They target users with different aims for their workouts whether it’s weight loss or fitness. They give you a good challenge and keep you motivated during exercise. There’s a fat burning and calorie counting program for those wanting weight loss and shape. Then there’s endurance with 8 different intensities for fitness enthusiasts. There are 10 other programs each providing a different workout experience.
The heart rate program is recommended, it uses the Polar heart rate transmitter strap which is included. You strap it around your chest and it reads your heart rate and sends the signal to the elliptical. The program changes the resistance as you ride to keep your heart rate beating at the optimum level for maximum results. This way of exercising means you get the most benefit from the work you do.
On top of all the features that give you a good workout for any size of user and any fitness aim you have the little extras you’ll appreciate. This includes a 3 speed fan to keep you cool as you ride. Then you have the sound system so you can enjoy your favorite music as you workout. If you’re looking for the best in home fitness from an elliptical then the Yowza Fitness Captiva is it. It has all the features you need and it’s built to last.