Patent Number: 6,254,514

Title: Exercise methods and apparatus

Abstract: An exercise apparatus includes a force receiving member movable relative to a frame. A roller is rotatably mounted on a first crank and supports a rearward portion of the force receiving member. A link is rotatably interconnected between a second crank and an intermediate portion of the force receiving member. The cranks, the roller, and the link cooperate with the force receiving member to move the latter in a desired path.

Inventors: Maresh; Joseph D. (West Linn, OR), Stearns; Kenneth W. (Houston, TX)


International Classification: A63B 23/04 (20060101); A63B 23/035 (20060101); A63B 069/16 (); A63B 022/04 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018